I’m not really sure where the idea came from, but on my first trip out after leaving rehab last November, after a couple of drinks, I declared to some uni friends that I wanted to cycle from London to Paris and asked who would do it with me. 1,539 more words
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Thanks to the Association of Pakistani Physicians of New England (APPNE) for the opportunity to meet an inspiring young lady, 14-year old Insha Afsar of Muzaffarabad who lost a leg in the earthquake of 2005 but has risen to become a champion one-legged skier, enabled by her supportive host parents in the USA. 910 more words
A double amputee has become the first person ever to control two robotic arms at the same time thanks to a pioneering experiment.
Les Baugh was involved in a horrific electrical accident that cost him both of his arms and shoulders 40 years ago. 14 more words