Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Article Suggests "One-Third of Uninsured Are Chronically Ill"

According to a HealthDay article, the combination of chronic illness and a lack of insurance is a ‘lethal’ one.

The article suggests that between 1997 and 2006, access to healthcare for the chronically ill got worse.

Only seven chronic conditions were examined, though, not including rheumatoid arthritis – which usually is - or lupus.

You can read the article in its entirety, here.

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