They Said I was Faking My Broken Leg – by D.M.

They Said I was Faking My Broken Leg – by D.M.

Dateline Lumley: A 62-year-old woman wrote, “I fell down the stairs and my leg really, really hurt. Because I have a high tolerance for pain I thought it was just bruised. I refused initial treatment because I couldn’t afford the $4.00 to see medical. The...
Open Heart Surgery Denied! – T.H.

Open Heart Surgery Denied! – T.H.

I sustained infective endocarditis from dental work done at Perryville because they refused pre-treatment antibiotics. knowing that I have heart valve problems. This caused damage to my aortic root. Aortic root surgery is very grave and risky. The Mayo Clinic only...
Medical Neglect Leads to Open Heart Surgery

Medical Neglect Leads to Open Heart Surgery

For 2 years, 53-year old T.H. tried to tell Santa Cruz medical that she has a severe heart problem. Medical said “Prove it.” and she said, “Ask for my records, or do an echocardiogram that does prove it.” Instead, they gave her a major ticket...