After the surgery, the physical therapist noticed Andy was having problems with his right side. Come to find out, his entire right side had been damaged. When he walks, he drags his leg. They also noticed when they tell him to repeat things, he cannot. He forgets fast, (memory loss). He has been having problems moving his neck due numerous knots from muscle tramua during surgery. In result, that has made his neck sore and stiff.
During all this, Andy has been having a hard time keep anything down. Just when he starts to get a little ahead, he gets a fever rash and sets him back. He's been in frequent pain.
Andy's family is ready for him to be home, feeling better, and back to normal.
May 30th, Andy will be transported to Charlotte, North Carolina to a rehab facility to get the therapy to help him walk again and with his memory loss. Recovery can take up to weeks or months depending on how he progresses.
With all this going on, his dad, Andy Sr. has been out of work, being by his side every day. Unfortunately, his job does not offer FMLA or any benefits while he is trying to take care for his son while wife is at home with their 15 month toddler.
Medicaid told Andy Sr. that they will cover half of the medical bills, in return he would be responsible for the other half.
Please help support the Starnes' Family during Andy's recovery! The funds raised will go to as much as possible of the medical expenses, and to supplement income of Andy's parents and little sister as they support him physically and emotionally during his recovery.
A very emotional Thank You and God Bless You in advance for any donations you can provide.
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