Tyler Turner is an amputee skydiver and wingsuit pilot.

Amputee Skydiving 101

“I think every amputee should try skydiving,” says Tyler Turner. Easy for him to say. A veteran of hundreds of ...
Amputee Coalition National Conference 2020

Amputee Coalition Conference: 6 Don’t-Miss Sessions

The Amputee Coalition has released the preliminary schedule for 2020 National Conference, and we’re pleased to find a number of ...

Disability Film Challenge Melanie Waldman

Disability Film Challenge: Amputee Filmmakers

Finalists from this year's Easter Seals Disability Film Challenge are due to be announced on Saturday, August 8, and the ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

Good and Bad News on the Film Front

Good and Bad News on the Film Front

How little—and how—people with disabilities are portrayed in films has long been criticized. This year, however, the See Jane 2020 ...
Single and The Retreat

Single and The Retreat

If you’d like to see more amputees portrayed by amputees in film, you might be interested in the 15-minute film ...
Navigating the Confusing World of Amputee Acronyms

Navigating the Confusing World of Amputee Acronyms

Ever been reading an amputee-related magazine, blog, or social media post and seen DBKA, RAEA, O&P, CPO, PT, OT, BBKA, ...
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ONLINE EXCLUSIVE

Team Amplitude Takes the Bronze

Team Amplitude Takes the Bronze

A huge thank you to everyone who supported Team Amplitude in the Range of Motion Project's "We Still Climb" fundraiser ...
Amputee Basketball Player Troy Druppal Stands Tall and Flies High

Amputee Basketball Player Troy Druppal Stands Tall and Flies High

As the National Basketball Association prepares to resume its season tomorrow night after a 20-week pandemic pause, we can’t think ...
US Olympic and Paralympic Museum: First Impressions

US Olympic and Paralympic Museum: First Impressions

The US Olympic and Paralympic Museum was originally supposed to open back in May, about a month before the Olympic ...
Ready to Wear: Amputee Fashion Tips

Ready to Wear: Amputee Fashion Tips

"In the grand scheme of all the struggles that come along with losing a limb," writes Alexandra Boutté at Limbitless ...

Amputee Coalition: National Conference and Legislative Update

It's a busy week over at the Amputee Coalition. Two big pieces of news have come out, and both require ...
Phantom Pain Follow-up: Five Things to Know About PNS

Phantom Pain Follow-up: Five Things to Know About PNS

On the heels of our article earlier this month about peripheral nerve stimulation (PNS), we had the opportunity to talk ...
Amputee hiking on the Crystal Point Loop in Arizona.

First Person: Amputee Hiking, One Step at a Time

It took our friend and frequent contributor Angie Heuser slightly more than a year post-amputation to get back out on ...
amputation shark attack

Amputation, Trauma, Healing: Shark Edition

Emotional healing from amputation can be as hard as physical recovery. That's true for all amputees—especially those who lose their ...


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