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Law to limit waning practice of rescission in state
Contra Costa Times

Of all the concerns facing the Simoes family in 2004, health insurance wasn’t one of them. Ana Simoes’ health insurance company had authorized her gall-bladder surgery. Her families’ thoughts mostly centered on getting through the procedure. Unfortunately, it didn’t go well. She left the hospital in a lot of pain. That night, breathing became very difficult so she returned to the hospital, where she spent five days with a collapsed lung.