Double Hand Transplant Patient Relearns How to Hold

After receiving a radical double hand transplant surgery, Lindsay Ess had to relearn what her hands could do. A quadruple amputee, Lindsay lost her hands and feet to a sepsis infection five years ago. The 29-year-old's arms had been amputated just below the elbow, so simple tasks, such as feeding herself, washing her hair and putting on her prosthetic legs, became impossible without help. After struggling with prosthetic arms, Lindsay exercised diligently for years to qualify for a hand...Full Story
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