The USA has recognized the value add of our cords to the supply chain, and awarded them with a 0% duty. UNTIL the USA imposed a 25% Section 301 Tariff. Applying a penalty fee towards critical equipment replacement for hospitals and nursing homes should have been baked in as a necessary exemption.
Health care costs for seniors are crazy, and that's assuming you don't have any major medical problems. The average cost of nursing care is more than $80,000 per year, and private health care is even more than that.
Caring for an aging or sick relative is not always so easy. In addition to the physical demands of caring for such loved ones, tending to sick people can take a mental toll, potentially contributing to a condition referred to as caregiver stress.