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congenital amputee

Never Needed An Extra Hand

Growing up as a congenital amputee, doctors tried to get me to love my prosthetic. But ultimately, I was more comfortable the way I was born.

Titan: The Seven-Fingered Powerlifter With T1D

Powerlifter and entrepreneur Chris Ruden, who was born with a limb difference and has type 1 diabetes, wants everyone to know that limitations are self-imposed.

Not Your Average Stay-At-Home Dad

Born with one arm, my husband faced a lifetime of workplace prejudice, until he finally found the perfect job: raising our son.

Queen Of The Real-Life Furiosas

Angel Giuffria was the world's first bionic baby. Now she wants to be Hollywood's first bionic leading lady.