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Special Mattresses - Arthritic Back Condition

Mattresses and special bed boards prescribed by a doctor bought specifically to alleviate an arthritic condition are deductible as a medical itemized deduction on IRS Schedule A subject to the 10% / 7.5% MAGI limitation.

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