May 17, 2017

Every year for Limb Loss Awareness Month (April), the Amputee Coalition shares information related to limb loss. One stat that’s striking is how common it is. In Maine, where most of our amputee patients live, there are 600 amputations every year. Now, in a state the s...

February 8, 2017

Every year, scientists and engineers find new ways to deliver prosthetic advancements that improve the lives of more and more amputees. This year, there are a number of exciting new technologies that look promising. These are the top five we’re watching:

October 25, 2016

When you lose a limb, you learn to roll with the punches and develop a sense of humor. Just in time for Halloween, here are some of our favorite examples of amp

October 15, 2016

National Disability Employment Month started in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week." Today, it's a nationwide campaign celebrating the skills and talents workers with disabilities bring to our workplac...

May 10, 2016

The first Invictus Games kick off, celebrating the achievements of those who have suffered limb loss. Meanwhile, in Washington, new Medicare rules are set to go into effect

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