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Traveling and airport security

Started by Gary Moody in General. Last reply by Stephen Levine 3 hours ago. 9 Replies

I'll be flying next week for a vacation in the Caribbean.  Any tips on the flying and airport security.  I'm a  Lbka.  My other leg has a drop foot I wear a brace on that one.  I can walk but standing in a long line could be touch.  I'm sure I would…Continue

Swimming

Started by Barry Sudds in General. Last reply by Barry Sudds on Sunday. 7 Replies

I am an aka left leg.Can anyone advise about getting into and out of a swimming pool.Getting in is OK I can just fall in.  However trying to get out without assistance has me flummoxed.Any ideas out there?TxContinue

Important lobbying effort: Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvements Act of 2012

Started by Carrie Davis Resource Mgr in Insurance issue. Last reply by Timothy R. Foss on Sunday. 15 Replies

Hello fellow EmpoweringAmputees.org members, We’d like to pass along an important message from the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association (AOPA) to our US Members.  The Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvements Act of 2012 was recently…Continue

Family support - Nashville, TN

Started by Lisa Travis in Family Support. Last reply by Belinda Jacobi on Saturday. 2 Replies

Hi everyone, this is my first post on this site.  We recently received news that our baby girl to be born in September will be missing her left arm/hand below elbow.  The doctors are not able to tell us why this happened, but it just happened.  We…Continue

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