Foundation Seeks Nominations for I’mPOSSIBLE Award

The Agitos Foundation has launched a call for nominations for the I’mPOSSIBLE Award, which will be presented at the Tokyo ...

For Blade Runners, Taller Doesn’t Necessarily Mean Faster

Before hitting the track to compete in an officially sanctioned race, some elite Paralympic sprinters must do something most runners ...

1st Person: My First 10K as an Amputee

1st Person: My First 10K as an Amputee

We got a lot of positive feedback last month on Angie Heuser's first-person story about learning to surf. So we ...

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Exclusive Interview: Keating

Exclusive Interview: Keating

In his most in-depth and candid interview in years, Keating, a certified therapy dog who was born without a right front ...
Clothing Solutions to Help You Enjoy Winter Fun

Clothing Solutions to Help You Enjoy Winter Fun

Winter offers a plethora of outdoor activities—but only if you can stay warm and comfortable in the right gear. We ...
AMPLITUDE 24/7

AMPLITUDE 24/7

Follow us online for exclusive ideas, tips, and features. www.livingwithamplitude.com WHAT'S TRENDING Affordable SMART Hands Read more about a newly ...
Only 10 Percent of Politicians Have a Disability: That's a Gap in Representation

Only 10 Percent of Politicians Have a Disability: That’s a Gap in Representation

In the first quantitative study of disability among American politicians, Rutgers University researchers found that an estimated 10.3 percent of ...
Free Rides Could Lead to Better Health Outcomes

Free Rides Could Lead to Better Health Outcomes

Better access to on-demand transportation could help older adults miss fewer medical appointments and reduce their social isolation to improve ...

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


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The Hanger Prosthetic Leg Turns 149 Years Old

The Hanger Prosthetic Leg Turns 149 Years Old

The end of this week marks the 149th anniversary of U.S. Patent No. 111,741, filed on February 14, 1871, by ...

Artists With Disabilities Wanted for Titus Andronicus

The African American Theatrical Ensemble (AATE) is accepting submissions for its staged reading of William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus on Saturday, ...

VA Develops Prosthetic Socket Fit Sensor

Scientists at the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have developed an integrated socket fit sensor that can identify pressure ...
2020 Paralympic Athletes to Know: Haven Shepherd

2020 Paralympic Athletes to Know: Haven Shepherd

TLDR: Born in Vietnam, Haven lost her legs in a “family suicide” when she was 14 months old. Her mother ...

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