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Cancerous Finances

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A new study shows a cancer diagnosis can take a serious financial toll
on patients.

The research published in the journal Health Affairs finds people with cancer are more than two-and-a-half times more likely to declare bankruptcy than people who don't have cancer. 

Younger patients have higher rates of bankruptcy than older patients.


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