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New Amputee Education Series Event!

On March 15, Functional Amputee Support Team in conjunction with Southern California Prosthetics will host the unveiling event for a completely unique new take on prosthetic foot design. Stan Patterson and Rick Myers will present the first foot ever created that allows the amputee complete freedom of adjustability, without visiting their prosthetic office! This design […]

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Cody (AK)

When Cody comes bounding into the room, you are struck by his adorable, sweet face and endless energy. It’s easy to overlook the toddler’s missing limb. Cody is quite independent and has learned to do nearly everything he wants to do, from everyday tasks to running, biking – even skateboarding! On December 4, 2009, Cody […]

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FAST Summer Newsletter

The quarterly newsletter put together by the Functional Amputee Support Team (FAST) is now available for download from their website here. Download the newsletter and you can read up about some of the goings on with FAST as well as when and where they meet.  Check out our calendar located here to find support group […]

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Diane (BK)

In early 2009, Diane was in agony. Her ankle, which had been badly broken in a skiing accident back in 1971, was causing her more pain that ever before. The initial repair after the accident was done using screws to hold the ankle bones together. In 1995, two bones in the ankle were fused to […]

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Oscar Pistorius Competes

Double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius will be competing at the Adidas Grand Prix in New York on June 11. It’s the South African’s first American meet! Check out the article here

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Summer Airport Travel Tips to Save You Some Time….and Money!

Any prosthetic related equipment packed in your luggage is considered a medical device, and you will not have to pay a baggage check fee at the airport. Just let the agent know you have prosthetic equipment in your luggage when checking in. Also, if your are packing any equipment in your carry-on luggage, it’s wise […]

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Amputee Competing in Table Tennis

‎33-year-old amputee Daryl Sterling, a San Diego computer engineer, treks the globe playing in international para table tennis tournaments. http://media-dis-n-dat.blogspot.com/2011/04/elite-table-tennis-competition-takes.html

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Inspirational Billboard

When you tackle a challenge that just you cannot even fathom tackling. When you accomplish that, the amount of integrity and the will and the heart that you’ll get from that experience is what will set you up for your life.” – Marlon Shirley, amputee http://www.values.com/inspirational-sayings-billboards/34-Overcoming

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US Adaptive Rowing Team

Exciting opportunity for amputees to join the US Adaptive Rowing Team and compete in the 2012 Olympic Games….no experience required! http://okc-nhpc.org/adaptive-rowing

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New Prosthetic Products and Technologies

Functional Amputee Support Team (FAST), in conjunction with Southern California Prosthetics, cordially invites you to attend our next Amputee Education Series program: New Prosthetic Products and Technologies Each year new products come to market, advancing the state of the art for amputees worldwide. We are excited to have several of the top prosthetic manufacturing companies […]

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