Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Footless Jo

Last year we introduced you to Hunter Woodhall, whose YouTube channel (with his girlfriend Tara Davis) has more than 100,000 ...

Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: AmputeeOT

Last year we introduced you to Hunter Woodhall, whose YouTube channel (with his girlfriend Tara Davis) has more than 100,000 ...

Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Crew9t

Last year we introduced you to Hunter Woodhall, whose YouTube channel (with his girlfriend Tara Davis) has more than 100,000 ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

Using a Wearable Device to Exercise More? Adding Competition Might Improve Results

Using a Wearable Device to Exercise More? Adding Competition Might Improve Results

While using a wearable device alone may not always be enough to motivate more exercise, adding fun and competition can ...
Mark Your Calendar! The Paralympic Games Are Coming

Mark Your Calendar! The Paralympic Games Are Coming

The 2020 Summer Paralympics will be held in Tokyo, August 25-September 6. Get ready to watch elite athletes with disabilities ...
A Man’s LEGacy: The Chronicles of Bill Zabelny

A Man’s LEGacy: The Chronicles of Bill Zabelny

Book by Bill Zabelny, CMP  After suffering a debilitating injury as a boy, Bill Zabelny prepared to fight the challenges ...
PTSD Doesn’t Just Affect Veterans

PTSD Doesn’t Just Affect Veterans

Research shows that individuals who suffer with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have experienced severe trauma at some point in their ...
An Interview With Tom Carlson, Support Group Founder

An Interview With Tom Carlson, Support Group Founder

Tom Carlson is the founder of the Amputee Support Group of Tri-Cities, TN. He is a right below-knee amputee due ...
Working in Rugged Alaska

Working in Rugged Alaska

It’s not uncommon for someone recovering from limb loss to feel concerned—or even depressed—about his or her employment prospects when ...
Enjoying Adaptive Winter Sports: Things You Need to Know

Enjoying Adaptive Winter Sports: Things You Need to Know

Image courtesy of NAC. Decades ago, it would have been almost impossible for an amputee to ski or play hockey ...
Standing Tall: Striving to Regain My Identity

Standing Tall: Striving to Regain My Identity

A person’s identity plays a vital role in his or her life. I am a 62-year-old bilateral amputee who, after ...

LIMB LOSS RESOURCE GUIDE

This practical guide for preparing for, adapting to, and living with limb loss provides current, in-depth information about:

  • Healthcare team selection
  • Postoperative care
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Emotional adjustment
  • Pain management
  • Peer support
  • Adaptations for home and work
  • Prosthetic devices, fitting, and adjustments


ONLINE EXCLUSIVE

Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Stump Kitchen

There's a lot not to like about YouTube, but here's one good thing about it: It's giving amputees a voice ...

Therapy Dog Lifts Patients’ Hearts

Kepu Savou thought he had come down with a cold. When his symptoms persisted, he visited a doctor and learned that his ...
Wounded Warriors Share Their Stories and Wisdom

Wounded Warriors Share Their Stories and Wisdom

Medal of Honor recipient retired Army Master Sgt. Leroy Petry and five other wounded warriors visited U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden ...

Children Frequently Receive Unnecessary Medical Care Regardless of Insurance Type

Children with public insurance are slightly more likely to receive medical services that they don’t need than those with private ...

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