The simply fact is this- our nation spends an unbelievable amount of money on healthcare costs. Regardless of your political, social, or economic views, healthcare costs will affect you during some moment in your life. On the upside though, a large majority of healthcare costs care easily avoided with simple ways and changes to your lifestyle that will not only leave you feeling much better, but will also lower your cost of CT insurance for your health.
In case you’re wondering about just how much we spend on healthcare costs, here’s some pretty alarming statistics:
– the United States spends $3 trillion a year on health care.
– What does that mean in terms of a single person? Well it’s about seventeen cents out of every dollar spent! How unbelievable is that?!
– Unfortunately, fifty percent of the $3 trillion is spent on healthcare costs that can be avoided by simply living a healthy lifestyle.
Living a healthier lifestyle is what we can do to not only lower our personal cost of healthcare, but change the whole culture of healthcare in our nation. Now that doesn’t mean you have to go run a marathon tomorrow. But small steps can make a big difference, so put down the pizza and eat a salad, while turning off the television and going for a walk. Not only will this change your life, but chances are you’ll inspire someone else to change as well, and that’s a chain reaction we all want to see!