Avalere Health LLC predicts after analyzing data from Medicare that the average premium will rise by 24 percent to $37 a month for all standalone drug plans, compared to $30 past year.
How can this be? With a slowing economy, aren't goods and services supposed to get cheaper? Growing health care costs are going to sink this country's economic balance (or there lack of).
I hope whoever gets into office this next term, will focus on these issues over the next 4 years. I am seriously worried that we are going to face some really tough economic times this next year or two.