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Tinder amputee profile

Started by Alye Kesselman in General. Last reply by Steven D Baker (JB) yesterday. 2 Replies

I'm new to the amputee community. I am a partial hand amputee, i have a palm and no digits on my left hand. I want to get back on some dating apps but i can't think of a funny way to say something about my amputee on the bio. Any suggestion? Also if…Continue

Interested in finding peer-to-training in Seattle area?

Started by Glenda M Sample in General. Last reply by June DiStefano on Friday. 1 Reply

I am interested in peer-to-peer support training. My peer support person has not been of any help getting me trained. Any information would be helpful.Continue

TMA (Transmetatarsal Amoutation)

Started by Gail Shaffer in General Aug 8. 0 Replies

Hi.  I am a TMA and was just wondering if any one else on this site,  is a TMA----Continue

AMPOWER Mentors Central Valley, Bay Area and Fresno Area

Started by Sean R. Harrison in Amputee resources Aug 6. 0 Replies

I am looking to connect with all the mentors of these areas to establish communication, update contact information for mentors and set-up peer visits. Please reach out to me at rharrison@hanger.com, I am the AMPOWER Area Coordinator. Continue

ACL Reconstruction Surgery

Started by Aaliyah Coleman in General. Last reply by Aaliyah Coleman Jul 27. 4 Replies

Hi everyone i had a ACL reconstruction a month ago on my good leg (left). I am a RBK. Has anyone else had a surgery like this? This was a tough surgery for me and the first 4 or 5 days of recovery were rough. I'm doing better each day and PT and my…Continue

Need a new foot suitable for working out and carrying loads

Started by Julie Bishop in General. Last reply by Todd Woodward Aug 2. 3 Replies

I work out a lot and frequently carry pretty heavy amounts of weight for workouts and general chores. I am in the market for a new foot (I am an AK - for what that is worth). I have had the Freedom Innovations Renegade AT for a while and like it OK.…Continue

RBK drivers

Started by Elizabeth Hicks in Overcoming challenges of lower extremity amputation. Last reply by Nichole Stoner on Wednesday. 7 Replies

I am wondering if anyone with an RBK is driveing?  If you are, how are you doing it?  With hand controls or a Left throttle?  Or just like you used to?  Did you get a new car with accomidations added to it?  Which looks expensive.  OR?Any…Continue

RBK drivers

Started by Elizabeth Hicks in Overcoming challenges of lower extremity amputation. Last reply by Rich Ellyson Aug 6. 1 Reply

I am wondering if anyone with an RBK is driveing?  If you are, how are you doing it?  With hand controls or a Left throttle?  Or just like you used to?  Did you get a new car with accomidations added to it?  Which looks expensive.  OR?Any…Continue

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