Archive for the ‘Amputee’ Category

4 Things to Consider When You’re a Pregnant Amputee

Posted on: July 23rd, 2017 by FloydBrace Blogger

Having a baby is an exciting time in any woman’s life, but if you’re an amputee, you could face some additional challenges. Luckily, with proper planning, you can continue to live a healthy, active life throughout your pregnancy. Floyd Brace Orthotics and Prosthetics offers these 4 things to consider when you’re a pregnant amputee: Prosthesis […]

5 Reasons Why Your Residual Limb Hurts

Posted on: July 17th, 2017 by FloydBrace Blogger

It’s expected that anyone who undergoes an amputation will experience pain after the procedure. However, some people experience pain in their residual limb even after they have healed. Here are five reasons why this may be happening to you: Pre-existing condition Health conditions such as diabetes or poor circulation that led to your amputation can […]