Where America’s Health Care Dollars Are Spent

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Low back pain and neck pain topped U.S. health care spending in 2016, beating out 153 other health conditions, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association in March 2020. It looked at payments by Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, and individuals (i.e., out-of-pocket expenses) over 20 years beginning in 1996. Low […]

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