My plea is - particularly to funders - to focus support on the valley of death between proof-of-concept and commercialization. Without it, there is no impact at scale.
Crawford herself appeared in the exhibit. A promising model at the age of 19, she was struck by a drunk driver and became
For those of us who have never lost a limb, it's impossible to really understand the type of physical and emotional trauma
The technology involved in creating artificial limbs has come a long way in the last few decades. We have now witnessed a
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April is Limb Loss Awareness Month. Our nation has become all too aware of limb loss this April as a result of the Boston bombings. I am not an amputee myself, but I share a connection with the amputee community because of my dogs, both of whom are missing limbs and are certified therapy dogs.
The researchers scanned the brains of 14 volunteers using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Perceiving the invisible
The Huffington Post reported Oct. 25 that the number of American battle wounded has passed 50,000, a grim milestone of more
WASHINGTON -- For the growing number of soldiers and Marines whose genitals are damaged or destroyed by blasts from improvised
In just two short years, Krista Donaldson and her team at D-Rev have changed the lives of over 3,500 people in India. Donaldson is one of 21 outstanding speakers at TEDxStanford that you can watch live on LiveStreaming today.
A U.S. Army study released last summer detailed the increasing severity of battle wounds suffered by troops in Afghanistan
Despite such challenges, the amputees at Walter Reed tackle their rehabilitation with aggressive cheer. Many wear T-shirts
WASHINGTON -- As the Obama administration ramps up the war in Afghanistan, veterans advocates say the government must develop