Woman with brain injury communicates with mom after 21 years.
Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director – Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionJoellen HuntleyA good news story was published by the Canadian Press on December 29 about a Nova Scotia woman who communicated with her mother on Christmas day, the first time in 21 years. Her mother called it a “Christmas miracle.” According to Keith Doucette:Louise Misner said her 37-year-old daughter Joellen Huntley used eye-motion cameras and software on an iPad to respond to a comment from Misner about her clothes. Huntley has been severely disabled since she was 15, unable to walk or talk and fed through a tube. She has always responded to family members’