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Subject:  Re: I HAVE LEUKEMIA .... NO BS, JUST FACT Date:  4/30/2013  12:39 PM
Author:  willynaylor Number:  1874222 of 2111384

Had a heart attack 16 or so years ago and was in a coma for 10 days. That alone was around $120,000, then went to another hospital to get one of the first defibrilators in the area, the was another $50,000, the the batteries wore out on that (normal) in five or so years so another $50,000 , that one shorted out and was covered under warrantee, then five or so years later, the batteries wore out on the next one ... another $50,000 or so .... this one has at least another 4 years left on it.

Guess that answers why great insurance in necessary.



Or just better batteries.

Maybe Obama can fund a solar-battery solution, eh?

Good luck.

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