No, this post is not a "must read," but I have found an article that everyone interested in the high cost of American health care must read if they are to be well-informed on this subject.
I refer to "Bitter Pill," an incredibly thorough, highly-detailed article in the March 4 issue of Time Magazine. The author, Steve Brill, is a respected veteran journalist who has dug deeply into the subject of health care practices and costs.
Read the article and get well-informed on just why there is a health care crisis in this country that affects us all. It is a very long article, but it has to be in order to competently cover this complicated subject: