Old  August 3rd, 2009, 8:01am     #1
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my daughter is sick
My 22 yr. old Daughter who lives in Astoria, OR has been really sick for over a week now and we think she has Swine Flu because she has all the symptoms.

She is going to the ER when it gets light out because she has to walk 6 blocks to the hospital, she doesn't drive and doesn't know anyone with a car and doesn't have $ for a cab.

I feel really terrible that I can't help her, it's a 5 hour drive from me and my car is not running well and I'm not sure I could make it and I am worried that if I did get there that I might catch whatever she has.

She also does not have health insurance and she is worried will lose her job if she misses too many days.. it took months to get this job and she barely makes enough to pay rent and buy food

It's a really sucky situation and I am very worried
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  Old  August 3rd, 2009, 8:43am     #2
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I hope she feels better soon!

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  Old  August 3rd, 2009, 8:53am     #3
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  Old  August 3rd, 2009, 12:06pm     #4
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I hope she gets better really soon.
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  Old  August 3rd, 2009, 10:11pm     #5
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I am sorry that your daughter is sick and I hope she gets to feeling better and that she does not loose her job because of it. I also feel sorry for you because I know how hard it is on a mother when things are not going good with their children---especially if they are not in a position where they can go to them or help them out. I really hope things are better for both of you soon.
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  Old  August 4th, 2009, 2:24am     #6
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I hope she is doing better soon.
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  Old  August 6th, 2009, 7:28pm     #7
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Hope she feels well soon
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