The option to ignore it is vanishing, even for parents with “good” insurance that buffers from the up-front costs.
NPY works as a natural tranquilizer that controls anxiety and buffers the effects of stress hormones like norepinephrine.
buffer buff·er (bŭf'ər)
A substance that minimizes change in the acidity of a solution when an acid or base is added to the solution. v. buff·ered, buff·er·ing, buff·ers
To treat a solution with a buffer.