The New York Times this morning offers more details about the progress that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) is making at the Houston rehabilitation center where she’s being treated for the severe head injuries she received when a gunman attacked her and others on Jan. 8 in Tucson. Some highlights: — Pia Carusone, Giffords’ chief of staff, “said that on Sunday afternoon, Ms. Giffords’s husband, Capt. Mark E. Kelly, put the congresswoman on the phone to talk to his twin brother and fellow astronaut, Scott, who is aboard the International Space Station.” Carusone told the Times that Giffords said “Hi, I’m good.”
Read the rest. fantastic news. May she continue to see daily improvement and return soon to her family and work.
- Giffords starts singing, offers more signs of progress in rehab (chron.com)
- Gabrielle Giffords lip-synchs in sign of continuing recovery (guardian.co.uk)
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