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NIA Says Health Care Will Cause U.S. Dollar Collapse
Date:7/7/2009

FORT LEE, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association today released the following statement to its http://inflation.us members:

"It is becoming increasingly likely that health care will be the straw that causes the U.S. Dollar to collapse. There is no doubt about it that health care costs are out-of-control in America. Unfortunately, most Americans are calling for the government to do something about astronomical health care costs, when the government is actually the cause of the crisis and will only make it much worse.

Medicare costs have increased from $3 billion in 1966 to an estimated $408 billion in 2009. This equals a compound annual growth rate of 12% and proves that inflation gravitates towards parts of the economy where government is involved in the most. Health care now accounts for 17% of the U.S. GDP, and by 2017 it is estimated that one out of every $5 spent in this country will be on health care.

Isn't it amazing that the one area of medical care that is going down in price is plastic surgery and other cosmetic procedures, because it is the area where the government is involved in the least? Free market forces dictate plastic surgery prices, because health insurance typically does not cover it.

Today we have a system where tax free health benefits from employers force Americans into expensive health insurance plans that encourage individuals to claim every small doctor's visit. This creates abuse of the system with Americans going to the emergency room for unnecessary reasons, knowing they will only have to pay a $10 co-pay.

If Americans were able to take home the cost of their health insurance plans, in the form of higher wages, they would then be able to purchase cheaper health insurance plans on their own that cover only bad accidents and major emergencies. If they wanted to see
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