Residual Limb Care: Skincare When Using a Prosthetic

What are a few key factors for residual limb care? A patient can’t simply put on their prosthesis and not take care of it. We’ve actually covered the importance of proper maintenance and care of a prosthetic device and its socket multiple times, but we haven’t really discussed residual limb care. Today, we’re going to fix […]

How Does the VA Help Veterans Get Prosthetics?

How can disabled veterans get prosthetic devices with the assistance of the VA? Veterans from around the world need a variety of medical services. Many of them, regardless of the type of military service they’ve completed, have been patients who require prosthetic and orthotic devices. But it seems that veterans don’t always know where they can seek help when […]