Greetings from Down Under by Lacey Henderson

Growing up, I always knew I wanted to travel and see the world. I never had a solid plan of action, but I knew that I was going to make it happen. Fast forward a few years to my college days, studying foreign languages and international studies, I thought I was on the right track…

Celebrating A Colleague, Friend & Hero

  “Taking Opportunities, Defying Disabilities” Last Saturday was the 3rd Annual T.O.D.D. Field Day an event created to celebrate the late Todd Anderson (1960 – 2010), Ottobock’s former Vice President of Clinical Services. Todd’s positive attitude and active lifestyle has inspired this fun-filled event. Over 200 people attended the event where everyone had the opportunity…

Chompin at the Bit

Well, it is September. Otherwise known the month that I start chomping at the bit for the return of winter. Two nights ago the air cooled down to the point where I had to put on a hoodie. In my mind, as my friends keep chatting, I thought…are we there yet? Like the difference between…

Meet Facebook Community Member Roger

Our Facebook community members may recognize Roger as an active and thoughtful member of our Facebook community. We’ve appreciated and been intrigued by Roger’s posts and wanted to get to know him better and thought you would  too.  Here is our interview with Roger. Q. How did you come to be a prosthetic device wearer?…

A World Traveler Shares Her Top 5 Tips by Leslie Pitt Schneider

Leslie Pitt Schneider loves to travel and does it frequently for work and for pleasure. Her trips have taken her all over the globe and we asked her to share her top 5 tips with our Momentum readers. Top 5 Travel Tips by Leslie Pitt Schneider Life with limb loss means a life filled with…

I Want to Show You All My Wares by Andrew Carter

  Yes, I’m actually wearing a white shirt. Really. This was quite the weekend. I’m now back home from home from the Amputee Coalition’s annual national conference, which took place in Orlando this year. In their own words, the AC’s mission is “to reach out and to empower people affected by limb loss to achieve their full…