“Tattoo’s” for Prosthetic Limbs

CORPUS CHRISTI, Tex. — A veteran is trying to help out others who havesuffered limb losses and need prosthetics by decorating them for free. It’s basically like a tattoo for the prosthetic. The company in Corpus Christi, Texas, called Lonestar Concepts and Design, is a a hydro graphics printing shop. They can cover a surface … Continue reading »

Prosthetic Advancements May Help Victims

MEDFORD, Ore. — Trauma surgeons and doctors at Boston hospitals are treating dozens of patients following Monday’s marathon bombing. Many are being treated for amputated limbs. A local prosthetic manufacturer says most of those patients will return to full function. At the workshop of Spectrum Orthopedics and Prosthetics, they build and custom fit prosthetics right … Continue reading »