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After a coma

Comebacks are slow and patchy, and almost never miraculous

By Carey Goldberg
Globe Staff / July 5, 2005

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Last Aug. 13, Lorelei Sass leaned down to give her severely brain-damaged son, Brian, a kiss, as she always did before leaving his hospital room. In the month since his near-fatal car accident, Brian, 23, had never responded. But this time, she felt a light answering peck against her cheek. (Full article: 1090 words)

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