Guillain-Barre

Gino in the news

September 10, 2007

KUSA (9 News in Denver) recently did a story on my brother-in-law, Gino, who is slowly recovering from being struck earlier this year by Guillain-Barre Syndrome. You can read the story here and see the 90 second video clip, as well as read comments and post your own. I’m betting it’s not long before Gino […]

Barnraising: Generosity for Gino

July 23, 2007

Awhile back, I mentioned the fundraiser for my brother in law, who is healing from Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Well, it was held last night, and there were so many people we were afraid the fire marshal would shut us down. But I think he was there, too. More than 300 people in the community came to […]

Tami and Gino before Guillain-Barre

June 14, 2007

[Image no longer available.] I got permission to post a photo of Tami and Gino before Guillain-Barre. The picture on the left is of them in 2000. The picture on the right is them 12 weeks later, after a Body-for-Life challenge. They actually have managed to stay in great shape over the long haul, due […]

Gino’s home from rehab!

June 13, 2007

You know from this post that my brother-in-law, Gino, was stricken with Guillain-Barre Syndrome in February. What started as numbness in his hands and feet turned into full-body paralysis over the course of a few days. He was in intensive care for several weeks as machines kept his body functioning. He’s spent the last three […]

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