Think of this when someone asks you to remove a feeding tube.
Monday, November 23, 2009
A Belgian man doctors claimed was in a vegetative state for 23 years wasn't. He was conscious and aware but unable to communicate . . . trapped in "utter powerlessness," a living hell. Now, equipped with a specialized touchscreen on his wheelchair, Rom Houben, is back in touch with the world. Alive again, as he always was.