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In this week’s episode, we learn the story of Christian Hadjipateras, who was born with severe craniofacial abnormalities that required over 30 surgeries to help improve his condition. He was also born with severe hearing loss, resulting in difficulties with his speech. He tells his story of growing up and dealing with his condition and how he has found happiness and contentment in his life. This is an incredibly inspiring episode.
- When dealing with life’s issues, seek help from family and friends.
- Open up about your feelings.
- Be resilient and keep moving forward, and things will get better.
- Regardless of your condition, be proud of yourself and keep your head up.
- Don’t give up. If you want something bad enough, you can get it.
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More About Rod Cate and Get Back Up:
On August 14, 1981, Rod broke his neck while making a tackle that left him paralyzed from the neck down. In a split second, he went from athlete to quadriplegic. Get Back Up is the story of Rod's life journey and provides a detailed account of what it’s like to be handicapped, how to overcome it and how to thrive. The book gives you a look into trying legal cases through the eyes of a handicapped lawyer. The book’s purpose is to hopefully motivate you to not allow life’s sometimes devastating twists and turns ruin your quest for a great life. If your life is perfect and you have never suffered a tragedy, this book may not be for you. For the rest of us who have hit a bump or two on the road of life and are still trying to make it happen, this is your book.