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As Affordable Care Act Sputters out of the Gate, Medicationdiscountcard.com Offers Survival Tips for Those Forgoing Health Insurance Coverage in 2014
Date:11/19/2013

MARGATE CITY, N.J., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The slow, rocky beginnings of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have raised concerns about what might happen if millions of people choose to remain uninsured. The early numbers paint a troubling picture -- not enough people are signing up through the Health Insurance Marketplaces to make the program sustainable. For those that go without insurance, Medicationdiscountcard.com provides a backup for dealing with at least one aspect of healthcare costs: the high price of prescription drugs.

Medicationdiscountcard.com has no eligibility requirements, and printing out a prescription discount card takes only minutes. Users simply show the card to their local pharmacist, who enters the necessary data one time; after the first visit, users will see discounts of up to 75% on a laundry list of medications, both brand name and generic. Prescription discount cards are accepted at all major, national pharmacies, including Wal-Mart, Walgreens, CVS, and Rite Aid.

Jeremy Duboys, spokesperson for Medicationdiscountcard.com, framed the issue this way: "People without health insurance will still be faced with enormous bills in the event of a serious illness, especially one requiring long-term treatment. Prescription drugs can quickly erode a family budget. Medicationdiscountcard.com is one option for cutting these costs."

Without health insurance, the importance of healthy living is magnified: a balanced diet, regular exercise and 7 to 8 hours of sleep a night are essential to keeping the immune system humming along smoothly. Of course, even the healthiest people get sick from time to time. "Don't get sick" isn't a healthcare policy that works in the long run.

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