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Over the past half century, the government has become ever more involved in the provision of health care services in the U.S. Medicare and Medicaid were put into place in 1965. Healthcare spending in relation to GDP was in single digits in 1960, prior to the passage of these programs. Today, that number is over 17%, or over $9,000 per person. Adjusted for inflation, this is almost a nine-fold increase.Read More