Amputee

Woman Who Lost Her Legs In Railway Suicide Attempt Turns Her Life Around

Barcroft | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A mum has told of the horrific moment she lost her legs, after lying in front of a train in an attempt to take her own life. Helen Galsworthy was j...

Quadruple Amputee On The Run After His Parents Were Murdered 'Is Armed & Dangerous'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK

A 30-year-old man who lost both his hands and feet to meningitis as a teenager is being sought by police. Sean Petrozzino has been named as a “p...

Why Was This Amputee's Foot Re-Used As A Knee Joint?

Caters | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After being diagnosed with bone cancer in her thigh for the second time, Jordon Moody was faced with a tough decision. Her doctors told her that sh...

Leg-O

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Tech

It may lack the magical adventure of The Hobbit or the speeds and thrills of an F1 racer but for sheer ingenious practical value you can't beat buildi...

Amputee 'Beaten With Own Walking Stick

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

An amputee was beaten with his own walking stick after four men attacked him in a park in Smethwick. The 54-year-old man, who has one leg, escaped ...

Brogan Driscoll

'I'm Very Big On Stump Pride'

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

With London 2012 officially over all eyes are firmly on the Paralympic Games, and after such a successful performance from Team GB expectations are hi...

A New Leash Of Life! (PICTURES)

Caters News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

A dog has learnt to walk on two legs after his front limbs had to be amputated following a fall from a three storey building. London, a pitbull p...

Britain's Paralympic Veterans

Thomas Morris | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Sport
Thomas Morris

After the First and Second World Wars, over sixty thousand military amputees came home. Three years later, Britain hosted the Olympics, and a small hospital in Buckinghamshire put on the world's first 'Wheelchair Games'. Now in 2012, the future of the British forces in Afghanistan is being decided.

Dolphin Tattoo Transforms Amputee's Shoulder Into A Work Of Art (PICTURE)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Heine Braeck, 33, from Sarpsborg, Norway, has been without an right arm since he lost it during a freak accident when he was 13. Today, his should...