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September 16, 2009

Out Of Work, Out Of Insurance

Cindy Shawcross thought she had done everything right. She went to school, got a good job, and she thought she had good health care insurance. Then she got cancer and spent her savings paying for her treatments. 

Now Cindy says she can't afford to take her kids to the doctor for minor injuries like sprained ankles and broken fingers. She tells Dick how her insurance woes have forced her to make decisions she never thought she'd have to make.

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