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RV Travel Got Me Back to the Great Outdoors After Limb Loss

RV Travel Got Me Back to the Great Outdoors After Limb Loss

RV travel enables amputees to stay active, experience different places, meet all kinds of people, take on new challenges, and enjoy life ...
This Amputee Model Is as Free as a Bird

This Amputee Model Is as Free as a Bird

Flamingo Florence—née Cairn Atkinson—is making a name for herself as the nation’s top (maybe only) amputee pinup model ...
Amputee Health and the New Science of Psychedelic Drugs

Amputee Health and the New Science of Psychedelic Drugs

Clinical trials are now underway to investigate psychedelics’ effects on phantom limb pain, depression, PTSD, opioid addiction, and other amputee health challenges ...
The Bowhunters' Gifts: A Tale of Amputee Friendship

The Bowhunters’ Gifts: A Tale of Amputee Friendship

This story might inspire others—challenged with a hand injury, or absence, or other physical challenge—not to give up, but to chase their dreams, whatever they may be ...
Limb Loss and Depression: The Brink of Despair

Limb Loss and Depression: The Brink of Despair

Colton Eberhardy wasn’t sure he wanted to live. Losing a leg helped the Wisconsin teenager understand his identity and find his sense of purpose ...
Josh Sundquist's Forward Thinking

Josh Sundquist’s Forward Thinking

Best Foot Forward, Josh Sundquist's new series on on Apple TV+, breaks new ground in disability representation and storytelling, both on camera and behind the scenes ...
Stroll Survivor: A Mile in an Amputee's Shoes

Stroll Survivor: A Mile in an Amputee’s Shoes

I never realized how little I knew about walking until I tried doing it on a prosthesis. It was disorienting to focus so intensely on a movement I had always considered instinctive ...
How Life Coaching Changed One Amputee's Outlook

How Life Coaching Changed One Amputee’s Outlook

When she discovered life coaching a few years ago, recent amputee Elayna Alexandra gained a new understanding of how mental and emotional healing occurs ...
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