After working on his school project at his desk in the living room, Tommy Haack,13, waits to eat dinner with his mom, Susie Haack, and brother David, 12. Tommy has complex regional pain syndrome, a rare, debilitating nerve disease. For nearly two years, Tommy has not been able to walk because of unremitting, tortuous pain.
After working on his school project at his desk in the living room, Tommy Haack,13, waits to eat dinner with his mom, Susie Haack, and brother David, 12. Tommy has complex regional pain syndrome, a rare, debilitating nerve disease. For nearly two years, Tommy has not been able to walk because of unremitting, tortuous pain. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
After working on his school project at his desk in the living room, Tommy Haack,13, waits to eat dinner with his mom, Susie Haack, and brother David, 12. Tommy has complex regional pain syndrome, a rare, debilitating nerve disease. For nearly two years, Tommy has not been able to walk because of unremitting, tortuous pain. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
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