The only good thing that can be said about aging is that it’s better than the alternative. It’s also more expensive, and as society ages, we’re going to have to figure out how we pay for it. Read more here.
Source: McArdle, Megan. “Start worrying about long-term care.” Bloomberg. 5 December 2016. https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-12-05/start-worrying-about-long-term-care?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_BDgFfdqYLYITX7Qzhl_HoL8w-NY1u8z-NKLmAQV-tX3P3lLrb0arKzyUzv3BzzfeRgSCYtHCM7D55DWB1cMjHSXRA7A&_hsmi=38771849&utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Daily+Health+Policy+Report&utm_content=38771849&utm_medium=email&utm_source=hs_email.