Hip Surgery

I have been diagnosed with  degenerative arthritis in my hips, and I have to have hip replacement.  The condition is deteriorating to the point where I can no longer put off the surgery, and the pain is getting worse each day.  My ability to move my right leg is getting worse and worse, and I have about 40 percent movement.

The Veterans Administration won't cover it, so I have to go to private medical services to get the surgery.  There are four different deductibles for the surgery.  Even with my insurance from work I am looking at several thousand dollars in medical bills, in addition to the time lost at work for surgery and recovery.  I am hoping to raise enough money to cover my deductibles and living expenses while I recover. 

Any amount you can donate is appreciated.  If you can't donate, sharing this forward could be just as helpful.  Thank you.
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Organizer

Gene Mar 
Organizer
Evanston, IL
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