Here’s how much each one of your body parts costs to treat
Every now and again, a story comes about a celebrity who takes out an enormous insurance policy on a part of their body. In high-stakes professional sports it’s actually quite common. But what about you—have you ever wondered how much your body parts are worth? Odd as it may sound, it’s an important consideration in the age of a fluctuating and often controversial healthcare system that demands hefty prices to heal flesh and bone. For this reason, we’ve developed a wonderful interactive to help people grasp the magnitude of costs involved in treating the human body, one part at a time.