Americans Skipping Medications Due to High Costs

January 29, 2015 9:50 PM

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Prescription drugs are being skipped by many patients across the United States, due to high costs. How serious is the problem? (Photo : Flickr / Eric Hunsaker)

Americans are skipping medications due to high costs, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As many as 8 percent of all adults in the United States avoid drugs because of the cost, according to officials.

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