Wide-Ranging Costs Drive $2.7T U.S. Medical Expense

Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Bloomberg Big Number," Betty Liu highlights the wide-ranging prices patients face for health care services as total medical costs in the U.S. reached $2.7 trillion in 2011. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

Is U.S. Economy Closer to Recession Than We Think?
23:31 - David Zervos, chief market strategist at Jefferies, and Bloomberg Intelligence's Richard Yamarone discuss the risk of the United States entering a recession and the health of the U.S. economy. They speak on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)
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