Dementia cases will triple in the coming decades. The expenses and social devastation will be hard to control.
Sandeep Patel, open innovation manager and KidneyX project director, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to share more details.
But even if the ACA disappeared, the government would still have a giant footprint in health and disease research. The National Institutes of Health’s annual budget and what the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services pays out for kidney dialysis both equal about $35 billion.