Wednesday, January 19, 2005

Nailing down the cause of pain -- Update

As a follow-up to an earlier blog, the construction worker who discovered a 4-inch nail in his head is going to change careers. He is now going to make pizzas.

Patrick Lawler is also saddled with $100,000 in medical bills as he was uninsured. "I was self-employed on the job," he said. "I would have had to carry my own health insurance. But I didn't think I'd shoot myself with a nail, you know?"