By BETSY TAYLOR
Marjorie and Tim Riley of Bartlett, Tenn., describe themselves as private people, but they are telling their own story to illustrate the need for affordable, quality health insurance. It's something that has been a worry of theirs for decades, as they often didn't know from year to year if they could pay for needed health insurance.
Marjorie, better known as Bonnie, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1994 at age 33, when she was a stay-at-home mother. She woke up one morning unable to see out of her right eye. A battery of tests led doctors to the life-changing diagnosis.
By JULIE MINDA
Dr. Mark Kantrow, a physician at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, La., has joined two business partners in launching a palliative care app for mobile devices to support intensive care unit patients and family members.