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    Innovation Specialist Billie Slater has developed a toolkit to help amputees and clinicians use prosthetic socks better.

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    Jim Jacobi has had a lot thrown at him -- war, Agent Orange, triple bypass surgery and losing both legs. But this Vietnam Vet keeps it all positive.

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    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Gregory D. Gadson, who served seven years after an IED blast nearly killed him in Iraq.

  • Mobile OPS pilot looks to expand VA prosthetic care

    Matthew lost part of his left leg while serving in Iraq. VA Puget Sound developed a program to help patients, like Matthew, who have travel challenges and need prosthetic care.

  • Being Mom comes first for Army Vet Paralympics champ

    She does more on one leg than most do on two, and this Army Vet, Paralympics champ and mom hopes to inspire and motivate with her daily social media posts.

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  • Harlingen, Texas, VA offers Veterans same-day service action plan for orthotic, prosthetic needs

    "Having same-day service [action plans] for walk-in patients will save Veterans time in receiving the prescribed items”

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    A career researcher with the Providence VA Medical Center in Rhode Island, has been awarded for her work with Veterans who have experienced upper-limb loss.

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