Jackie Richard shows some her scars Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at Therapy Center of Ghent in Norfolk. Richard of Mobile, Ala., was diagnosed with sepsis, a blood infection that nearly killed her. Doctors amputated both hands and legs below the knee to save her life.
We've upgraded our reader commenting system. Learn more about the new features.
The Baltimore Sun encourages civil dialogue related to our stories; you must register and log-in to our site in order to participate. We reserve the right to remove any user and to delete comments that violate our Terms of Service. By commenting, you agree to these terms. Please flag inappropriate comments.