Amputee News for Friday August 16, 2013

surgery

Nerve reconstruction surgery offers double amputee hope

Woman walks again after losing limbs to infection from dog bite

After beating victim loses both legs then dies, alleged attackers could face murder charges

Woman has difficulty paying for costly prosthetic devices

Amputee wants to make a difference through cross-country cycling

Quadruple amputee still shoots hoops

Improving amputee performance in sports and recreation through prosthetic technology (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Caregiving with love: Five tips to better healing (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Unpack your negative thoughts (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Tuesday June 18, 2013

lacrosse helmet

12-year-old leg amputee returns to playing lacrosse

Woman who survived Philadelphia building collapse loses legs

Cat shot in paw loses leg

2-year-old who lost feet in lawnmower accident walks again

Prosthetic development advances dramatically

31-year-old sets sights on 2016 Paralympics

Improving amputee performance in sports and recreation through prosthetic technology (Amp It Up! Magazine)

One-armed fighter Nick Newell has full support of Jim Abbott (Amp It Up! Magazine)

UNDEFEATED: An interview with “Notorious” Nick Newell (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Wounded soldiers learn how to get back in the game (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Caregiving with love: Five tips to better healing (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Unpack your negative thoughts (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Footprints Adventures offers “fun empowering adventures for teens and adults” (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Monday May 13, 2013

dancing

Program helps amputees dance – or dance again

Amputee youth strives to stay positive

Youth deals with cancer, chemotherapy and amputation

Recovery from amputation takes time, hard work

Improving amputee performance in sports and recreation through prosthetic technology (Amp It Up! Magazine)

One-armed fighter Nick Newell has full support of Jim Abbott (Amp It Up! Magazine)

UNDEFEATED: An interview with “Notorious” Nick Newell (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Wounded soldiers learn how to get back in the game (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Caregiving with love: Five tips to better healing (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Unpack your negative thoughts (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Footprints Adventures offers “fun empowering adventures for teens and adults” (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Wednesday May 8, 2013

golf

Prosthetic device helps amputee play golf again

Amputee golfer teaches other amputees how to play the game

Amputee who didn’t get support wants to help other amputees

Medical professionals discuss cost of prosthetic devices for Boston bombing victims

Improving amputee performance in sports and recreation through prosthetic technology (Amp It Up! Magazine)

One-armed fighter Nick Newell has full support of Jim Abbott (Amp It Up! Magazine)

UNDEFEATED: An interview with “Notorious” Nick Newell (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Wounded soldiers learn how to get back in the game (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Caregiving with love: Five tips to better healing (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Unpack your negative thoughts (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Footprints Adventures offers “fun empowering adventures for teens and adults” (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Monday April 29, 2013

 

cycling

Improving amputee performance in sports and recreation through prosthetic technology (Amp It Up! Magazine)

One-armed fighter Nick Newell has full support of Jim Abbott (Amp It Up! Magazine)

UNDEFEATED: An interview with “Notorious” Nick Newell (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Wounded soldiers learn how to get back in the game (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Caregiving with love: Five tips to better healing (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Unpack your negative thoughts (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Footprints Adventures offers “fun empowering adventures for teens and adults” (Amp It Up! Magazine)