The Trouble With Treatments for Phantom Limb Pain

The Trouble With Treatments for Phantom Limb Pain

Phantom limb pain is a real physiological condition. So why do we tolerate mystery and myth when it comes to ...
These Amputee Workout Classes Are Free, Fun, and Available 24/7

These Amputee Workout Classes Are Free, Fun, and Available 24/7

When all the gyms shut down way back in COVID’s initial quarantine phase, Move United (then known as Disabled Sports ...

Team Össur vs. Team Ottobock: The Final Tally

Team Össur vs. Team Ottobock: The Final Tally

If the Paralympic athletes sponsored by Össur and Ottobock were regarded as independent nations, both teams would have ranked among ...

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Study Finds Gaps in Amputee Prosthetic Care

Study Finds Gaps in Amputee Prosthetic Care

According to a new study to be published in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Vascular Surgery (JVS), only ...

Message From the Editor: Family Affairs

In families with an amputee member, limb difference tends to reinforce positive values and encourage all family members, not just ...
Katy Grainger Feels Lucky to Be Alive

Katy Grainger Feels Lucky to Be Alive

Katy Grainger didn't recognize the signs of sepsis until it was almost too late. Now a bilateral amputee, she is ...


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Paralympics Daily: August 31

Paralympics Daily: August 31

A lot of amputee stars were in action overnight, so the Spoilers section is chock full today. Stop reading when ...
Paralympics Daily: August 30

Paralympics Daily: August 30

While Jessica Long was winning gold in the 200m individual medley (SM8) the other day—her fourth consecutive Paralympic gold in ...
Paralympics Daily: August 28

Paralympics Daily: August 28

We still don't have an explanation for why Julia Gaffney was disqualified from her 200m medley the other night. American ...
Paralympics Daily: August 27

Paralympics Daily: August 27

Spoiler alert: We’re sharing some overnight results for events that might be rebroadcast during the day / evening. Those are ...
Paralympics Daily: August 26

Paralympics Daily: August 26

We had a rollicking conversation about the Paralympics on COSI Talks last night. If you missed the show, you can ...
The Liner Wand Amputee Community Survey: Key Findings

The Liner Wand Amputee Community Survey: Key Findings

How do amputees feel about emotional health, fitness, pain management, and other quality of life issues? The Liner Wand's Community ...
Paralympics Daily: August 25

Paralympics Daily: August 25

Team USA's smartphones were out in force during Tuesday night's Opening Ceremonies. For a peek at how things looked from ...
Amputee Newsmakers: August 19-25, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: August 19-25, 2021

Researchers ask if dogs get phantom pain after limb loss, a quad amputee golfer whacks a hole-in-one, amputee daredevils rappel ...


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