Being disabled is expensive

American healthcare is extremely expensive for the majority of its inhabitants

I am disabled. I have survived blood cancer. I have numerous mental health conditions. I have numerous physical health conditions (most of them are predominantly joint problems). I also have a condition that affects my immune system, which means overall I am more likely to get sick than my peers.

In the average week for me, I am spending about $80 on copays. Depending on what’s going on that month, it can easily go…