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Plans are in place to provide better health care
The Desert Sun

I recently informed a 28-year-old mother of three that the lemon size mass in her breast could be breast cancer. She couldn’t afford health care, so she avoided it for a year as it grew in size. Her unbearable fear led her to the emergency department, the place of last recourse for many uninsured patients. The economic crisis has left too many Coachella Valley residents like her without health insurance and unable to afford health care.