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Cancer Survivors Face High Health Costs Over Long Term: Report
Date:6/15/2011

tic group for calling attention to the challenges that many people face in paying for health care," said Short. "Almost everybody has a friend or someone in their family who's had cancer, so it resonates. In a way, I think cancer survivors are poster children for a lot of the issues that we face as a society in considering whether and how to proceed with health care reform."

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The American Cancer Society provides more information on how cancer patients can find and pay for treatment.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: Penn State University, news release, June 13, 2011


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