Purdy, who recently competed on ABC's Dancing With the Stars , opens up about becoming an amputee and her career trajectory in an interview with the publication's website. Within 24 hours, I was in the hospital on life support, and I was given less than a 2 percent chance of living. It took five days for the doctors to find out that I had contracted bacterial meningitis. I ended up losing my legs below the knees from septic shock," Purdy, now 34, recalls. After being in a coma for two and a half weeks, doctors placed Purdy on life support.
Pic from Michael Phelps' Nude ESPN Photo Shoot
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Phelps has been an anchor of this site thanks to his Olympic greatness , so for that we offer this belated celebration of his basket and bulge. These should only add to his legacy. The Summer Olympics may be over for now, but the Winter Olympics are about to begin again. Stay tuned…. That changed a bit as these recent photos will attest. A little color, a little chest hair , a little musculature — and suddenly Phelps is a contender. Even in his Speedo , he sometimes paled in comparison to flashier teammates and rivals , yet he rose above them in the medal game.
Yes, that special guest is none other than Olympic gold-medal record holder Michael Phelps. The year-old is currently in Tempe training for the Olympics because his coach, Bob Bowman, is also the coach of the ASU swim team. Thompson led Oregon State with 14 points in the loss. Let's go Crew!!
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