Just as when a healthy body comes into contact with a diseased one and contracts its illnesses, a healthy nation engaging in trade with a relatively unhealthy one can also catch all sorts of maladies. A certain layer of prudent protection is required or the healthy nation will grow sick. And just as a sickness can cause chain reactions leading to all manner of other problems, a trade illness can bring about the same state of affairs for a nation. America has caught a fever but refuses to recognize it, and the fever is running rampant through our national body, untreated and looking to grow worse. A Value-Added Tax could be the answer we need.
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As health care costs continue to skyrocket in this nation, an increasing number of Americans are turning to ‘medical tourism,’ where they visit another country for a procedure, in order to save money, which could cost even more American jobs.