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Provider quickly becomes a patient

Provider quickly becomes a patient

In the 2012 file photo, Derek Neal, who was diagnosed with non-smoker lung cancer, said each day with his wife and children - son Gabe,then  9, and daughter Emma, then 5 - was a gift. Derek died Saturday less than a year after he was diagnosed with non-smoker's lung cancer.

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Medical provider suddenly becomes a patient

Medical provider suddenly becomes a patient

Over Labor Day weekend, registered nurse and current medical student Derek Neal unexpectedly went from the role of health-care provider to gravely ill patient.

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