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AHRQ News and Numbers provides statistical highlights on the use and cost of health services and health insurance in the United States. The statistics are drawn from AHRQ's three principal data programs:

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Date Title
3/20/12 Six in 10 Obese Adults Have Joint Pain
3/7/12 Hospital Readmission Rates Higher for Chronic Conditions
1/25/12 Hospital Stays Involving C. difficile Infections Leveled Off After 300 Percent Increase Since 1993
1/12/12 Most Health Care Costs Incurred by Few Americans

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