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FYI

Chronic disease disproportionately affects low-income children, women and seniors in urban and rural locations.

Jimmy, Brenda and Patricia live in an urban area.

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THE COST OF CHRONIC RESPIRATORY DISEASE, DIABETES, AND HEART DISEASE TO THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

$488.7 Billion/year

*includes direct and indirect costs

  • PEDIATRIC ASTHMA COST TO THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM $14.7 BILLION/yr*

  • WOMEN'S DIABETES COST TO THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM $40 BILLION/yr*

  • SENIOR HEART DISEASE COST TO THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM $384 BILLION/yr*

  • Jimmy has been here his entire life.

    Jimmy enjoys playing sports after school with his friends.

  • Brenda has lived in this city for fifteen years.

    Brenda and her husband work long hours to support their family.

  • Patricia has lived in this city for her entire life.

    Patricia depends on her family for all of her needs.

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Jimmy: Final Step
Brenda: Step 1
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Brenda: Final Step
Patricia: Step 1
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Brenda: Final Step