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Do you help pay premiums or taxes for most people who get lung diseases from first-hand smoking?
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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine
In brief: Yes.
When we pay our insurance premiums, that money is used to pay for disease treatment for others (and ourselves) - including people who smoke, or motorcycle without a helmet, or who do countless other things that aren't good for their health.
When we pay taxes, part of that money goes to medicare, which is also a form of health insurance.

In brief: Yes.
When we pay our insurance premiums, that money is used to pay for disease treatment for others (and ourselves) - including people who smoke, or motorcycle without a helmet, or who do countless other things that aren't good for their health.
When we pay taxes, part of that money goes to medicare, which is also a form of health insurance.
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