- Authors: Studies show patients with health care coverage fare better physically and financially
- Insurance increases the odds that people will survive deadly diseases, they say
Chris Hansen is president of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Kevin L. Hagan is CEO of the American Diabetes Association, Nancy Brown is CEO of the American Heart Association, and Cyndi Zagieboylo is president and CEO of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The opinions expressed in this commentary are those of the authors.
(CNN)Legal and political experts will be discussing the ramifications of the Supreme Court's historic ruling in King v. Burwell for months to come, but the case's impact is purely personal for 6.4 million people in 34 states.