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Committee on FinanceIntroducedApril 5th, 2017
- senate Committees
Obesity has significant negative effects on a person’s physical and mental state, and having Medicare cover more treatments would help beneficiaries.
This is a personal issue and there are already questions about Medicare’s long-term solvency, covering more obesity treatments would only worsen that outlook.