I needed surgery due to endometriosis. I have subsidies to help my pay for insurance premiums but still had over $1500 in medical bills after. What makes anyone think I can afford this? If I have subsidies it's apparent I needs help financially as a single Mom with 3 kids. I couldn't afford my premiums so what makes anyone think I have $1500 laying around? As a result of this, even though I have insurance, I often do not go to the doctors because I'm worried about bills I cannot pay.
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