prosthetics http://ripr.org en Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Heather Abbott Speaks About Her Recovery http://ripr.org/post/boston-marathon-bombing-victim-heather-abbott-speaks-about-her-recovery <p>Newport resident and survivor of the Boston marathon bombings Heather Abbott gave her first formal presentation Wednesday to a packed lecture hall at Salve Regina University.&nbsp; Abbott told the audience how she recovered from the partial amputation of her left leg. She&rsquo;s continuing physical therapy for that injury but she must still undergo surgery for another.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 13:21:27 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 23003 at http://ripr.org Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Heather Abbott Speaks About Her Recovery