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Prosthetic Guides

Amputee Life is an informative, researched blog written by medical professionals including amputees and prosthetists.

You’re on a journey to live your best life. And we’re right there with you.

How you feel and how your prosthesis performs affects every single day of your life, which is why you work so hard to perform at your highest level. We’re here to support, guide, and inform you through your journey.  We go into depth, cut through the medical jargon with straightforward, expert-reviewed articles — all designed to help you make the best decisions for yourself and the people you love.

Latest Stories

Man Overcomes Double Amputation Challenges, Returns to Work

February 29, 2024

After battling life-threatening pneumonia and COVID-19, Howard Young has become a source of strength and inspiration for many in Sarasota, Florida. He emerged from the experience as a person living with double lower limb loss. Still, Young is determined to overcome the daunting challenges that life throws his way, even returning to work less tha...

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  • Research Receives $4M Grant to Make Robotic Prosthetic Hand Similar to Biological Limbs

    February 26, 2024

    While existing robotic prosthetic hands can help users perform tasks, the downside is that they can be difficult to operate. These devices demand c...

    While existing robotic prosthetic hands can help users perform tasks, the downside is that they can be difficult to operate. These devices demand c...

  • Strep Throat Led to Quadruple Amputation for Teen

    February 21, 2024

    Timely diagnosis and treatment are crucial in healthcare. In Natalya “Nat” Manhertz’s case, what was initially thought of as migraine turned out to...

    Timely diagnosis and treatment are crucial in healthcare. In Natalya “Nat” Manhertz’s case, what was initially thought of as migraine turned out to...

  • Medicare Considers Policy Amendments for K2 Amputees

    February 17, 2024

    Medicare is studying policy changes to offer microprocessor knees (MPKs) coverage to K2-level amputees. The reason behind this policy reform is the...

    Medicare is studying policy changes to offer microprocessor knees (MPKs) coverage to K2-level amputees. The reason behind this policy reform is the...

  • How Various Factors Affect Mobility in People with Lower Limb Loss

    February 13, 2024

    Individuals who live with lower limb loss experience a significant change in their daily life and physical abilities. Rehabilitation goals for thes...

    Individuals who live with lower limb loss experience a significant change in their daily life and physical abilities. Rehabilitation goals for thes...

  • Stay Healthy While Traveling with These Tips

    February 10, 2024

    Traveling is a great way to alleviate stress and improve mental health. It allows you to take a break from the mundane tasks of daily life and expe...

    Traveling is a great way to alleviate stress and improve mental health. It allows you to take a break from the mundane tasks of daily life and expe...