An amputee hikes on a prosthesis.

Amputee Hiking Hacks for 2020

Hiking season snuck up on us this year, but it has finally arrived. So we assembled a little refresher about ...
Kintsugi: A Healing Art for Amputees

Kintsugi: A Healing Art for Amputees

In the Japanese art of Kintsugi, the flaws in the ceramic are what give them their beauty. "That's what we ...

How to Get Started With Amputee Yoga

How to Get Started With Amputee Yoga

Yoga improves your balance, flexibility, core strength, mental health...need we say more? Is amuptee yoga officially a thing yet? It’s ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

CMS Announces Lower Out-of-pocket Expenses for Insulin

CMS Announces Lower Out-of-pocket Expenses for Insulin

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the Part D Senior Savings Model, a voluntary model that enables ...

Extreme Sports Training Reduces Feelings of Helplessness

Physical training for an extreme sporting event can decrease feelings of helplessness in individuals with chronic disability as long as ...
Gratitude Is Good But Not a Cure

Gratitude Is Good But Not a Cure

Few would argue against being grateful for the good things in your life. But based on a recent study, you ...


ONLINE EXCLUSIVE

Shaquem Griffin Schools New Grads on Adversity

Shaquem Griffin Schools New Grads on Adversity

He’s the only amputee ever selected in the National Football League draft. And on Saturday, Shaquem Griffin added his name ...
Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Isabelle Weall

Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Isabelle Weall

At just 16 years old, quadruple-amputee Isabelle Weall has already won two national trampoline titles and gained Internet fame as ...
Kaitlin Heatherly paraclimbing amputee

Fear of Heights

Born without her left arm below the elbow, Kaitlin Heatherly struggled with shaky confidence and low self-esteem until very recently ...
Artful Prosthetic Covers Salute Healthcare Heroes

Artful Prosthetic Covers Salute Healthcare Heroes

Mark Williams believes he wouldn't be here today if not for the UK's National Health Service. "They saved my life ...
1st Person: Restoring a Sense of Balance

1st Person: Restoring a Sense of Balance

It’s been a while since we checked in with Angie Heuser. Quick refresher: Angie became an LAKA in December 2018, ...
Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Neo KirchBaby

Best YouTube Channels by Amputees: Neo KirchBaby

Earlier this year we wrote about five amputees who've amassed huge followings on YouTube. They include Crew9t, who's been sharing ...
Tokyo 2021: Lacey Henderson Looks Ahead

Tokyo 2021: Lacey Henderson Looks Ahead

When we spoke to Lacey Henderson back on March 19, the Paralympics were still supposedly going to be held on ...
Prosthetics Manufacturers Shift to PPE Production

Prosthetics Manufacturers Shift to PPE Production

Companies all over the world are shifting from prosthetics production to the manufacture of 3D-printed personal protective equipment (PPE) for ...


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