Woman with rare cancer fighting insurer to cover transplant
Published: March 9, 2014 - 10:55 PM
| Updated: March 11, 2014 - 05:02 PM
By Cheryl Powell
Beacon Journal medical writer
Jeanne Ralston-Astalos (front) with her husband Jim Astalos and her children Marcus Ralston, 16 (left) and Chelsea Ralston, 23, at her home in Northfield. She is battling her insurance company to cover a liver transplant that doctors say is her only chance for survival after a rare form of cancer spread from her sinuses to her liver. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
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