Tag: health insurance

  • Cost of Medical Care Leads to Delays for Many Americans: Survey

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    June 3, 2022 – Nearly 7 out of 10 Americans have put off a doctor’s appointment or medical procedure because of the cost, according to a recent WebMD survey. The results showed that 69% of the 701 respondents had cost issues, with age and gender representing important factors in the decision to delay medical care. […]

  • Is taking out critical illness insurance worth it?

    Is taking out critical illness insurance worth it?

    Data gathered by the American Heart Association (AHA) in 2019 has shown that about 720,000 people in the country experience a heart attack each year, while one person suffers a stroke every 40 seconds. Figures from the American Cancer Society, meanwhile, indicate that both men and women in the US have a 33% chance of […]