Survivor Stories: Katy Hayes

Here’s a very touching survivor story of Katy Hayes, a mom from Texas who was infected with flesh eating bacteria after she gave birth to her third child. To save her life, her husband made the agonizing decision to have her arms and legs amputated. She survived. You can read more about their story at Katy is Strong. Also check out the following news reports about Katy’s story.

Life After Flesh Eating Disease: Katy Hayes Update
19 July 2010

Katy Hayes, the woman from Texas who contracted the flesh eating disease when she gave birth to her third child will soon be getting her first pair of prosthetic legs. Check out the video above.

If you are inspired by Katy, as we are, do visit her website.