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Early cancer diagnoses increased after Obamacare went into place

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There was a slight increase in early-stage cancer diagnoses after the Affordable Care Act, often called “Obamacare,” went into effect in January 2014.

More than 20 million Americans were able to get insurance because of various ACA provisions in the years that followed its introductions, which might have led to more people getting screened for cancer.

Comparing data from 2013 and 2014, the study, which will be presented at the upcoming American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in June, the researchers from the American Cancer Society looked at the data from 273,000 patients, and focused on cancers that can be detected read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com