METI Journal - English Edition
2014 September issue
- The potential of healthcare is ever-expanding! (PDF:1,018KB)
Japan’s annual national medical care expenditure now exceeds 38 trillion yen, one third of which covers lifestyle-related diseases.
What if this stupendous cost of medical care can be shifted to an investment in preventive health control?
This approach to reaching the potential of healthcare is already starting.
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