Amputee Newsmakers: April 15-21, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: April 15-21, 2021

We enjoyed the heck out of Rising Phoenix, the well-reviewed 2020 documentary about the Paralympics. Now that we know the ...
More Rock 'n' Roll Amputee All-Stars

More Rock ‘n’ Roll Amputee All-Stars

The amputee rock and roll community includes a recent Grammy nominee, a band of wounded warriors who’ve jammed with Pink ...

Nichole Millage on the Power of Team Chemistry

Nichole Millage on the Power of Team Chemistry

Some of Nichole Millage's sitting volleyball teammates were still in grade school when she won her first Paralympic medal. Here's ...

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March / April 2021

Sonomyography Flies Under the Radar

Sonomyography Flies Under the Radar

A new prothesis control technology called sonomyography might give arm amputees easier, more intuitive control over their prosthetic devices ...
Limb Loss Awareness Month Turns Ten

Limb Loss Awareness Month Turns Ten

Limb Loss Awareness Month marks its 10th anniversary in 2021. Here are some milestones in the first decade of this ...
A Pandemic Within a Pandemic

A Pandemic Within a Pandemic

Multiple investigations have shown sharp increases in diabetes-related amputations since the pandemic began, as individuals either are unable or reluctant ...


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For Ezra Frech, It's About Way More Than the Medals

For Ezra Frech, It’s About Way More Than the Medals

Paralympic athlete Ezra Frech believes passionately that adaptive sports can empower all people with disabilities and help everyone—even non-athletes—feel like ...
5 New Amputee Episodes on non-Amputee Podcasts

5 New Amputee Episodes on non-Amputee Podcasts

In the spirit of Limb Loss Awareness Month, here are five amputee ambassadors who are sharing their stories and educating ...

Move United Sets Out to Demistify Disability

Has it really only been 11 months since Disabled Sports USA and Adaptive Sports USA merged to create Move United? ...
Amputee Newsmakers: April 8-14, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: April 8-14, 2021

The first story in this week's roundup really captures the spirit of Limb Loss Awareness Month. Quick version: A right ...
Amputee Newsmakers: April 1-7, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: April 1-7, 2021

A fashion model opts for amputation and a state legislature unanimously recognizes Limb Loss Awareness Month in this week's roundup ...
Gifts to Give Yourself for Limb Loss Awareness Month

Gifts to Give Yourself for Limb Loss Awareness Month

While you're advocating for the amputee community during Limb Loss Awareness Month, reward yourself with one of these new or ...
Six-Pack of Short Movies by Amputees

Six-Pack of Short Movies by Amputees

Amputee filmmaker Adam Bowes scored a slot at the prestigious Aspen Shortsfest. Six other limb-difference directors shine in the Easter ...
Amputee Newsmakers: March 25-31, 2021

Amputee Newsmakers: March 25-31, 2021

Patch Adams keeps 'em smiling as an amputee, Bibian Mental is a champion to the end, more good news for ...


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