It’s bad enough having a condition that requires you to use the healthcare system, without feeling the pain in your wallet too. Here are seven ways to save yourself some cash, and make the health system (and your tax contributions) work for you:
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Please note: this information was current as of August 2006 but is still a useful guide to today's market.
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