'I'm better': Gabrielle Giffords enjoying sushi and jokes with her family as she recovers from gunshot wound to the head
By Daily Mail Reporter
February 18, 2011
Gabrielle Giffords is now able to laugh and respond to jokes, eat sushi, and when asked how she was feeling, she said 'I'm better'.
The Huffington Post has reported that the 40-year-old congresswoman for Arizona is on the mend after being shot from point-blank range by 22-year-old Jarod Loughner, whose killing spree on January 8 left six people dead and another thirteen people were injured in the shooting.
The Tucson-born Democrat has been responding well to her rehabilitation and is diligent with her daily therapy, her doctor has said. And she is described by a family friend as being in a 'great mood'.READ MORE . . .