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For injured boxer Prichard Colón, a fight that never ends

For injured boxer Prichard Colón, a fight that never ends
Thursday 18
19:41 2019

Prichard Colón, 26, focuses during occupational therapy at Brooks Rehabilitation in Orange Park, Fla. (Charlotte Kesl/For The Washington Post) They guide him down the hall and through a doorway, angling his wheelchair away from the calendar. Once the room is quiet, the lighting lowered to a comfortable shade, a flat-screen monitor is attached to his wheelchair. He listens to the first question, the first of many, and stares at a screen with many tabs. He locates one, and a red circle slowly fills. “My name is Prichard Colón,” a robotic voice says. Another question follows. Then another. “I was a ...

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Summary: Nearly four years after suffering a brain injury in the ring, former fighter persists in rehab, bolstered by his mother and a dedicated therapist.

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