I worry about our countries healthcare. Those that need it, aren't getting it. We pay for our own because our works are so small.
I worry about people like my nephew Emerson that may loose Medicaid. They have helped him with hearing aids, a walker, a wheelchair, therapies and more.
Trisomy 18 is considered Incompatable With Life in hospitals. My sister did nothing to help him in the beginning. Once he hit 2 months, and was still growing she chose to fight for him. He is showing us that he is Compatible With Life. He's potty trained, can understand yes and no, is happy most of the time, walks, and more.
I've been emailing and calling my senators to help save Medicaid. There is a list of Senators, and how to get ahold of them here: http://contact411.blogspot.com/2017/05/us-senators-115th-congress.html
You can use my nephew Emerson's story, or a story of someone you know to make them understand how Medicaid has helped.
Their phones should be ringing off the hook, but people just aren't standing up for those that need it the most.
If you don't know what to say there are helpful scripts here: https://medicaid.publicrep.org/feature/call/
Thank you so much!
Emerson thanks you too!