Health spending growing rapidly; Rising drug costs help fuel 5.3 percent increase in 2014

U.S. health care spending last year grew at the fastest pace since President Barack Obama took office, driven by expanded coverage under his namesake law and rapidly rising prescription drug costs, the government said Wednesday. After five years of historically low growth, national health expenditures increased by 5.3 percent in [...]

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