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Prosthetic Leg

Aircraft Mechanic Fixes Quadruple Amputee Veteran's Prosthetic Leg

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.21.2014 | Good News

An aircraft mechanic has earned his wings by fixing a veteran's prosthetic leg. Afghanistan war veteran Taylor Morris, a quadruple amputee, twisted...

Amputee Cheerleader Is An Inspiration

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.11.2013 | College

College student and amputee, Patience Beard, won our hearts when she made the division 1 cheer squad at the University of Arkansas. Now, in her second...

Inmate Denies Hiding Phone In Prosthetic Leg

AP | Posted 04.02.2013 | Weird News

UNIONTOWN, Pa. -- A former Pennsylvania jail inmate says he didn't sneak a cellphone into the lockup in his prosthetic leg, though he acknowledged hav...

Mind-Controlled Robotic Legs Could Help The Paralyzed Walk

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 09.06.2012 | Technology

The breakthroughs of a University of California medical team may soon have Oscar Pistorius facing a whole new kind of Paralympic competition: those wh...

'Real Housewives NYC': Aviva Falls Down Flight Of Stairs

Posted 07.17.2012 | TV

All eyes were on Aviva Drescher on the latest episode of "The Real Housewives of New York City" (Mon., 9 p.m. ET on Bravo), but she may have wished th...

Janean Chun

Creating Prosthetic Limbs With Style

HuffingtonPost.com | Janean Chun | Posted 06.11.2012 | Small Business

Like many 21-year-olds, Dan Horkey felt pretty invincible. He was starting a career in construction and had his entire life ahead of him. But the cour...

David Lohr

Woman In Grocery Dispute Allegedly Used Prosthetic Leg As Weapon

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.05.2012 | Crime

Police in North Carolina say a woman involved in an argument with a man over the purchase of groceries got a leg up in the dispute when she allegedly ...

Gun In A Prosthetic Leg: Operation!

Posted 01.02.2012 | Weird News

Some people are so well armed, they're armed in their legs. Medical professionals at St. Vincents Hospital in Sydney's St. Vincent's Hospital were ...

Oscar Pistoriius

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LONDON — The prosthetic legs of double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius give the South African a 10-second advantage over a 400-meter race, acco...