Captain Chris Cochrane spent nearly a month in a coma after suffering two strokes while deployed three years ago.
“I spent three and a half weeks in a coma. When I finally woke up, I couldn’t talk and I couldn’t move my right arm or leg,” Cochrane said. “I had to relearn to talk and relearn to walk. It took the better part of eight months before I left the hospital.”
Cochrane described his journey as a challenging one, and an emotional one as well, but the Navarre resident has come a long way since that difficult period in his life.
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