Amputee employees Richard Ramsay and Sarah Reinertsen helped develop a transformative Nike product line—and flipped the paradigm on inclusive design.
Amputee characters are more common than ever in popular fiction, and the books are flying off the shelves. Why do so many readers relate to amputee characters?
Amputee model Kayla Maria G is blazing new trails in the worlds of dance and high fashion as a confident, assertive limb-different woman of color.
Last January, Amplitude shared a set of expectations for amputees in 2021. They weren’t predictions, per se; more like educated guesses about various cultural, technological, and political trends. How do those trendlines look today, 12 months down the road? And what do we expect for 2022? Here’s a look back and a peek ahead. Portals...
Our first cover subject of 2022, amputee model Kayla Maria G, doesn’t merely break boundaries. She vaporizes them. You’ll find walls crumbling throughout this issue of Amplitude.
Depending on how you interpret the data, the pandemic has either radically improved the job market for amputees, or it has reinforced longstanding obstacles to disability employment.
A consensus is forming around targeted muscle reinnervation's potential benefits for leg amputees, including those with concurrent health challenges.
Paul Kent's new benefit corporation, (Dis)ABLED Life Alliance, aims to raise millions of dollars to help amputees get access to prosthetic devices.
As an amputee in medical school, I've been mindful of how students are taught about disability. What do I want my medical school to teach students about patients like me?
Half the amputees who responded in a recent survey said they don’t belong to a support group, but wish they did. Here's how you can help people get connected.
Researchers at the University of Utah’s Bionic Engineering Lab created a motor-driven exoskeleton that can improve mobility for above-knee amputees.
Amplitude and The Liner Wand are co-sponsoring the 2022 Amputee Community Survey to sharpen our picture of who amputees are, and identify resources that can improve your lives.