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Lessons of a weekend of free health care
USA Today - Adam Geller, Associated Press

The two-hour drive is done, but Hannah and Jack Hurst leave the Honda’s engine running. Hannah’s prayers have brought them here. Now there’s little to do but turn up the car’s heat, get some sleep and wait for morning — and a set of glass and metal doors to open. Still, Hannah doesn’t complain. The 26-year-old mother of three has waited “pretty much as long as I can remember” to escape the pain throbbing through her jaws.