The Latest in Prosthetic Technology
In 2010, Shannon was a healthy, ambitious and energetic 28-year-old, working as a pharmacy technician and expecting her second child. On December 5, 2010, complications from pneumonia and sepsis caused the death of her unborn son, and put her in a coma. Three weeks later, she woke up and discovered that doctors would have to amputate all four of her limbs to save her life. Watch how Shannon learned to retrain her body to walk and maneuver with the help of the latest in custom-fitted prosthetic technology.