‘Miracle Patient’ Responds Day Before Decision Whether To Remove Her Life Support

(Yahoo News) – A Georgia woman praised as a “miracle patient” finally walked out of a local hospital on New Year’s Eve, after months of treatment for COVID-19, including 40 days in a medically induced coma.

Lisa Martin, a 49-year-old mother of four, was first hospitalized at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross, Georgia in late September, the hospital said in a statement.

“Her amazing journey includes 59 days on a ventilator, 40 days in an induced coma, and surviving a frontal lobe stroke,” Memorial Satilla Health wrote in a Facebook post on December 31. CONTINUE