Amplitude / health

Tag: health

Post
Amputee Yoga Brings Liberation, Says Arpita Roy

Amputee Yoga Brings Liberation, Says Arpita Roy

“The real meaning of yoga,” writes Arpita Roy, “is deliverance from contact with pain and sorrow.” Roy embodies that definition as a bilateral amputee yoga teacher with a burgeoning online following. She’s been making headlines recently in her native India, where attitudes toward disability remain decidedly narrow. Because of the stigma surrounding limb difference, it...

Post

Osseointegration Tales: Munya Mahiya

If you were going to design an ideal candidate for osseointegration (or OI) surgery, they might look something like Munya Mahiya. You’d create somebody young, athletic, and healthy; somebody who’d tried and failed, over a long period of time and in multiple iterations, to find a socket prosthesis that worked; somebody with solid insurance coverage;...

Amplitude
});}(jQuery));