This is Hardly "Bearable"!
truly amazing. She did just what the ambulance people (paramedics) told
her to do, and stayed very still with this collar on her neck until the
doctors were sure that her spine was OK. Luckily it was! Unluckily her
pelvis got broken! Just goes to prove something that I've always believed...that
kids, (and bears) can't fly, so please DON'T try!
Fleitas, Ed.D., R.N.
Professor of Nursing, Fairfield University
updated: May 18, 2000