Graphing the cost of healthcare…

This supports my theory that the enormous jump in life expectancy in America in the past 100 years isn’t related to modern medicine. It’s because we cleaned our water, developed vaccines, and invented antibiotics. We saved the children, and now modern medicine is flailing around selling relative snake oil to now try and save the old people who’ve terrorized their bodies since surviving childhood.

Health Care Spending XY Chart

 

Graphic from: http://peltiertech.com/WordPress/graphing-the-cost-of-health-care/

 

Dont hold back Jay…tell us what you really think 😉

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A busy Academic Orthopedic Surgeon, Digital Strategist, Chief Medical Officer and father... intently and efficiently navigating the intersection of Social Media and Health Care.
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