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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 ...
Top Amputee Models in Runway of Dreams' NYFW Show 2022

Top Amputee Models in Runway of Dreams’ NYFW Show 2022

As always, some of the nation's top amputee models will grace the stage at Runway of Dreams' Fashion Revolution show ...
Four New Articles from Amputee Writers

Four New Articles from Amputee Writers

Are amputees the ultimate losers of the “bionic arms race”? Can a one-armed person succeed as a hairstylist? Can bicycling ...
Climb With Team Amplitude to Raise Money for ROMP

Climb With Team Amplitude to Raise Money for ROMP

For the third straight year, Team Amplitude will be raising money to support the Range of Motion Project and promote ...
Lasse Madsen's Affordable Running Blade Is Picking Up Speed

Lasse Madsen’s Affordable Running Blade Is Picking Up Speed

Above-knee amputee Lasse Madsen couldn't find a running blade that was priced for recreational athletes like him—so he designed one ...
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