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USA TODAY: XFC 21's Nick Newell proving more than just a 'one-handed fighter' - MMAjunkie.com

USA TODAY: XFC 21's Nick Newell proving more than just a 'one-handed fighter' - MMAjunkie.com | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
USA TODAY: XFC 21's Nick Newell proving more than just a 'one-handed fighter'MMAjunkie.comNewell is, especially to the kids with missing limbs who sometimes show up to the gym for everything from martial arts tips to lessons on tying their shoes...
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'One-Handed World' research reveals keys to user friendly packaging - Packaging World

'One-Handed World' research reveals keys to user friendly packaging - Packaging World | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Packaging World'One-Handed World' research reveals keys to user friendly packagingPackaging WorldA significant number of consumers are missing a limb, and many more of us live our lives in a similar fashion, with one hand occupied with tasks such...
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Not Joining the Freakshow - Huffington Post

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Not Joining the FreakshowHuffington PostBorn Just Right is a community of support to families around the world looking for ideas on how to advocate and support children and adults with a limb difference or any type of physical difference.
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Video: One-armed Nick Newell submits Eric Reynolds at XFC 21 to ...

Video: One-armed Nick Newell submits Eric Reynolds at XFC 21 to ... | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Nick Newell only has 1.5 arms, but that's all he needed to become the first-ever congenital amputee to win a mixed martial arts (MMA) world title last night (Dec. 7, 2012) in the XFC 21: "Night of Champions II" main event ...
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Whoever Wears This Rocket-Powered Prosthetic Ankle Is Guaranteed Olympic ... - Gizmodo

Whoever Wears This Rocket-Powered Prosthetic Ankle Is Guaranteed Olympic ... - Gizmodo | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Gizmodo UKWhoever Wears This Rocket-Powered Prosthetic Ankle Is Guaranteed Olympic ...GizmodoWhen the International Olympic Committee approved the prosthetic blades that replace Oscar Pistorius's artificial legs when running, they set a precedent...
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Todd Love, Triple-Amputee Marine Veteran, Visits Atlanta Falcons ...

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The word "hero" is thrown around a lot in sports, but this past weekend, the Atlanta Falcons paid tribute to some real heroes when they hosted a pair of injured war veterans. Army Sgt. First Class Michael Schlitz and Marine ...
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Amputee Soccer Championships : Video Clips From The Coolest One

Amputee Soccer Championships : Video Clips From The Coolest One | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Amputee Football (Soccer) Championships

Some awesome soccer skills are on display at the The African Cup of Nations for Amputee Football. The Coolest One - Home of Mel's Video Of The Day!
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Prosthetic technology may give Paralympic advantage - ABC Online

Prosthetic technology may give Paralympic advantage - ABC Online | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Prosthetic technology may give Paralympic advantageABC OnlineSome say the prosthetic technology available to paralympians in affluent countries is providing an unfair advantage for competitors.
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The one-armed wonder- Disability not a deterrent for Bruna ...

The one-armed wonder- Disability not a deterrent for Bruna ... | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
By N Jagannath Das – HYDERABAD 10th December 2012 08:36 AM, IE Brazilian table tennis player Bruna Alexandre returns a shot at the ongoing 10th World Junior Tennis Championship at the SAP Indoor Stadium in ...
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Amputee actors help soldiers prepare for war - CNN

Amputee actors help soldiers prepare for war - CNN | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Amputee actors help soldiers prepare for warCNNI recently went through this training and what startled me was seeing people who had actually lost an arm or a leg or, in some cases, lost two limbs reliving that experience.
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No stopping Santa - Amputee helps spread Christmas joy : Largo ...

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LARGO – Santa Claus sat in a big red chair set up in a tent amidst the twinkling glow of Largo Central Park lit up for the holidays, and met hundreds of children during his visit to Largo on Dec. 1.
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Nick Newell Won A MMA Championship With One Hand | Wizbang

Nick Newell Won A MMA Championship With One Hand | Wizbang | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Nick Newell Won A MMA Championship With One Hand. December 9, 2012 | Filed under Sports | Posted by Doug Johnson. Some things you just need to see to believe… XFC fighter Nick Newell won the XFC Lightweight Championship last ...
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ReFIT Improves Speed and Accuracy of Neural Prosthetics that ...

ReFIT Improves Speed and Accuracy of Neural Prosthetics that ... | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
“These findings could lead to greatly improved prosthetic system performance and robustness in paralyzed people, which we are actively pursuing as part of the FDA Phase-I BrainGate2 clinical trial here at Stanford,” said ...
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Worcester: N.E. Amputee Association meeting | Community Advocate

Dec. 13, from 6 to 8 p.m., the New England Amputee Association will meet at Lutheran Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center, 26 Harvard St., Worcester. Guest speaker Jessica Santos, Manager of the Personal Care ...
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Affordable prosthetic knee joint may be big stride for amputees

Affordable prosthetic knee joint may be big stride for amputees | Born Just Right | Scoop.it
Affordable prosthetic knee joint may be big stride for amputeesTheChronicleHerald.caTORONTO — Jan Andrysek balances a prosthetic leg on the arm of his chair, then applies downward pressure to make the front of the foot push forward, causing a joint...
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