From locked-in syndrome to being a dad
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Martin Pistorius: 'My mind was trapped in a useless body for a decade'

Martin Pistorius had locked-in syndrome and was unable to communicate for more than a decade.

He could see and hear everything, but no-one knew he was conscious.

Now he's about to become a father. This is his story.

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Video produced by Trystan Young and Daniel South

  • 22 Jul 2018
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