Vivienne Parra is a mother and decorated U.S. Army Veteran.
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February 5, 2013
Sharing my story hasn't been easy, but I have faced a lot of battles in my life and this is just one more I know I can conquer. My hope is that by telling my story, as painful as it is, I am able to help other cancer patients who have been harassed or wrongfully terminated by their employer and educate them about their rights under the Family Medical Leave Act. My story begins in Virginia, long before I understood what Family Medical Leave was or that I would have to fight for it. I served as an employee at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical, then called Potomac Hospital, from August 2006...