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Normal is just a word away

Published 12/03/2011, McClatchy Tribune

Jim Osborn remembers waking up in a hospital bed, unable to speak.
“It was the most horrible thing when the doctors asked, ‘Who’s this?’ and ‘Who’s that?’” recounted Osborn, a Livonia, Mich., father of two. “And I almost cried because I couldn’t say my kids’ names or my wife’s name.”

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