World’s Youngest Double Hand Transplant Recipient Makes Amazing Progress
Zion Harvey first entered the national spotlight in 2015 as an 8-year-old double hand transplant recipient. He was the youngest person to undergo the surgery successfully. On Tuesday, Zion’s medical team published a report about his amazing progress.
“The child had exceeded his previous adapted abilities. He is able to write and feed, toilet, and dress himself,” the report stated.
Now 10 years old, Zion, who’s from Baltimore, can do a few more things that kids his age love to do. Zion, a huge baseball fan, played catch with Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig in April, and he’s also able to swing a bat