Recent Examples of amputee from the Web
The goal of his research was to prevent injury and improve the mobility of amputees by developing new technologies and rehabilitative strategies, Dr. Akins wrote online in describing his work.
Also joining in as a model was Viktoria Modesta, an amputee singer-songwriter who wore a prosthetic leg to walk the show.
Since 2013, the actor’s nonprofit has constructed 60 houses tailored for amputee veterans, including two who live near the Cifka family.
Christy has created a foundation that helps impoverished young amputees acquire prosthetics.
The first blind, double amputee to re-enlist in the Marines after losing his legs and his sight in Iraq in 2007.
Paralympian snowboarder Amy Purdy, who is also a double amputee, visited Wasser in the hospital.
In two years, Kloo and others have coached more than 50 clients from 4 years old to 74, from stroke victims to people with autism to amputees and more.
William Rosada, an amputee from Naranjito who's confined to a wheelchair, relies on water deliveries from friendly neighbors.
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