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THANK YOU! Melissa Stockwell -Iraqi War Veteran -Above the knee amputee -2008 Paralympian -World Champion ParaTriathlete x 2 -Certified Prosthetist -Motivational Speaker -Triathlon Coach -Proud American-

A common method of wrapping an amputation stump. Top, Wrapping for above-knee amputation. Bottom, Wrapping for below-knee amputation

Don't tell me you can't! ***I am also reminded of 2014 DWTS contestant Amy Purdy who is a double amputee below the knee ( since age 19) who won the Bronze in the Sochi Para-olympics and now is tearing up the dance floor on the show I just referenced. Be inspired by these folks!

from Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

5 Ways to Deal With Phantom Limb Pain After Amputation

man with amputated leg exercising

Motivational speaker Josh Sundquist's photos

Dancing with the Stars Season 20, Noah Galloway with Sharna Burgess In 2005, this Iraq veteran lost his left arm above the elbow and left leg above the knee. Now a personal trainer, the 33-year-old double amputee was named 2014's Ultimate Men's Health Guy by Men's Health last year.

from Mail Online

Hooks, handsaws and forceps: The grisly photos that show how soldiers gritted their teeth for surgery in the American Civil War

Photographic record: Here is Private George W. Lemon after his successful amputation

Noah Galloway is a man who destroys obstacles. Read about his incredible journey from double amputee to elite athlete.