"It feels amazing" – 26 year old Army soldier has radical double arm transplant surgery…

Remarkable story:  Last month, 26-year-old Brendan Marrocco, a U.S. Army soldier who lost all four limbs during a roadside explosion in Iraq back in 2009, has undergone radical transplant surgery that may help him regain use of his arms. “It feels amazing,” Marrocco told reporters this week during a press conference.   The rare double arm transplant, performed at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, took which took 13 hours and 16 specialists to complete. BTW:  The thing he’s looking forward to most?   “Driving”…

Read the complete story:   http://www.cnn.com/2013/01/29/health/vet-arm-transplant/index.html?hpt=hp_c3

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I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm