18: Unshattered After Sepsis with Carol Decker


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On June 10, 2008, Carol Decker was like any other expectant mother: full of anticipation and eagerly awaiting the arrival of her second child. But in a matter of hours, a massive infection had her fighting for her life. The infection resulted in the amputation of three limbs and blindness.Carol has battled intense pain, despair and frustration - but now she is embarking upon a new career as a motivational speaker helping others deal with similar challenges. In this episode:

  • What is sepsis?
  • Overcoming the physical and psychological affects of losing three limbs and eyesight in a moment without warning
  • Setting goals that are unique and specific for your passions
  • How to deal and combat depression
  • Relearning how to live a new life with new challenges
  • The unbreakable bond between a mother and her children
  • Let go, embrace the moment, and have fun

You can find out more about Carol and her story at caroljdecker.com Her book "Unshattered: Overcoming Tragedy and Choosing a Beautiful Life" will become available in June 2018.

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