Matt Krumwiede/

Sgt. Matt Krumwiede takes a phone call as his hand is massaged and stretched by his mom Pam Krumwiede after being admitted with an infection at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, November 4, 2013. Krumwiede had both legs amputated and received extensive injuries to his abdomen and left arm by an IED while deployed with the US Army in Afghanistan. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart (UNITED STATES)