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Christian Scientists seek prayer provision
San Francisco Chronicle - Victoria Colliver, Chronicle Staff Writer

If the final version of the health care legislation being hammered out in Congress requires all Americans to carry health insurance, Susan Breuer thinks it’s only fair that the new law cover those who rely on her form of medical treatment: prayer. ” ‘Why’ isn’t the question,” Breuer said. It’s “Why are we excluding it?” A lifelong Christian Scientist, Breuer of San Mateo is a full-time practitioner, meaning she provides prayer professionally for the purposes of healing.