The Amputee Who Marched With Martin Luther King Jr.

The Amputee Who Marched With Martin Luther King Jr.

This 31-year-old amputee walked all 54 miles of the 1965 Selma-Montgomery march on crutches, becoming a high-profile symbol of the ...
Julia Heaberlin Hides Limb Loss in Plain Sight

Julia Heaberlin Hides Limb Loss in Plain Sight

Julia Heaberlin didn't start out with an amputee protagonist at the center of "We Are All the Same in the ...

Amputee Survey Swag: No Limbits Jeans

Amputee Survey Swag: No Limbits Jeans

Complete the 2022 Amputee Community Survey and put yourself in the running for some free amputee-friendly jeans from No Limbits ...

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What I Didn't Learn About Disability in Medical School

What I Didn’t Learn About Disability in Medical School

As an amputee in medical school, I've been mindful of how students are taught about disability. What do I want ...
Paul Kent, Amputee Financier, Puts Skin in the Game

Paul Kent, Amputee Financier, Puts Skin in the Game

Paul Kent's new benefit corporation, (Dis)ABLED Life Alliance, aims to raise millions of dollars to help amputees get access to ...
TMR Makes Rapid Strides for Lower-Limb Amputees

TMR Makes Rapid Strides for Lower-Limb Amputees

A consensus is forming around targeted muscle reinnervation's potential benefits for leg amputees, including those with concurrent health challenges ...


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5 Ways to Practice Self-care at the Holidays

5 Ways to Practice Self-care at the Holidays

While late December can be filled with joy, cheer, and cherished family and friends, it can also be a time ...
Next Year's Top Amputee News Stories

Next Year’s Top Amputee News Stories

Our review of the most popular Amplitude articles of 2021 taught us a lot about our readers' likes and dislikes ...
COVID and Amputees: The Hidden Costs

COVID and Amputees: The Hidden Costs

Patterns of amputation, prosthesis use, and rehabilitation have changed dramatically during the pandemic, and there’s no guarantee things will ever ...
Life Became a Heavy Lift After I Lost My Leg

Life Became a Heavy Lift After I Lost My Leg

by Andrew Gray @drew.bionic Over the years, my family tree has had a few branches that pruned themselves. When I ...
Tiger Woods: Amputation "Was on the Table"

Tiger Woods: Amputation “Was on the Table”

After suffering devastating injuries to his right leg in a car accident earlier this year, Tiger Woods came closer to ...
Cassandra Quave: Nature's the Best Medicine for Limb Loss

Cassandra Quave: Nature’s the Best Medicine for Limb Loss

Cassandra Quave's medical education began in childhood. Born with congenital differences in her right leg, she had a below-knee amputation ...
Five Amputees Who Made a Difference in 2021

Five Amputees Who Made a Difference in 2021

Lots of amputees made a big impact in 2021, but these five went above and beyond in making a positive ...
Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for Amputees

Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for Amputees

If you're still trying to find the perfect gift for the amputee in your life, there's no time to waste ...


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