Belgian Man Listened through 23-Year Coma

Written by Pats Papers | Monday, 23 November 2009 10:47 AM

UPDATE: Rom Houben did several interviews yesterday. Links to video.

Message to families of coma victims: be careful what you say.  The New York Post picks up a Daily Mail report on a Belgian man who awoke from a coma after 23 years. Turns out he heard and understood everything that was said in his presence. He just couldn’t respond.


Read the original Daily Mail report.

And a warning to coma victims this morning from the Houston Chronicle: watch your wallet. A Texas man recently woke up from two months in a coma to find out that his estranged wife had stolen his ATM card.

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