Limb Loss

5 Organizations for Prosthetic Care in Developing Countries – Borgen Project

Around the globe, prosthetic devices enable amputees to confront the physical, social and emotional challenges…

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This Young Technologist Is Revolutionizing the Future of Prosthetics, One Artificial Limb at a Time – Men’s Health

  Easton LaChappelle isn’t your average adult male in his mid-twenties….

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Why people should stop designing prosthetics that look realistic—and start designing ones that work – Fast Company

  Amputation can have a devastating effect on a person’s…

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What Do I Need To Know About Strokes & COVID-19? – Monitor

Stroke remains a serious healthcare problem during the pandemic. Stroke is the blockage of a…

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Artificial intelligence: Engineers reveal a prosthetic leg with a mind of its own – Inverse

For an estimated two million people in the U.S. living with limb loss, commercial-grade prosthetics…

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Bravery of mum forced to have all limbs amputated after contracting COVID – 7NEWS.com.au

Caroline was placed in an induced coma for almost a month. Credit:…

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This Startup Is 3D Printing Custom Prosthetics for a Fraction of the Standard Cost – Singularity Hub

Around 1.9 million people in the US are currently living with limb loss. The trauma…

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Meningitis B Can Be Deadly—Here Are 12 Symptoms to Know – Self

  No matter your parenting style, it’s important to…

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Life After Amputation: What to Expect for the New Amputee – Veterans News Report

Regardless of the reason, losing a limb is never easy. Both mentally and physically, amputation…

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Dangerous blood clots form in leg arteries of COVID-19 patients – Radiological Society of North America

  COVID-19 is associated with life-threatening blood clots in…

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Can expressive prosthetic limbs change our perceptions towards disability? – Firstpost

Amputation can have a devastating effect on a person’s body image and sense of self….

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B.C. man prepares to be first to receive double-hand transplant in Canada – CTV News

Rick Thompson, who had all of his limbs amputated after contracting bacterial…

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‘What if my kids are scared of me?’: Alex Brooker on life as a disabled dad – The Guardian

Alex Brooker: ‘Joking about disability can be a celebration of it, too.’…

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Could 3D-Printed ‘Bone Bricks’ End Amputation? – ENGINEERING

These ‘bone bricks’ are pieced together to fill the gap caused by…

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For diabetes patients, new health threats and cost concerns surface during coronavirus – The Colorado Sun

Samantha Almeida, 19, photographed on June 8, 2020, at Eisenhower Park in…

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The medical conditions you MUST tell the DVLA about – or risk a large fine – East Lothian Courier

A FULL list of the common conditions that drivers must tell the DVLA about have…

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Renfrewshire amputee Corinne Hutton is the Glasgow Times 2019 Scotswoman of the Year – Glasgow Times

IT was a dreich February morning, just before coronavirus struck, when Corinne Hutton ushered me…

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Teenager with bionic arms delights This Morning viewers with piano performance – Daily Mail

A teenager with bionic arms has left viewers in awe after playing the piano on…

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How these school kids are spreading ‘Pawsitivity’ by creating 3D-printed artificial legs for amputee dogs – India Today

This group of class 10 girls from a Gurugram-based school are creating…

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What’s Everyday Life Like With a Mind-controlled Prosthetic Arm? – Technology Networks

  For the first time, people with arm…

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