According to a chain email making the rounds, people over 75 years old will be denied cancer treatment under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, after President Barack Obama.
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Says “At age 76 when you most need it, you are not eligible for cancer treatment” under Affordable Care Act.
Chain email on June 3, 2013