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Finally, some good E. coli News – Stephanie Smith out of Coma

John Lauritsen of WCCO TV reported:

E. coli Victim Awake After 9 Weeks In Coma

Stephanie Smith’s family is calling her recovery a miracle. The 20-year-old Cold Spring woman recently regained consciousness after spending more than nine weeks in a drug-induced coma. Stephanie Smith contracted the E. Coli bacteria after eating Sam’s Club hamburger in September. She has been at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester ever since.