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Consumer Price Index: Most Medical Price Hikes Stall

April 21, 2016

Medical price inflation matched changes in other prices charged to consumers in March with a slight uptick of 0.1 percent. Prescription drugs, nursing homes and adult day care, eyeglasses and health insurance continued to experience higher inflation than other items. Prices for many health goods and services actually dropped.

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