Diabetic Foot Ulcers Heal Quickly With Nitric Oxide Technology

Diabetic Foot Ulcers Heal Quickly With Nitric Oxide Technology

Diabetic foot ulcers can take up to 150 days to heal. A biomedical engineering team wants to reduce it to ...

AARP Releases Findings of Bipartisan Post-election Survey

AARP released the findings of a nationwide poll of general election voters, along with oversamples in 39 GOP-held seats that ...

Retired Soldiers Benefit From Wheelchair Rugby

Retired Soldiers Benefit From Wheelchair Rugby

If you have never witnessed wheelchair rugby in person, you should make it a point to do so. The sound ...



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


New Online Tool Displays Cost Differences for Surgical Procedures

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has launched a new online tool that allows consumers to compare Medicare ...

Insole Provides Oxygen to Heal Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Purdue University researchers have developed a shoe insole that could help make the healing process more portable for the 15 ...

Frogs Help Regeneration Science Leap Forward

Tufts University researchers led by biologists and engineers have found that delivering progesterone to an amputation injury site can induce ...

OPAF Receives $3,600 Swim Grant

The Orthotics & Prosthetics Activities Foundation (OPAF) and the First Clinics along with the First Swim Training and Clinic program ...