Aimee Copeland contracted a flesh-eating virus that required the amputation of both her arms and both her legs.

Such a tragedy would be more than most of us could take.

Yet she says her life is “full of blessings.”

Flesh Eating Bacteria Victim, Aimee Copeland, Who Lost All Limbs Shows Off New Bionic Hands

>Flesh-eating bacteria victim, Aimee Copeland, all smiles with her new bionic hands. (Credit: YouTube)

TheBlaze reported last week that Copeland, 24, who has been getting used to her new life since the zip-lining accident last summer, is getting a little help from a new pair of prosthetic hands, becoming the first woman in the world with both upper limbs amputated to use iLimb technology, according to WXIA-TV.

Flesh Eating Bacteria Victim, Aimee Copeland, Who Lost All Limbs Shows Off New Bionic Hands

Flesh-eating bacteria victim, Aimee Copeland, getting on with life aided by new bionic hands. (Credit: YouTube)

Through it all, she says the secret is “focusing on the small stuff” and being thankful for what she has.

Flesh Eating Bacteria Victim, Aimee Copeland, Who Lost All Limbs Shows Off New Bionic Hands

Flesh-eating bacteria victim, Aimee Copeland, gets instructions on her new bionic hands. (Credit: YouTube) 

Check out the inspiring report below via CNN: