Medicaid provides health care for families and individuals with low income and resources. Many across the country wouldn't otherwise have health care.
Yet some say they don't want to pay for others' health care because people are too lazy to pay for it themselves. But Medicaid actually goes to those who really need it.
When he was a year old, my little brother was adopted by my parents through Utah Foster Care. He came with many drug-related problems due to his birth mother's addiction. In his six years, this has caused many health problems, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, sensory processing disorder and even symptoms of drug addition withdrawal.