Reconstructing a Lost Amputee World

Reconstructing a Lost Amputee World

If you enjoyed the article in our current issue about amputee naval officers in the 19th-century British Navy, here's good ...
Giving Thanks for the Lessons of Limb Loss

Giving Thanks for the Lessons of Limb Loss

In 2021, amputee athlete Lacey Henderson got hit by an emotional storm typhoon. Buffeted by pride, anger, guilt, self-doubt, and ...

Help Us Write the Best Amputee Survey Ever

Help Us Write the Best Amputee Survey Ever

We're writing questions for the 2022 Amputee Community Survey with The Liner Wand, and we want your ideas. Here's how ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

November / December 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Sponsored Content from Amplitude's Partners 1. NO LIMBITS AMP PANTS Pants designed specifically for amputees! These pants have hidden zippers ...
ROXY AND TULLY: WORDS MATTER

ROXY AND TULLY: WORDS MATTER

The Adventures of Roxy picture-book series, starring an amputee dog, teaches kids to understand and accept difference in themselves, and ...
The Grandfather of Adaptive Skiing

The Grandfather of Adaptive Skiing

Among prosthetists, Paul Leimkuehler is well remembered as a trail-blazing practitioner who helped establish the standards of the profession. But ...


ONLINE EXCLUSIVE

Breakthrough Bionic Leg Clears FDA Hurdle

Breakthrough Bionic Leg Clears FDA Hurdle

When we first took note of SensArs Neuroprosthetics’ pioneering bionic leg, the SENSY, about two years ago, we described it ...
Sweet Surprises of Social Distancing

Sweet Surprises of Social Distancing

by Alexandra Capellini I ended the call as we said “Good night” and checked my phone’s log: We’d been talking ...
Amputee Newsmakers: October 7-13, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: October 7-13, 2021

Last year, the pandemic kept the Range of Motion Project from sending a team to the top of Cotopaxi. So ...
Amputee Scuba Can Heal Deep Wounds

Amputee Scuba Can Heal Deep Wounds

by Jennifer Johnson We dive not to escape life, but for life not to escape us." - Anonymous An instructor ...
Priced Out: The True Cost of Prosthetic Care

Priced Out: The True Cost of Prosthetic Care

by Ali Hussaini It’s a slow march forward. Advancements in technology, orthopedic surgery, 3D printing, and user-initiated support groups are ...
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First Person: Top Tips for Avoiding Rock Bottom

by Alexandra Boutté Have you ever felt like the few strings that hold you together have started to unravel like ...
Zyra Gorecki Gets Tossed Into the Deep End in "La Brea"

Zyra Gorecki Gets Tossed Into the Deep End in “La Brea”

NBC's new series La Brea tackles limb loss within the first 30 seconds of Episode 1. The intro music is ...
Lights, Camera . . .  Amputees!

Lights, Camera . . . Amputees!

For the second straight year, the Amputee Coalition's National Conference has gone virtual. We learned a ton at last year's ...


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