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Channeling Your Super Human Strength and Spirit

Orthotics & Prosthetics, UNYQERS  |  July 24, 2017

As a licensed, professional counselor, Wells Petras knows a thing or two about helping others cope. He’s worked with all …

Living A Confident Life

UNYQERS  |  June 23, 2017

“Ma’am,” a handsome college kid chased me down to say.  “I have no idea what you’ve been through or how …

When Scoliosis Runs in the Family

Orthotics & Prosthetics, UNYQERS  |  June 13, 2017

In honor of June being National Scoliosis Awareness Month, we decided to share Grace’s story: Grace’s grandmother fought back tears …

A Cool Man Takes the Stage

Fashion, UNYQERS  |  May 15, 2017

Back in 1969, the year Apollo 11 landed on the Moon and the Boeing 747 jumbo jet made its debut, …

Modeling the Positive for Every Body

Fashion, UNYQERS  |  May 12, 2017

After her leg amputation, Cadie Jessup did the hard mental work that it took to make her life whole again. …

3 Views on Adaptive CrossFit from an Amputee, Coach & Prosthetist

Uncategorized, UNYQERS  |  December 14, 2016

Editor’s Note: After Amber published her story about overcoming depression and anxiety after amputation in part through CrossFit, many of …

What Helped Me Regain Confidence as an Amputee

Uncategorized, UNYQERS  |  December 5, 2016

Often I’ve been asked about confidence, both by amputees and non-amputees. I imagine this is because others see me as …

21 Things These Amputees Can’t Live Without

Uncategorized, UNYQERS  |  November 22, 2016

We are constantly wowed by the ingenuity of the amputees in our community. Often in the comments of our Facebook …

What Changed His Mind?

UNYQERS  |  November 1, 2016

There are many reasons why people choose to wear a UNYQ prosthetic cover. For certain amputees, it’s about confidence, for others, it’s …

Small Victories, Big Gains: Coping with Anxiety Post Amputation

UNYQERS  |  October 10, 2016

If you were to ask anyone what they think of me, you would probably hear words like bubbly, loud, and …