Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Commonwealth Fund Weighs in on Health Tax Ruling
Researchers from the Commonwealth Fund and the National Women’s Law Center found that nearly 40 percent of women have a chronic condition that requires regular treatment, compared with just 30 percent of men. And 60 percent of women are on prescription drug regimens compared with just 44 percent of men.
Women are also more likely than men to face certain mental health problems, such as depression. The disparities are even greater for women of color....