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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Stretching Your Dollar by Shannon M. Medisky

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Chapter 7
Health Care Without the Hefty Cost
In This Chapter
• Health products: what to buy, what to avoid
• What if you’re uninsured?
• Health insurance extras
• Medication for less
• Home remedies
Staying healthy is one of our primary concerns. But sometimes, when even if you’re lucky enough to have health insurance, the coverage just isn’t enough and you have to pay more out-of-pocket than you’d like. In fact, the very cost of health insurance can make you sick to your stomach!
Take heart, though. You can minimize your health-care expenses while securing the best care possible.

Practice Prevention, Save $$$

It’s always more cost-effective to prevent a problem than to try to fix it later, especially when it comes to your health. Aside from ...

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