Family Celebrates 10-Year-Old's West Nile Recovery

By: Anthony Sabella Email
By: Anthony Sabella Email

After the West Nile Virus left Travis Thelen of Fowler paralyzed for several months, his family is celebrating his recovery and warning others to be careful.

Following his diagnosis, last September, Thelen went through four months of therapy to regain his ability to walk.

Watch News 10 at 11 for the story of Travis Thelen's incredible recovery and to find out what you need to know about the West Nile Virus. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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