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Happy 50th Birthday, Medicare

Here's a bit of good news for Medicare, the popular government program that's turning 50 this week. Older Americans on Medicare are spending less time in the hospital; they're living longer; and the cost of a typical hospital stay has actually come down over the past 15 years, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. http://goo.gl/wjJnyx #FullNewsAudioAvailable #NPR

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