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VETERAN DOUBLE-ARM TRANSPLANT RECIPIENT SHOWS OFF HIS PROGRESS

John Peck, the double-arm transplant recipient, posted a video to Facebook on Monday showing his incredible progress on the road to recovery. He is gaining control over his right elbow; a huge step in the process of healing.
In 2010, Peck’s life changed forever when he stepped on an explosive in Afghanistan while serving in the US Marine Corps. He lost all of his limbs from the blast. That wasn’t his first experience with injury; he also toured in Iraq and suffered a traumatic brain injury there. He has recieved two purple hearts for his action

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