November 12, 1999
To whom it may Concern,
Over a year and a half ago, I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis in all
extremities. As the months passed, even while on medication, it became
more and more difficult to move.
During the month of June, I was treated at the Palm Bay Community
Hospital, on an out patient basis, for a cyst on my back, between my shoulder
blades. Because of this surgery, I had to stop working. I could no longer
afford to pay for the room I rented and had to move in with my mother,
sharing her rented room.
On July 8, 1999 it is my understanding, that I had taken a seizure. I was in a
semi-conscious state for four days. When I awoke, I was told they
discovered a mass growing on the right side of my brain. At this time, it
became necessary to stop all my Rheumatoid Arthritis medication while the
doctors tried to find the cause of the growth. It was determined I had a very
rare Brain F...