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WISE, VIRGINIA-JULY 25: A baby sits in a stroller in the parking lot of the Virginia-Kentucky Fairgrounds as the familiy waits for free medical care from the Remote Area Medical (RAM) Expedition in the heart of the Appalachian mountains when the gates open at dawn July 25, 2009. Many slept overnight in their cars, trucks, RVS or in tents. The two and half-day event helped provide health care for 2,715 people, uninsured or underinsured with unaffordable co-pays or high deductibles for their insurance policies. Organizers estimate that they provide over $1.6 million USD worth of care.