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Caitlin Conner Rocks the Rex Factor

Caitlin Conner Rocks the Rex Factor

The surgical scar from Caitlin Conner's amputation reminded her of a row of monstrous teeth. She called the limb "Rex," ...
New Day Dawning for Smart Prosthetics

New Day Dawning for Smart Prosthetics

Prosthetics are converging with advances in artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, and RFID signaling to produce a new class of limbs ...

Worthy Causes: Forrest Stump

Worthy Causes: Forrest Stump

An amputee since age 10 (cancer), Nicole Ver Kuilen became an activist in her mid-20s when she biked, ran, and ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

BEYOND LAUGHTER: Amputee Comedy and Activism

BEYOND LAUGHTER: Amputee Comedy and Activism

Comedy can play an important role in challenging people to address critical social issues, according to Lauren Feldman, PhD, an associate ...
An Interview With a Healthcare Chaplain

An Interview With a Healthcare Chaplain

Chris Prange-Morgan is a healthcare chaplain who encourages amputees and others to set up advance care directives to prepare for ...
Woman of Steel

Woman of Steel

In this eight-minute documentary, Ashley Young discusses how growing up missing part of her right arm affected her early life ...
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Cotopaxi by Proxy

Cotopaxi by Proxy

The pandemic made it impractical for ROMP to travel to Ecuador for its annual fundraising ascent of Cotopaxi. But ROMP's ...
Osseointegration: A Surgeon's Perspective

Osseointegration: A Surgeon’s Perspective

Dr. Jason Stoneback calls osseointegration (OI) a “game-changer” for amputees. He also knows that successful outcomes can’t be assumed. They ...
Giving Thanks for What the River Allows

Giving Thanks for What the River Allows

While listening to Nate Denofre recount his epic canoe trip down the Mississippi River, we detected an undercurrent of symbolism ...
prosthetic legs discarded in a pile

Worthy Causes: Penta Prosthetics

Penta Prosthetics taps surplus capacity to fill an unmet need by repurposing discarded U.S. prostheses and distributing them to amputees ...
The Future of Amputee Support Groups Is Virtual

The Future of Amputee Support Groups Is Virtual

By using technology to create a welcoming atmosphere for amputees during the pandemic, Leslie Green has helped rewrite the rules ...
Millennials on the March

Millennials on the March

Don't look back, Baby Boom amputees. Millennials and Gen Zers are nipping at your heels. “When you get a disability, ...
Photo of Munya Mahiya, an amputee with osseointegration surgery

Osseointegration Tales: Munya Mahiya

If you were going to design an ideal candidate for osseointegration (or OI) surgery, they might look something like Munya ...
Amputee Coalition National Conference: Key Takeaways

Amputee Coalition National Conference: Key Takeaways

Kudos to the Amputee Coalition for pulling off its first virtual National Conference with nary a glitch. The technology was ...


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