Health Care on Life Support: New Mexicans Tell Us What Reform Looks Like

Weekly Alibi | July 20, 2009
Froozan Parwana is one of more than 400,000 New Mexicans without health insurance. Her trip to the emergency room last summer, which cost more than $300, was a harsh introduction to what awaits patients without medical coverage. The hospital bill forced Parwana to take fewer college classes.

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