Scott, who has been with the Raleigh ABC station on and off since 1998, was born without hip sockets and underwent surgery in September to replace both of her hips.
Rehabilitation took longer than expected because Scott encountered a severe amount of pain while she learned to walk again. In addition to retraining her muscles, she had to retrain her nervous system.
“I thought I’d be better in three months,” Scott told TVSpy recently, speaking about her prolonged leave of absence. “I’m sure it was incredibly hard and frustrating for everybody [at WTVD].” Read more