Eleven-year-old has withstood 50 surgeries on his back

by Derek Neary - November 14, 2018

Jacob Totalik is 11 years old and he’s already endured 50 surgeries. He was born with severe scoliosis, which caused a sideways curvature in his spine. Numerous back operations have corrected the condition enough that he can walk unaided, said his mom, Lori Totalik Kringorn. Despite his health challenges, Jacob remains upbeat. “I feel good,”…

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