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4. That's painful to even read. I can't imagine living through it.
Sun Aug 27, 2023, 01:20 PM
Aug 2023

Unfortunately, I fear the parents struggle with blaming themselves won't ever end. This was not their fault - getting your child to a hospital that specializes in their exact injury and trusting medical professionals with decades of training and experience is what any responsible parent should do.

Their ability to share their experience so publicly is remarkable - I'd be curled up in a ball crying for years.

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