Fircrest girl completes lifelong leg lengthening

Joeli Reim has spent her entire life rebuilding her leg that was left damaged by childhood polio. Now nearly fully recovered, she is ready for the next chapter of her life away from the braces and medical devices.
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Joeli Reim has spent her entire life rebuilding her leg that was left damaged by childhood polio. Now nearly fully recovered, she is ready for the next chapter of her life away from the braces and medical devices.

‘The biggest thing for me was people staring’ — one girl’s quest for a longer leg

July 20, 2017 08:00 AM