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Americans are paying for the amazing progress in medicine, which has given them the illusion that almost anything is possible, said Prof. Warren."It was very unlikely 30 years ago that an ordinary family could run up a half-million dollar medical bill, yet today that can happen in a matter of weeks in a major medical centre," she said. "We can do extraordinary things -- we can save tiny little babies born with defective hearts or older people who can live many more productive years -- but the price is more than middle-class families can afford."
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