E-Skin Could Improve Prostheses Movement

Scientists at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have…

Fifteen-Year-Old Born With Limb Difference Inspires Others

Fifteen-year-old Giovanna Clemente knows she is an inspiration…

NFL Players Gift Running Blades To 8 Year Old In Need

Eight-year-old Jackson DeLude did not come to Orlando from Buffalo,…

Electrodes May Help Prosthetic Devices Feel Lighter

A prosthetic leg can often be jarring for new amputees, even…

Back Pain Affects Amputees’ Trunk Control

Individuals with unilateral lower-limb loss are at an increased…

Custom Made AFOs Effective in Fall Prevention

The daily use of bilateral custom-made ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs)…

Bionic Leg Being Developed Could Change Lives

For a brief time, Kerry Finn felt like The Six Million Dollar…

Caloric Needs of Amputees

Do amputees need more calories or less than individuals without…

US Navy Amputee Inspires Others With Positive Mindset

A US Navy sailor who has been documenting his recovery online…

Post-Op Pain Unrelated To Phantom Pain, Study Finds

Although pain management before amputation is important, the…