NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The health care sector has been ground zero in the ongoing ideological battle that shut down the U.S. government this month. Regardless of anyone's politics, the health care sector will become an increasingly important part of the market as global demographics provide a positive catalyst while domestic politics create a negative catalyst or at the very least create uncertainty.The more than 70 million baby boomers are, of course, moving into retirement which provides the expectation of needing more medical attention. Other economically developed countries also have aging populations and while emerging markets tend to have younger populations, increased economic prosperity in those countries should mean more demand for advanced health care options.
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