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Better health, better education go hand in hand

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Better health, better education go hand in hand

Aware that health care costs are highest for the least educated, the Alliance for Excellent Education calculated state savings by combining the lifetime costs of Medicaid and expenditures for uninsured care, then multiplying this total by the number of students who drop out of South Carolina’s high schools. If these students were to graduate instead, the state would realize a significant benefit....Healthier and Wealthier argues that higher educational attainment improves a student’s future income, occupational status and social prestige, all of which contributes to improved individual health.
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