Staying healthy would be a heck of a lot easier if all you had to do was follow a healthy diet and go to the gym. Unfortunately, neither of these will be of much help if you get into an accident, become injured, or develop a serious health condition.
That’s why over 84% of Americans will visit a doctor at least once each year.
But the issue in America isn’t exactly a physical lack of access to healthcare – though this is still a problem for a small portion of the population. The major issue is the insane cost of healthcare that leaves people wondering, “Do I really need to see a doctor for this?”
It’s a huge problem when Americans have to weigh paying their car insurance or visiting a doctor for health concerns in the year 2020.
But just how much are Americans spending on healthcare and where is the money actually going? Let’s find out with these 27 surprising healthcare spending statistics and trends.[Read more…] about 27 Surprising Healthcare Spending Statistics & Trends