The $2.8 trillion question: Are health costs growing fast again?

A four-year slowdown in health spending growth could be coming to an end.

Americans used more medical care in 2013 as the economy recovered, new reports show. Federal data suggests that health care spending is now growing just as quickly as it was prior to the recession.

And that's not good. The ACA was never set up in a way to contain out-of-control costs which are due to numerous problems in the US healthcare system.