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Leg coverings?

Started by Shelly Houser AEP NorthEast PA in General. Last reply by boyce benningfield 16 minutes ago. 109 Replies

I see so many of you that don't have flesh colored covers on your limbs.  I have always covered up my leg and am confused by this. what do you do when you have  a dressy function ( wedding) do you cover it with a stocking or just leave it?  I have…Continue

Fetterman titanium forearm crutches

Started by Allen Hanesgrove in General. Last reply by Frank Taylor 4 hours ago. 2 Replies

I am a full-time crutches user and have always been using the cheap-o aluminum underarm crutches you buy at drugstores. I go through a pair pretty quickly, they're taking a toll on my underarms. A big fear of mine is using the cheaper underarm…Continue

A joke

Started by James George in General yesterday. 0 Replies

If you can't read the line at the bottom, it says this, "I imagine you will be…Continue

3d prosthesis

Started by Ria Hurst in General. Last reply by Jerry Kellison on Saturday. 3 Replies

Has anyone used a 3D printed prosthesis?We have been contacted by a group of local engineers/makers that have offered to make Delaney a 3D hand. In addition we would help launch a community project... Just want to see if anyone else has used one,…Continue

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boyce benningfield replied to Shelly Houser AEP NorthEast PA's discussion Leg coverings?
"I use to wear covers but I found it is easier to work with, or on without a cover I am a btk amputee  ask your prosthestists I'm sure they will agree-have a good day!"
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