'It Costs Too Much to Be Healthy' (video) American Academy of Pediatrics Loading video... Caption The high cost of health care is deterring parents from taking their children to the doctor or buying prescription medication, regardless of how much money they make or whether they have health insurance, according to a study to be presented Sunday, May 2, at the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting in Denver. Study author Lauren E. Wisk, a doctoral student and graduate research assistant in the School of Medicine and Public Health at University of Wisconsin, Madison, discusses her findings in a video. Credit School of Medicine and Public Health at University of Wisconsin, Madison Usage Restrictions Video should be embargoed until Monday, May 2. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.