26 May 2013

One In Five for 26 May 2013 - Anne McKenzie

From One In Five, 7:00 pm on 26 May 2013

What would you do if your day suddenly shrank to just eight hours ? Anne McKenzie, an interior designer and mother of three, found herself in exactly that position when she was knocked off her bike and left with a traumatic brain injury seven years ago. She fell into a profound sleep every afternoon and struggled to cope with basic functions, all the while pushing herself to keep on top of household chores and raise her family.