Latvia-born singer and model Viktoria Modesta released her first music video on Channel 4, in which she gorgeously struts her bionic-looking leg. Being the first widely-known leg amputee pop star, she is a true inspiration to many.
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Oscar Pistorius runs with 5-year-old Ellie May Challis. Find out more about Ellie May and her run with Oscar here.
Rebekah Marine an BT Urruela are challenging the way society views those with limb differences.
The prevalence of amputation during the Civil War created a need for prosthetic devices. Civil War veteran Samuel Decker built his own prosthetics after losing his arms in combat.
Afghanistan veteran 24-year-old , Alex Minsky. Alex lost his leg when his truck rolled over an improvised explosive device. Alex journey back to life wasn’t easy. He has overcome some difficult times and come out on top. Now rising model and most importantly an inspirational hero for countless people with disabilities who proves life can continue even after that in all it’s beauty.
This technique was adopted by Otto Bock and incorporated into instruction manuals for finishing both BK and AK prostheses. Youtube link: www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpqD-a2ljIc