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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 ...
Opting for Osseointegration

Opting for Osseointegration

Now that the FDA has granted approval for some forms of this new procedure, the number of American amputees who ...
Consumer-Direct Prosthetics Give Amputees a New Choice

Consumer-Direct Prosthetics Give Amputees a New Choice

Upstart prosthetic firms are disrupting the industry by providing affordable devices that are available to more amputees. But are they ...
Katy Sullivan: Broadway's First Amputee Actress

Katy Sullivan: Broadway’s First Amputee Actress

Katy Sullivan will become the first amputee woman to appear on Broadway this fall when she co-stars in Cost of ...

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Reminder: Visit National Parks For Free

Reminder: Visit National Parks For Free

If you have a medically determined permanent disability, including partial disability, you likely qualify to obtain a free lifetime pass ...

Dispute Medical Billing Errors And Excessive Charges To Save Money

Have you ever been shocked at how expensive one of your medical bills was? Did you get upset for a ...
To Alleviate Pain, Hold the Hand Of A Loved One

To Alleviate Pain, Hold the Hand Of A Loved One

Reach for the hand of a loved one in pain and not only will your breathing and heart rate synchronize ...
Many NSAID Users Do Not Use Them Safely

Many NSAID Users Do Not Use Them Safely

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as Advil (ibuprofen), Aleve (naproxen), and Celebrex (celecoxib), are among the most commonly used medicines ...
Eye Exams Key In Preventing Diabetic Eye Disease

Eye Exams Key In Preventing Diabetic Eye Disease

Image by vtwinpixel/Shutterstock.com Diabetic eye disease is the leading cause of blindness among people ages 40-60, and the longer you ...
Yoga Eases Low Back Pain

Yoga Eases Low Back Pain

Image by Ann in the uk/Shutterstock.com Chronic low back pain affects approximately 10 percent of U.S. adults and is a ...
Got Scars?

Got Scars?

Do you have scars because of a fire, blast injury, automobile accident, surgery, or other cause? While scars can cause ...
Switching Lanes - Taking The Off-ramp To Success

Switching Lanes – Taking The Off-ramp To Success

Although life in the fast lane can be a lot of fun, it can also be hazardous ...
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