Comments for: Woman’s death epitome of health system’s failure

Posted Sept. 23, 2009, at 7:03 p.m.

Nikki White, a young Tennessee woman, had lupus, a serious but treatable disease. If she had lived in Japan, France, or one of many other countries, she would have received treatment and could have …

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