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Louella Akers is a quadruple amputee who lost her limbs due to what doctors believe was a bacterial infection contracted through debris from the March 2, 2012 tornado in southern Indiana. Louella now lives independently in a Jeffersonville, Ind., home thanks to the combined efforts of March2Recovery and New Hope Services.

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