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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 ...
Amputees Are Giving Handcycles a Spin

Amputees Are Giving Handcycles a Spin

Amputees of all ages, from casual riders to elite athletes, are discovering handcycling’s potential to bring more freedom and mobility into their lives ...
The Shift Toward Multidisciplinary Care for Amputees

The Shift Toward Multidisciplinary Care for Amputees

Doctors and prosthetists are shifting toward a more holistic amputee care model, one that promises to deliver a better experience and better health outcomes for patients ...
Older Amputees Get Better With Age

Older Amputees Get Better With Age

Older amputees can attain good outcomes more easily than they used to, thanks to cutting-edge technology and modern clinical practices ...
The Paralympics Are Having Some Growing Pains

The Paralympics Are Having Some Growing Pains

Former Paralympian and amputee athlete Lacey Henderson explains how the growth of the Paralympics is having a negative impact on some para athletes ...
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