‘Once you get infection in your foot, it goes berserk’
The first time Chris Williams donned a prosthetic leg, “I walked out with it,’ he said.
The Byram resident had spent months fighting a diabetes-related foot infection, only to endure the disappointment of a below-the-knee amputation.
So he was more than ready to move on—whatever it took.
“My mentality was I’m going to beat this. I pushed the envelope, and I was back to normal pretty fast,” he said. “A lot of people didn’t know anything was wrong with me.”