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Next Avenue: The cost of long-term care is going to bankrupt us

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.

When policy makers, health care analysts and financial journalists talk about the staggering costs of long-term care, it’s often wonky, devoid of humanity.

We throw around statistics like this one from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: 52% of individuals turning 65 will require long-term care supports and services at some point in their lives.

But at a Bipartisa…
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