On Sept 1, 2010, John went for a mountain bike ride on trails near his home. When he did not return, Hedda organized a search. He was found off trail, unconscious, and injured from the crash. He was airlifted to Renown Medical Center in Reno. John was in a coma. His vital signs remained strong. He responded to reflex stimulation on his left side, but not his right. From the CAT scan, it appeared that a stroke had caused John to crash. Please ignore the 'donate now" and "tribute" items. We are NOT seeking donations.
Hedda writes: We are celebrating John's first anniversary of getting out of the hospital.
The following is being dictated by him"
On Sunday night we had a special dinner, celebrating one year of leaving
the hospital behind. I feel like I am getting better, but it has been a very
difficult year for me. I am workig on walking faster, but I am still limping a
bit. We get to my favorite place to walk, Manito Park, a couple of times a
week. In addition, we go cross country skiing, although its a major effort for
I am curious about what goes on in the Progress world and would appreciate
hearing from the Progress community and other friends as well. We want to move
back home this summer.