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Waterparks

Started by Jennifer Swiss in General. Last reply by mark hite on Friday. 4 Replies

I was wondering how other amputees, lower limb loss, handle going to water parks. I have a 5 month and a 16 month old and in time I know they will want to go. Can I still take them if my prosthetic is not waterproof?

2 Mos post RBKA...Is my experience common?

Started by Thomas H. Horne in General. Last reply by mark hite on Friday. 28 Replies

Just got my first leg about 2 weeks ago, and am trying to wear it for 7-8 hrs a day.  Will start PT with the new leg on May 5.  My limb is still a bit tender, but I can walk with one or two crutches depending on what I need to do.  Putting full…Continue

Osseointegration Clinical Trial

Started by John Cool in General. Last reply by John Cool on Thursday. 2 Replies

It has been about 3 months now since I received Osseointegration after being extremely fortunate to have been chosen to participate in a human feasibility study here in the U.S. The study is being conducted in Salt Lake City, UT to gather…Continue

revo fit socket

Started by Clifford Licht in General. Last reply by Douglas Horning on Thursday. 11 Replies

Just wondering if anyone has ever used the revofit socket?  Continue

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