Got My New Leg, Ya!

Started by mark hite in General. Last reply by mark hite 7 hours ago. 15 Replies

My new leg has finaly made it home. It is very cool. It has a electric energy sockit, ottobock shaft and a renagade A/T foot. Hangers did a wounderful jod fitting my sockit! I walked yesterday (with my crutchs). Walked about the length of a city…Continue

Got my first new leg

Started by James George in General. Last reply by James George yesterday. 11 Replies

When I wear my new leg. It is tight and causing redness on parts of my stump. Right now I am only wearing the liner, without any socks. What can I do to stop the redness?Continue

Help for new amputee

Started by Yolandra Shipp in General yesterday. 0 Replies

Greetings,I was approach by a family member of a new amputee BK who is looking for resources in the Bahamas.  Does anyone have any information of contacts in that area?  Please send them to me directly…Continue

Timing, is it everything?

Started by Alex Rodenburg in Returning to work / society / public eye. Last reply by Wolf Schweitzer on Sunday. 7 Replies

Hey everybody,     So recently I have been trying to get out into the dating scene a little bit more in my life, through going to groups and online dating. Lately, I have been really self-conscious about telling a woman that I have a disability. Its…Continue

Tags: anxiety, advice, Dating

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