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January 2, 2018

Transparency and Trust within the Prosthetic and Orthotic Industry

Transparency has become a foreground issue for the Food and Drug Administration, government officials, and businesses around the world. Consumers and patients are pleading for open communication with businesses they continually deal with. Users want to know where their products come from, if they are environmentally safe, and what the providing company’s beliefs are. Here

November 22, 2017

September 12, 2017

A Leg for Leel: A Haiti Earthquake Survivor Seven Years Later

January 12, 2017 marked the seventh anniversary of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Haiti, killing over 200,000 people and leaving 1.5 million homeless. In the aftermath of the devastating quake, a ten-year-old girl named Leel was found in the rubble, barely alive with one leg crushed by fallen debris. “I remember, I was inside

Back to School Tips for Your Child With Limb Loss

As summer vacation comes to an end, your child will be feeling a cluster of emotions – they will be excited to see their friends, but apprehensive about what the school year will bring. If your child is an amputee, more questions and concerns can arise while you begin preparing for the school year. Likewise,

June 15, 2017

Breakdancer From Northern Africa Comes to A Step Ahead for New Prosthetics

Emeer Guesmi, also known by his b-boy (breakdancing) name Zulu Rema, is a dancer from a small town in northern Africa, Tunisia called Hammam Zriba. At two years old, he lost his legs from a rare blood condition. Unfortunately, in Tunisia prosthetic care is not widely available so Emeer never was able to receive the

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