26 Feb '15, 4pm
"I’m a praying mother and that helps me daily" Read about this caretaker:
On July 4th, 2014, my 23-year-old son, Jordan, coming from the Washington DC suburbs, visited us (Barnett and Nelda Brown) in La Place, Louisiana. He wasn’t feeling well, so I convinced him to go to urgent care before leaving to return home. He was given antibiotics because he appeared to have three cysts in his left arm. He made a second trip to urgent care in Virginia to have the cysts lanced and was given a blood test during the procedure. On Monday July 14th, I received a call at 7 am call from my son. This never happens -- so I was concerned. Jordan said his gums were bleeding and would not stop. He’d also received the results of the blood test which was full of low and critical readings. The note on top of the report read “No platelets.” The doctor thought the lab work was a mistake, but convinced my son to seek additional medical help. On Monday night, he journeyed ...