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An Introduction to The World of Adaptive Sports

An Introduction to The World of Adaptive Sports

There are adaptive sports for everyone. Whether you prefer individual sports or to flex your competitive muscle, there is a sport suitable for any level of limb loss or limb difference. Read on to learn about some of the many adaptive sports ...continue.
Kids headed to the pool at Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp

Amputee Youth Camp, Where Kids Can Be Kids

Clarksville, OH – The Amputee Coalition is excited to host its annual Youth Camp for the 10th consecutive year in Clarksville, OH at the Camp Joy campground July 8-13, 2019.  The Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp, (or as the kids call it, “Amp Camp”), ...continue.
The Design and Controversy of Running Blades Prosthetics

The Design and Controversy of Running Blades Prosthetics

In this post, we explore the invention of the running blade prosthetic, how they work, and why this athletic controversy is still ongoing. ...continue.
Learning About The Types of Limb Difference in Children

Learning About The Types of Limb Difference in Children

Learn about the types of limb difference in children, both congenital and acquired. This post also provides information on prosthetics and resources for parents. ...continue.
Improving Lives of Children with Limb Differences and Amputations

Improving Lives of Children with Limb Differences and Amputations

The purpose of the survey is to help medical professionals learn how we can better serve families and their children with limb differences and/or amputations. If you are a parent of a child who was born with a limb difference and/or a ...continue.
Limb Loss and Mental Health

Limb Loss and Mental Health

I have struggled with my mental health for most of my life because of continuous trauma and abuse. My doctors at the time diagnosed me with dysthymia. It is a relatively mild depressive disorder that is chronic and can last for years. ...continue.
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