THE FUTURE
IS NOW
AMPUTEES
WHO ROCK
LIFE AFTER
NEAR-DEATH
The ADA Generation
Brings the Change

Amputee Clothing Gets a Lift from Uniteable

Amputee Clothing Gets a Lift from Uniteable

Big-name brands brought inclusive clothing to the mall. But companies like Uniteable may represent the future of adaptive fashion, one ...
Road to Tokyo: Brian Bell Chases His Hoop Dreams

Road to Tokyo: Brian Bell Chases His Hoop Dreams

Although he had the misfortune to lose his right leg in a childhood accident, Brian Bell had the good luck ...

The Future Is Now: Next Steps for Bionic Legs

The Future Is Now: Next Steps for Bionic Legs

Bionic legs already provide amputees with extraordinary function, but two new innovations are on the way: proactive user control and ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

March / April 2021

Sonomyography Flies Under the Radar

Sonomyography Flies Under the Radar

A new prothesis control technology called sonomyography might give arm amputees easier, more intuitive control over their prosthetic devices ...
Limb Loss Awareness Month Turns Ten

Limb Loss Awareness Month Turns Ten

Limb Loss Awareness Month marks its 10th anniversary in 2021. Here are some milestones in the first decade of this ...
A Pandemic Within a Pandemic

A Pandemic Within a Pandemic

Multiple investigations have shown sharp increases in diabetes-related amputations since the pandemic began, as individuals either are unable or reluctant ...

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Road to Tokyo: Ezra Frech Feels the Love

Road to Tokyo: Ezra Frech Feels the Love

He won't turn 16 until May, but Ezra Frech already has a higher profile than most Paralympic athletes. As the ...
2021: An Amputee Space Odyssey

2021: An Amputee Space Odyssey

Elon Musk will soon be sending tourists into space—and a quadruple amputee might be among the earliest passengers. Back in ...
Adaptista Wants to Raise the Bar on Inclusive Fashion

Adaptista Wants to Raise the Bar on Inclusive Fashion

Maria Abeyratne is both a designer of adaptive fashion, and a consumer of it. That puts her in a unique ...
A Potent New Pairing for Team Amputee

A Potent New Pairing for Team Amputee

When Nicole Ver Kuilen takes on a challenge, she doesn’t think small. A below-knee amputee since age 10, Ver Kuilen ...
1st Person: Love Is Greater Than Limb Loss

1st Person: Love Is Greater Than Limb Loss

I had no interest in a relationship until Victor came along. We were crazy happy, and life was like a ...
Highlight Reel: March/April 2021 Amplitude

Highlight Reel: March/April 2021 Amplitude

Here's what to expect in the March/April 2021 issue of Amplitude ...
Poll Results: Greatest Amputee Super Bowl Ad of All Time

Poll Results: Greatest Amputee Super Bowl Ad of All Time

Wow. We were really pleased with the response to last week's post about Super Bowl commercials starring amputees. Our final ...
Amputees in Super Bowl Ads: G.O.A.T.?

Amputees in Super Bowl Ads: G.O.A.T.?

One of the most discussed Super Bowl commercials from this past weekend was Toyota's ad featuring Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long ...


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