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Expanded Medi-Cal will bring federal money in reform
Sacramento Bee

Earlier this year, a San Bernardino doctor told a middle-aged patient named Lupe that she was facing a life-or-death situation. Her blood glucose level was alarmingly high, and she was diagnosed with diabetes.

Over the years, Lupe has held multiple part-time jobs requiring strenuous manual labor and long hours, but no job ever offered her health insurance. Being uninsured and diagnosed with a complex and potentially life-threatening condition was frightening to her.