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Amputee Life Blog

Your sleeves and prosthetic liners are your best friends, there's no doubt about it. You can easily apply it, and they provide great suspension and trouble-free service. Those that fit well even make your prosthesis feel infinitely lighter. There is no denying the fact that they are indispensable tools, making it important to take care of them. When mismanaged, your prosthetic liners and sleeves can become brittle and even begin to crack. They start to become odorous and just fall apart. We've provided a few tips to prevent deterioration of your liner or sleeve.

Prevent deterioration of your jelly prosthetic sleeve and liner.

8 Tips to Keep Your Prosthetic Liners and Sleeves from Deteriorating

Your sleeves and prosthetic liners are your best friends, there's no doubt...

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You’ve been going to the same prosthetist for 10 or maybe 20 years. This person may or may not have been the one who held your hand at the beginning of your “amputee life”, but a close bond has been established and working with them is always a breeze. Instead of feeling like a chore, going to your prosthetist for countless checkups and fittings feels like a treat—like seeing a friend to catch up with what’s going on in their lives. This is because your prosthetist has become a good friend to you. However, the inevitable is bound to happen—your prosthetist announces that they will retire soon.

When your prosthetist retires what do you do?

Is Your Prosthetist Retiring? Here's How You Can Deal with It.

You’ve been going to the same prosthetist for 10 or maybe 20...

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The seemingly endless hot and humid days remind us that summer is definitely here. While ‘tis the season for enjoying a lot of outdoor activities, it is also the season that is associated with sweating and having to clean your prosthesis more. Here's a cheat sheet for staying fresh this August.

Stay clean and wipe your prosthesis with cleansing shower wipes.

Your Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Staying Fresh this Summer

The seemingly endless hot and humid days remind us that summer is...

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