I Am A Right Leg Amputee

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    Hello, I'm a Double Amputee!

    I am a 40 year old woman who is in the process of learning to walk on my prosthetics. I lost both of my legs (right AKA & left BKA) in a terrible accident. I survived being attacked & burned ~70% of my body. I continue, every day, to give thanks for the overwhelming support of...
    Debadeb Debadeb
    36-40, F
    4 Responses May 3, 2012

    Right Leg Amputee Below He Knee

    I was operated on back in 2003 and a by-pass done. It worked good up until this year. Back in June I started to experience sharp pains in my foot and ankle, also when walking I would get server cramps in the back of my leg. I went to the Doctor already knowing what was going on...
    courtesy33 courtesy33
    51-55, M
    1 Response Dec 27, 2010

    Below Knee Amputee

    Due to A medical  problem I lost my lower right leg out of the blue. only 2 weeks ago , very big adjustment in life style, I was advised by Dr. to quit work ,hard to do after 26 years at same place ,but I guess I am lucky in one way i have enough time to retire. I just hope...
    wrenchbender54wv wrenchbender54wv
    56-60
    3 Responses Jun 10, 2010

    "i Am A Right Leg Amputee"

    I lost my leg due to a sickness.But I m a strong young beautiful WOMAN.
    dcharlandra dcharlandra
    41-45
    1 Response Oct 14, 2010

    Here is a letter I wrote.

    ...... Hello My Dear, Dear, Friend, Oh I miss you, we spent so many years together and I cherished every moment. My life has changed so much in less then 1 year and you were not here to be part of it, and because you were not here things have changed drastically. I miss the...
    Drea1975 Drea1975
    41-45, F
    Jul 23, 2015

    Being An Amputee Is'nt So Bad

    i was involved in a traffic accident about a year ago,so i'm still adjusting ,but doing quite well. I just bought a bicycle last week which gives me joy. I don't quite know what to write/i'm not used to writing about myself. Are  there any other similar...
    rightamp rightamp
    46-50, M
    Feb 2, 2010
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