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Lessons for Amputees from Australia's Osseointegration Exposé

Lessons for Amputees from Australia’s Osseointegration Exposé

60 Minutes Australia portrayed the world's top osseointegration surgeon as a reckless profiteer and made OI look risky and painful ...
Amputees Might Get a Kick Out of New Bionic Arm

Amputees Might Get a Kick Out of New Bionic Arm

Polish engineers have developed a bionic arm that users control via their toes, heels, and ankles. This intuitive interface is ...
Can LSD Cure Phantom Limb Pain for Amputees?

Can LSD Cure Phantom Limb Pain for Amputees?

The theory that psychedelics might help alleviate phantom limb pain isn’t new. It’s decades old—and the earliest research dates back ...
A Better Way to Teach Amputees to Use Prosthetics

A Better Way to Teach Amputees to Use Prosthetics

A new paper argues that prosthetists, PTs, and other clinicians tend to use unhelpful methods of teaching amputees to use ...
A Stone Age Amputee Rewrites the History Books

A Stone Age Amputee Rewrites the History Books

A new discovery dates medical amputation to more than 30,000 years ago, radically altering our understanding of how human medical ...
The ABCs of Getting Good ZZZs

The ABCs of Getting Good ZZZs

Amputees routinely struggle with disrupted sleep patterns. Above-knee amputee Elayna Alexandra's solution doesn’t require a prescription, and it’s totally free ...
Our Website's New Look Is Designed for Better Reading

Our Website’s New Look Is Designed for Better Reading

Amplitude Magazine's new website is faster, more user-friendly, and optimized for mobile phones. Here's why the changes add up to ...
Amputee Athlete Brenna Huckaby Doesn't Take Mobility for Granted

Amputee Athlete Brenna Huckaby Doesn’t Take Mobility for Granted

Symbolically, Brenna Huckaby has already scaled a ton of peaks in 2022. So why is this the year she decided ...
The First Rule of Processing Grief After Limb Loss

The First Rule of Processing Grief After Limb Loss

We all experience grief. But whether it’s sparked by the loss of a loved one, a relationship, a cherished goal, ...
Fiverr's Empower Program Boosts Amputee Careers

Fiverr’s Empower Program Boosts Amputee Careers

Freelance platform Fiverr is actively seeking talented freelancers with disabilities. Here's how you can get your name out there ...
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