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Community Rallies Around Triple Amputee Vet Who Lost Everything In House Fire

Community Rallies Around Triple Amputee Vet Who Lost Everything In House Fire | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Just when things were starting to look up for triple amputee Capt. Edward "Flip" Klein and his wife, Jessica, they lost everything in a house fire earlier this month. But their Maryland community is making sure that they get back on their f...
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Eastman Innovation Lab Explores What's Next in the World of Prosthetics - 3BL Media (press release)

Eastman Innovation Lab Explores What's Next in the World of Prosthetics - 3BL Media (press release) | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Eastman Innovation Lab Explores What's Next in the World of Prosthetics3BL Media (press release)Why prosthetics? Eastman recently announced its support of Blake Leeper, the “American Blade Runner,” as the company's health and wellness ambassador.
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About feet — Ottobock UK

About feet — Ottobock UK | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Learn more about basics of prosthetic feet from Ottobock, the world leader in prosthetic leg systems and technology.
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Portchester amputee tackles skydive for charity - Portsmouth News

Portchester amputee tackles skydive for charity - Portsmouth News | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Portsmouth NewsPortchester amputee tackles skydive for charityPortsmouth NewsFEARLESS amputee veteran Richard Hunt took part in a skydive to raise money for charity along with his brave 17-year-old daughter.
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Amputee Robert Rodriguez hopes to inspire at 3ON3 tourney at LA Live - Los Angeles Daily News

Amputee Robert Rodriguez hopes to inspire at 3ON3 tourney at LA Live - Los Angeles Daily News | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Amputee Robert Rodriguez hopes to inspire at 3ON3 tourney at LA LiveLos Angeles Daily NewsAmputee Robert Rodriguez hopes to inspire at 3ON3 tourney at L.A. Live. Robert Rodriguez will be competing this weekend in the 3ON3 tournament at L.A.
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Amputee Adrian Petersen meets inspiration: Vikings' AP - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews

Amputee Adrian Petersen meets inspiration: Vikings' AP - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Amputee Adrian Petersen meets inspiration: Vikings' APRick Kupchella's BringMeTheNewsAdrian Petersen lost his leg and was inspired by @vikings @adrianpeterson to get back on his feet. Today AP met AP pic.twitter.com/zeWYCnmmbp.
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Congress passes Veterans Access to Care Act of 2014 | Orthotics Prosthetics

Congress passes Veterans Access to Care Act of 2014 | Orthotics Prosthetics | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Orthotics Prosthetics | Congress passed the Veterans Access to Care Act of 2014, which includes the Injured and Amputee Veterans Bill of Rights as a provision, on Aug. 1.
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Young amputee veteran gets fresh start in new home - Tbo.com

Young amputee veteran gets fresh start in new home - Tbo.com | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Young amputee veteran gets fresh start in new homeTbo.comST. PETERSBURG — While others his age went to college parties or planned careers, Stephen Peterson was learning how to walk again after an explosion in Afghanistan took his right leg.
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Despite Disability, One Mountain Climber Reflects On His Advantages

Despite Disability, One Mountain Climber Reflects On His Advantages | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Spencer West was born with a genetic disorder that led to both his legs being amputated. West tells host Michel Martin about how he climbed Mount Kilimanjaro using just his hands and arms. (RT @UCPGNO: Ain't No Mountain High Enough...
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Robohand's cheap 3D-printed leg is set to revolutionize prosthetics - ExtremeTech

Robohand's cheap 3D-printed leg is set to revolutionize prosthetics - ExtremeTech | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
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Historically, prosthetic body parts have been hard to come by for many patients around the world.
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Double amputee pushes her limits with donated prosthetics - MyFox Washington DC

Double amputee pushes her limits with donated prosthetics - MyFox Washington DC | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Double amputee pushes her limits with donated prostheticsMyFox Washington DCLacey's insurance would not cover prosthetics, and just when she thought she would be going back to the wheelchair again, she came across a unique post on Facebook.
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Amputees Learn Movement Through Virtual Reality

Amputees Learn Movement Through Virtual Reality | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
83degreesmedia A Game For Life: Amputees Learn Movement Through Virtual Reality 83degreesmedia Wearing a safety harness and walking on a split-belt treadmill in the room-sized system, study participants and, eventually, amputee patients, can engage...
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Amputee Lincolnshire diabetes sufferer urges others to lose weight - Lincolnshire Echo

Amputee Lincolnshire diabetes sufferer urges others to lose weight - Lincolnshire Echo | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Lincolnshire Echo Amputee Lincolnshire diabetes sufferer urges others to lose weight Lincolnshire Echo A man who has lost a leg and his eyesight to diabetes has warned sufferers of the condition to lose weight after new figures revealed a surge in...
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Race organiser hails 'awe-inspiring' ex-Army amputee entrants - stv.tv

Race organiser hails 'awe-inspiring' ex-Army amputee entrants - stv.tv | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
stv.tv Race organiser hails 'awe-inspiring' ex-Army amputee entrants stv.tv The organiser of a gruelling obstacle race has described three ex-Army amputees who lost legs in Afghanistan as "awe-inspiring" as he watched them train for the upcoming...
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Amputee's dream walk - Stuff.co.nz

Amputee's dream walk - Stuff.co.nz | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nzAmputee's dream walkStuff.co.nzDouble amputee Stacey Herbert still dreams of walking down the aisle. And waking up on a Saturday morning, refreshed and ready for the weekend.
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Arizona Man 3D-Printed a New Prosthetic Hand for Under $100, See It in Action

Arizona Man 3D-Printed a New Prosthetic Hand for Under $100, See It in Action | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
An Arizona man built a 3D-printed hand for less than $100 for a friend who lost three fingers in an accident.
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Teen Set to Become Youngest Player on US Amputee Soccer Team - WHAG

Teen Set to Become Youngest Player on US Amputee Soccer Team - WHAG | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
WHAGTeen Set to Become Youngest Player on US Amputee Soccer TeamWHAGHAGERSTOWN, Md. - A 15-year-old Urbana High School student is set to become the youngest player on this year's U.S. National Men's Amputee Soccer Team.
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Summerville child amputee sets the bar high - NL News Now

Summerville child amputee sets the bar high - NL News Now | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
Summerville child amputee sets the bar highNL News NowThe seminar focused on the latest developments in artificial limbs, dealing with teasing and bullying and parenting an amputee child.
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Designer Colin Matsco 3D prints concept ‘Nike’ prosthetics

Designer Colin Matsco 3D prints concept ‘Nike’ prosthetics | Prosthetics | Scoop.it
With cheap 3D printing available to end users, it was only a matter of time before the first concept prosthetics would surface. We have seen downloadable 3D designs before, but those were more function rather than looks.
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