Breast Cancer Patient Denied Medical Treatment Because He's A MAN

October 5, 2015

It's rare, but not uncommon for men to get breast cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that 2,140 new cases of breast cancer in men are diagnosed each year.

Raymond Johnson, a 26 year-old, uninsured tradesman from South Carolina who specializes in tile installation, was stunned when he found out he was among those few. But, he was even more dismayed when he found out that Medicaid would not cover his treatment, because he is a man.