Thanks for sharing this, Cara - I had seen this link somewhere, but had no idea it was Jessica Earle.
On Apr 3, 2012, at 11:43 AM, Cara Bergman wrote:
Dear WAPF members,
to share that our WAPF Chapter Leader, Jessica Earle, recently discovered
that she has brain cancer. She suffered cluster headaches for two weeks
before going to the ER where they discovered a large tumor in her right frontal
lobe. She was transferred to Johns Hopkins where they removed the tumor
only to find that it was cancerous and Stage IV (glioblastoma multiforme).
Jessica is 37 and has only been married for 4 months.
consulted Dr. Cowan who suggested she see Dr. Burzynski in Houston http://www.burzynskiclinic.com/. Dr.
Burzynski apparantly has had success treating people with this type of
cancer. Unfortunately, the clinic is very expensive. She
has health insurance, but it does not cover the treatments she
will need which could be as much as $200,000 or more.
created a blog to help her tell her story and to also raise money for this very
expensive treatment in hope that we can save her life. I hope that you will take
a moment to check out the short video by following this
Jessica has been connected to
WAPF for over a decade. I remember when the two of us flew to Chicago for
one of the annual conferences and in the airport as we were running late for our
plane, she dropped a full glass bottle of beet kvass. It caused such a
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