Video: The cost of US healthcare

Many in the US are hoping a new US president can reform its healthcare system.

     

     
      Counting the cost of US healthcare  
     

    Many Americans are hoping a new US president can address problems with the country's health care system, where even the most common treatments are expensive, and private insurance is often the only protection for anyone who falls ill.

    Casey Kaufmann reports from a New York hospital.

     
     

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