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Ep. 70: AOPA Policy Forum 2018

Dave attended AOPA's annual Policy Forum last week in Washington D.C. What issues were front and center? How did Dave prepare? What did...

Ep. 68: Apply for the NAAOP Fellowship

The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics and Prosthetics (NAAOP) has announced that it has launched a fellowship program...

Ep. 66: An Activist Win

Mixed in with the spending package that kept the U.S. government open last week was a provision that could help the limb loss/difference...

Ep. 64: Answer Kids' Questions

When kids ask us questions about our limb loss/difference, knowing how to respond appropriately can be a challenge. In this podcast, we...

Ep. 63: How K Levels Can Hurt You

Medicare's functional levels - "K levels" - for lower limb amputees are the mechanism by which virtually all insurers in the United...

Ep. 62: amp'd 2017 Annual Report

When we started amp'd, we promised the limb loss/difference community that we would freely share information about the organization, its...

Ep. 61: Poll Results and Health Reform

We kick off 2018 with a grab bag of important issues. First, we explore the results of our December amp'd Army poll question and reveal...

Ep. 60: Year-End Random Thoughts

In our last podcast of 2017, we eschew our normal, structured approach for a wide-ranging, free-form discussion of what's kicking around...

Ep. 59: Holiday Season Gifts

The holidays are upon us and there are gifts unique to the limb loss/difference community out there for the taking (and giving). Find out...

Ep. 57: Giving Tuesday

This Tuesday is "Giving Tuesday," a campaign designed to promote awareness of and donations to the work performed by non-profit...

Ep. 56: Top Things We're Thankful For

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays. In anticipation of turkey, tryptophan and travel, this week we each share the top 5 things...

Ep. 54: Winter Is Coming

As temperatures begin to regularly drop below the freezing mark, people with limb loss/difference can choose to become less mobile. Ice...

Ep. 52: Q3 Review

The summer has come and gone but this week we'll review what went on at amp'd from July through September. New tools, Calls to Action and...