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Many Can’t Keep Up With Medical Expenses

In Uncategorized on April 1, 2011 at 9:06 am

The number of people who skipped seeing a doctor so they could pay for food and housing more than doubled during the last five years. the number who went without prescription medications doubled during the same period. Overall, 16%of adults in the Cincinnati area went without medical care, up from 10% in 2005. 25% of adults in the region having trouble paying medical bills. This information comes form a survey conducted by the Health Care Foundation of Greater Cincinnati and the University of Cincinnati.

Filing bankruptcy helps people keep up with medical expenses. It eliminates past medical and other debts. That allow them to pay ongoing expenses without having to make debt payments at the same time.