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China healthcare costs forcing patients into crippling debt

Public health insurance is wide-reaching, but the coverage is basic
Monday, July 11, 2016 - 05:50


AS China's medical bills rise steeply, outpacing government insurance provision, patients and their families are increasingly turning to loans to pay for healthcare, adding to the country's growing burden of consumer debt.

While public health insurance reaches nearly all

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