Tyler Turner is an amputee skydiver and wingsuit pilot.

Amputee Skydiving 101

“I think every amputee should try skydiving,” says Tyler Turner. Easy for him to say. A veteran of hundreds of ...
Amputee Coalition National Conference 2020

Amputee Coalition Conference: 6 Don’t-Miss Sessions

The Amputee Coalition has released the preliminary schedule for 2020 National Conference, and we’re pleased to find a number of ...

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Disability Film Challenge: Amputee Filmmakers

Finalists from this year's Easter Seals Disability Film Challenge are due to be announced on Saturday, August 8, and the ...

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Artful Prosthetic Covers Salute Healthcare Heroes

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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 ...
COVID-19 Q&A: Hand-washing Hacks of Upper-limb Amputees

COVID-19 Q&A: Hand-washing Hacks of Upper-limb Amputees

Before the pandemic, most of us didn't have a fully considered hand-washing strategy—or a poorly considered one, for that matter ...
Telehealth Case Study: Sheila's New Foot

Telehealth Case Study: Sheila’s New Foot

Rural Iowa is gorgeous. But when you need to see a prosthetist to adjust your new high-tech foot, and you ...

Instagram Amputees: Jack Thomas

Many musicians have twice as many arms but not even a tenth of Jack Thomas's emotional range. This amputee reminded ...


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