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Forward Thinking

Forward Thinking

Best Foot Forward, Josh Sundquist's new series on on Apple TV+, breaks new ground in disability representation and storytelling, both ...
From the Editor: Known Unknowns

From the Editor: Known Unknowns

Having never experienced limb loss myself, I routinely stumble over my own limitations on the subject. I’m constantly chipping away at ...
Spotlight on Books

Spotlight on Books

Without Any Warning is a memoir by amputee advocate and model Stefanie Schaffer. The author was 22 years old when ...
Summer Events for Amputees in 2022

Summer Events for Amputees in 2022

Amputee events are reverting from virtual to actual in 2022, bringing us out of hibernation and back into face-to-face contact ...

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 ...
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 ...
Amy Purdy: The Star Behind the Scenes

Amy Purdy: The Star Behind the Scenes

She Shares Thoughtful Advice for Finding Joy and Living Large Words: Morgan Stanfield Images: ABC/Craig Sjodin When Amy Purdy’s glamorous ...
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 ...
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 ...
Key Storylines at the Winter Paralympics for Team USA

Key Storylines at the Winter Paralympics for Team USA

The US Winter Paralympic Team combines veteran stars and new talent. Here’s a quick guide to American amputee athletes who’ll ...
From the Editor: Long May You Run

From the Editor: Long May You Run

Staying active as an older amputee isn’t just about physical fitness. It’s also about putting your mind to something and ...

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