There's a blog post brewing about Jeff's hospital stay - how a chronic condition like SCI can complicate things, how important it is for me to stay by Jeff's side to provide hands-on care and essential communication with hospital staff, and how Jeff and I are a rockstar team when it comes to knowing his body - his condition - and how to best and properly care for him.
That post will come in time.
But for this post, I'd like to share an article in which our family's story is featured. Just before Jeff's hospital stay, I was interviewed by SpinalCord.com, and they have shared our journey in the Survivors Story section of their website. The article is titled Kristen's Story: Building a New Life as a Caregiver, and features details from Jeff's injury all the way to our new life now.
Here's a peek at the introduction ...
We're thankful to SpinalCord.com for sharing our story to help spread awareness about life after a spinal cord injury.
A life that's hard ... but not impossible.