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A Better Way to Amputate

A Better Way to Amputate

Amputation surgery that preserves agonist-antagonist myoneural interfaces (AMIs) can increase amputees’ ability to control prosthetic devices while decreasing their phantom ...
A Winning Book About Loss

A Winning Book About Loss

Christa Couture's book isn’t only about limb loss, but it will resonate with anyone who’s lost a limb, as Couture ...
Mission Gait Raises the Bar on PT

Mission Gait Raises the Bar on PT

Mission Gait aims to equip PTs with the clinical expertise they need to offer effective physical therapy for amputees and ...
Partners in Peer Support

Partners in Peer Support

When amputee couple Kim Mylinski and Tom Carlson get married this July, they will become members of an exclusive club: ...

The Art of Limb Preservation

The Art of Limb Preservation

Prosthetist Louise Mitchell is the proprietor of Odd Limb Art, an online boutique of upcycled items made from discarded prosthetic ...
Amplitude 24/7 May 2021

Amplitude 24/7 May 2021

Case Clothed Brittany Burke takes amputee fashions personally. Her newly launched Uniteable clothing line is setting new standards for inclusivity ...
Put Your Metal to the Pedal

Put Your Metal to the Pedal

Ampt Biking convenes amputee bicyclists of all abilities to share breathtaking mountain scenery and trail rides that range from gentle ...
How To Hire the Right Prosthetist

How To Hire the Right Prosthetist

An ill-fitting socket can make your life miserable. So can ill-fitting prosthetist. It’s pretty hard to feel comfortable in your ...
Message From the Editor

Message From the Editor

The May 2021 issue of Amplitude, the nation's top amputee lifestyle magazine, features articles on amputee travel, world explorer Albert ...
Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: International Treasures

Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: International Treasures

Meet five world-class amputee athletes who will be contending for medals in Tokyo this summer at the 2020 Paralympic Games ...
The Adaptive Sports of Summer

The Adaptive Sports of Summer

From mountains to sea, intrepid amputees are getting active everywhere. Taking up an outdoor activity during summer can be a ...
When Travel Calls

When Travel Calls

Once you master the art of traveling as an amputee, you’ll discover that adaptive travel is easier than you thought ...

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