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Lost ability

“The experience sounds cliche—appreciating something only when it’s taken away, only realizing what you had after it’s lost.
But it’s accurate in the case of serious knee injuries. 38 more words


When patients have no choice but to be innovative...

Patients and carers across the world are constantly coming up with new ideas in relation to the management of medications, achieving daily tasks with limited mobility, tracking symptoms and even finding ways to remember medical information.  1,148 more words

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What Crutches Taught Me about Life

It was a beautiful, Wednesday morning when I hobbled my way onto the campus bus and entered the Health Center. I was in a state of utter confusion and shock. 1,813 more words


Running: My First Love

The first time I ran competitively, I was five years old and was a participant in the Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged. Although I was recovering from leg surgery, I saw older athletes running, and admired their fierceness and passion. 290 more words

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