New amputee

Started by James George in Overcoming challenges of lower extremity amputation 10 hours ago. 0 Replies

I'm a very recent amputee. In fact I had it done in early September of this year. I need a lot of help in understanding what I will be going through in the up comming months. Right now I'm going though rehabilitation.Continue


Started by BRIAN RICHEY in Pain Management / Phantom Pain. Last reply by Michael Bradley on Friday. 8 Replies

being an AK for 5 yrs now ive been thru just about everything ive read on here plus some.  ive suffered thru the phantom pains and still do. what alot of people are describing as pp is actually neuromas.  they are very painful and it takes an mri to…Continue

The roller coaster of emotions

Started by Christina Eskins in Depression / Anxiety. Last reply by Leevell McCray on Wednesday. 5 Replies

I just recently had a right leg BKA in August. Physically I am doing great, better than I ever thought I would. The BKA was elective to get rid of wounds not healing on my foot due to diabetes. I was doing ok for the first couple of weeks, but when…Continue

Suggestions for a left AK to lose weight?

Started by Mark Ristig in General. Last reply by Frank Taylor on Tuesday. 1 Reply

Im a new AK and am noticing I am gainin a little weight as I learn to walk. Any ideas ftom you seasoned experts? I was thinking of swimming? Anyone do this for exercise? Or can you use a tread mill for weight lose.thank you for your help,MarkContinue

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