CBS News medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPookare forcing more Americans to scrimp on health care.
The CBS News Medical Unit compiled the following information:
Often, people who are uninsured are eligible for more help than they may think.
The case workers at your state's Medicaid office might be able to help you evaluate options. Find information here.
Also, you can check out some Web sites designed to help the uninsured, including Cover The Uninsured, a project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Access 2 Wellness, a Johnson and Johnson site and the New York online directory.
And the U.S. Department of Health And Human Services has a resource page.