How Well Can Older Amputees Adapt to Prostheses?

How Well Can Older Amputees Adapt to Prostheses?

Health & Medicine
A new paper strongly suggests that medical clinicians (not prosthetists) are systematically underestimating senior amputees' capacity to walk with prosthetic ...
Hemp Sockets for Amputees Hit the Market

Hemp Sockets for Amputees Hit the Market

O&P Solutions
Human Plant Solutions' hemp sockets promise more comfortable fit and function for amputees, while retaining the strength and durability of ...
Share Your Amputee Story, Get Some Swag

Share Your Amputee Story, Get Some Swag

Amputee News
The limb-loss community's resource network is constantly getting stronger, but there's always room for improvement. The 2022 Amputee Community Survey ...
Amputee Survey Swag: Levitate Running Blade

Amputee Survey Swag: Levitate Running Blade

Amputee News
If we haven't convinced you yet to complete the 2022 Amputee Community Survey, here's another reason: You can win a ...
Marsha Danzig, 1962-2022

Marsha Danzig, 1962-2022

Health & Beauty
While Danzig will continue to nurture bodies and spirits through her books and videos, there's no replacing her presence. The ...
Q+A: Nike Shoe Designer Richard Ramsay Is No Dummy

Q+A: Nike Shoe Designer Richard Ramsay Is No Dummy

Fashion
We called Richard Ramsay to learn about the amputee mannequins in Nike’s retail stores. As it turned out, Ramsay had ...
Best Tech for Amputees at CES 2022

Best Tech for Amputees at CES 2022

Science & Technology
The 2022 Consumer Electronics Show raised the curtain on some new amputee-related products. Here's a list of devices that landed ...
Amputee Survey Swag: No Limbits Jeans

Amputee Survey Swag: No Limbits Jeans

Amputee News
Complete the 2022 Amputee Community Survey and put yourself in the running for some free amputee-friendly jeans from No Limbits ...
Julia Heaberlin Hides Limb Loss in Plain Sight

Julia Heaberlin Hides Limb Loss in Plain Sight

Arts & Culture
Julia Heaberlin didn't start out with an amputee protagonist at the center of "We Are All the Same in the ...
The Amputee Who Marched With Martin Luther King Jr.

The Amputee Who Marched With Martin Luther King Jr.

History
This 31-year-old amputee walked all 54 miles of the 1965 Selma-Montgomery march on crutches, becoming a high-profile symbol of the ...
Amputee Photo of the Year: Feel-Good Update

Amputee Photo of the Year: Feel-Good Update

Amputee News
What happened to the two amputees in Mehmet Aslan’s award-winning photo, which won Photo of the Year in 2021? There's ...
What Are the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Limb Loss?

What Are the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Limb Loss?

Adaptive Living
Amplitude's biggest search draws are articles about sex/relationships, movies/actors, and clothing. But the biggest subjects of inquiry about limb loss ...
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