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This Thanksgiving, measured success for a dedicated cook

When Cheryl Douglass lost her arms and legs to a toxic infection two years ago, her family thought her life would never be the same. Preparing a holiday feast this week is more than just another rehab milestone.

 
 

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Cheryl Douglass loads spinach leaves into a food processor at the start of a spinach timbale recipe. With prosthetic hands on both arms, "there's a lot of trial and error," she says, but she has discovered shortcuts.


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