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Pam Schmuki received a SilverSneakers award last month. (Bulletin photo by Riham Feshir)

Cottage Grove woman awarded for rehab work

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Pam Schmuki spent three years bed-ridden, on oxygen most of the time, and suffering from a failing liver. She had no muscle tone in her body and she couldn’t read, write, speak fluently or even pull a loose T-shirt over her head.


Now the Cottage Grove woman is swimming, line dancing and practicing Tai Chi.

“I’m one of your walking miracles here,” the 68-year-old said. “Miracles happen. Just keep putting one foot in front of the other.”

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir is a reporter and photographer for the Woodbury Bulletin. Her coverage includes Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news.  Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.