22 juin 2015
Teri Thorson gave birth to her son Lucian vaginally with some forceps assistance. She often has to correct people who assume he is not her biological son when they see her wheelchair. An early portfolio shot catches her gazing confidently into the camera, a woman ready to take on the world.
Cory Parsons was always seeking out adventure and pushing the boundaries. He had already had several romances by the time he was 23, and in the summer
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Life as they knew it ended for both of them when accidents put them first in hospital, then in wheelchairs. A car crash left Thorson paralyzed from the chest down at age 25. As they were driving to the beach, an unmarked hairpin turn caught them both unaware
cheap Michael Kors and her friend was unable to course correct before the vehicle flipped over three times.
Thorson remembers bits and pieces of the crash.
The car rolling.
The moment the roof
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Her neck dislocating.
People talking to her by the side of the road.
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A helicopter ride to a hospital that wasn’t equipped to deal with her injury. A transfer to another.
Almost immediately after the crash, Thorson knew something was wrong. She had damaged her vertebrae
cheap Michael Kors from C4 to C7, from her lower to her upper neck. She would eventually be labelled as ‘complete,’ meaning she has no hand movement but good triceps and biceps strength, with some wrist strength as well. But it wasn’t until doctors at the second hospital told her that she realized she was paralyzed. Knowing they would both be in the area again in a year, they agreed to meet up then to see if sparks would still fly.
As Parsons put it,
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Excited after their lengthy separation, the two explored the waterfront and had some drinks before checking out a swimming area in the local park.
Parsons dove in headfirst.
As his head hit the bottom, two vertebrae in his mid neck, C5
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"I knew something was really wrong. I couldn’t move my arms,
Cheap Michael Kors handbags I couldn’t get myself above water to breathe," he said.
Luckily, Parsons’ girlfriend was a nurse and immediately knew what had happened. Getting into the water, she held him in a spinal clamp position, stabilizing him with her arms.
Unluckily, the medical team that came to assist pulled Parsons out of the water by his arms, dislocating his shoulders and further damaging his sixth vertebrae.Articles Connexes：