How has COVID-19 impacted YOU?

Started by Kyle Leister in General Nov 19. 0 Replies

During COVID-19 restrictions, many individuals with amputation may have been unable to access care, resulting in stress and anxiety. Our research group at Syracuse University is conducting a study aimed at investigating the impact of…Continue

Tags: Survey, Health, Activity/Mental, Physical, COVID-19

Adaptive Sport Programs in Riverside County, California

Started by Michael Rosenkrantz in General Nov 16. 0 Replies

Come and join Palms to Pines Parasports and Desert Recreation District and the City of Riverside in playing sports.  Contact me at for more information or go to our website palmstopinesparasports.orgContinue

Tags: Riverside, County, Group, Support, Sports

Stay Motivated

Started by Sean R. Harrison in Self Esteem / Body Image. Last reply by Sean R. Harrison Nov 13. 1 Reply

#staymotivated There is nothing you can't do once you decide you want it bad enough."…Continue

Virtual Walk for Disability Employment Month

Started by Lisa Willis in General. Last reply by Lisa Willis Oct 18. 1 Reply

Hello All,October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Join us for a virtual walk/run on October 26-31, 2020. For more details and registration, use the hastag #sradisabilitywalk2020 and link to

bilat bka

Started by Gary Noyes in General. Last reply by Michael G Van Randen Nov 19. 4 Replies

Query....I lost right leg 2015 and left leg 2018. doing pretty well but having balance problems and stamina problems. any ideas to help me with these things ???? after standing for awhile I get a pain in my lower back. Continue

Hanger Clinic Virtual Empowerfest is now open for registrants

Started by Johsa Smith, Nat'l Coordinator in General Sep 29. 0 Replies

With opportunities to learn from world-class prosthetists and peers thriving with prosthetic technology, EmpowerFest is a place to discover…Continue

Northwestern's Upper limb study looking for feedback

Started by Johsa Smith, Nat'l Coordinator in General Sep 22. 0 Replies

Northwestern is conducting a study looking at possible hand transplants. They would love your input:This study takes place by telephone, or in person, at Northwestern University in the Center for Healthcare Studies at 633 N. St. Clair, Chicago, IL,…Continue

Housing accommodations

Started by Jennifer Bennett in Trauma related amputations. Last reply by Jennifer Bennett yesterday. 6 Replies

Hello All,My husband is a recent bka and he just started wearing a shrinker. Long story short, we’re living with his parents after recently moving to CT. We’re house hunting and I’m wondering what other amputees think about if it’s necessary to have…Continue

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