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The Deadly Cost of Being Uninsured

An opinion piece by Health & Medicine Board Member Joe Feinglass has been published in Aljazeera America. A Research Professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Feinglass’s article addresses the costs, both financial and in terms of poor health outcomes, faced by individuals without insurance.

“For more than 40 years, studies have documented that continuously or intermittently uninsured adults have fewer doctor visits and receive less preventive care,” Dr. Feinglass writes.

Click here to read the full article.