Amputee News for Wednesday March 20, 2013

softball

Alabama softball team to host Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team

Amputee accused of shooting Walmart manager over service dog appears in court

3D printing offers hope for improving prosthetics

Veterinarians amputate dog’s leg after it is shot

Amputee wants to be first double amputee to walk to South Pole

Amputee provides support to others

Seventh-graders recognized for prosthetic project

Man invents unique finger prosthesis using bicycle parts

20 tips to help prevent medical errors (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Changing perceptions in the movie industry (Amp It Up! Magazine)

A Q&A with actor Eddie McGee (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Documentary shows impact of science on prosthetics (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Miracle Limbs-Courage in Motion helps amputees (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Recalibrating after success (Amp It Up! Magazine)

How to make a ponytail with one hand (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Thursday March 7, 2013

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20 tips to help prevent medical errors (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Changing perceptions in the movie industry (Amp It Up! Magazine)

A Q&A with actor Eddie McGee (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Documentary shows impact of science on prosthetics (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Miracle Limbs-Courage in Motion helps amputees (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Recalibrating after success (Amp It Up! Magazine)

How to make a ponytail with one hand (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Wednesday February 20, 2013

running shoes

Amputee celebrates completion of 5K run

Bionic hand offers real-time sensory feedback

Sponsors flee Oscar Pistorius

Pistorius says shooting was an accident

Prosecutor says Pistorius put on his prostheses before shooting girlfriend

Innovative prosthetic hand might let amputees ‘feel’

Turtle with prosthetic flippers swims again

Military amputees to get most up-to-date bionic legs

Embracing the Balance (Amp It Up! Magazine)

The Power of Prosthetic Art (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Building Core Support for Fitness (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Restoring Your Self-Image (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Sunday February 3, 2013

diabetes

Researchers say simple steps can decrease diabetes-related amputations by 50 percent

Guitarist has all of his fingers amputated

Amputee’s motto is “Who says I can’t”

Quadruple amputee who had double arm transplant talks about the future

Amputation doesn’t stop paramedic from returning to his career

Embracing the Balance (Amp It Up! Magazine)

The Power of Prosthetic Art (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Building Core Support for Fitness (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Restoring Your Self-Image (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Amputee News for Tuesday January 8, 2013

Civil War soldiers

Debunking a Civil War myth about amputation

Dancer who had amputation after accident can’t sue

Cat caught in illegal trap faces leg amputation

Double amputee Marine reaches milestone

The story of a dog and amputation

Amputee in wheelchair robbed and left lying in street

Embracing the Balance (Amp It Up! Magazine)

The Power of Prosthetic Art (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Building Core Support for Fitness (Amp It Up! Magazine)

Restoring Your Self-Image (Amp It Up! Magazine)