From the Democratic Party of Virginia (note: first posted at the Roanoke Times):
Swecker: Affordable Care Act gives cancer patients a chance
DPVA Chair Susan Swecker...
by Kellen Squire
This Fourth of July was my first as a political candidate. It was surreal, like nothing I've ever done before. I've been...
Last Sunday evening at 6:10 my wife and I walked into the MRI section of Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington. She had been having severe back pain and in order for her physician to make a referral to a pain management specialist an MRI of the affected area was a prerequisite.
She returned home from the hospital after 7 last night, with both of our lives changed forever.
Some of you have been following our saga. If you have not and want details over time, you can go to my user page at Daily Kos and begin with the posting on Sunday 1/27 and simply read those with lots of comments through Friday 2/1.
Or you can continue to the extended text where I will offer a more succinct recounting.