Gabby Giffords in New Photos: Looking Much Better

New photos of critically wounded Gabrielle Giffords appeared on her Facebook page Sunday morning, posted by her staff.  In the photos, taken May 17, she appears well and shows few outward signs of the grievous wounds she endured.

She will be leaving the hospital within a couple of weeks to begin outpatient treatment, according to her communications director.

Her chief of staff, Pia Carusone, cautioned that, though she looks wonderful, she still struggles with communication.  She told the Arizona Republic, “when it comes to a bigger and more complex thought that requires words, that’s where she’s had the trouble,” although her comprehension is “close to normal, if not normal.”

Staff of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz)

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KrassiAWAY B.
Krasimira B.4 years ago

Fingers crossed for her!

John Mcwhorter
John Mcwhorter4 years ago

Our prayers were answered and continue to be answered daily. What a strong and courageous woman. Keep it up.

Bobbie T.
Bobbie T.4 years ago

Gabbie .. I LOVE the new darker hair color. Your constituants love you and are cheering you on. Our prayers are with you for a speedy recovery. James J. stick your opinion where the sun don't shine....#$$@#%^$%^ @!!@!!!!

Ann P.
A P.4 years ago

It's amazing she survived and is doing so well. (Don't bother reading the adjacent commenter.)

James J.
James J.4 years ago

A still photo with a big smile plastered on her doesn't tell you much. She looks like a mannequin.

It's a shame some liberal nutjob shot her and killed an outstanding judge, but this isn't real news.

Beverly C.
Beverly C.4 years ago

It's A Miracle. --Thank God and thanks to the doctors with their skills.

Carole F.
Carole f.4 years ago

beautiful, strong, determined, a hero! you go girl!
what a heartwarming sight!
thanks for sharing

Yvette T.
Past Member 4 years ago

Go Gabby!

Jo Anne P.
Jo Anne Pyne4 years ago

What a wonderful sight to behold. Gabby, your inner beauty is shining through. God Bless.

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Susan Lynch4 years ago

The most beautiful sight of the year!