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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 …

9 Things I Wish I Knew When I Became an Amputee

UNYQERS  |  June 27, 2016

When I became an amputee I was given plenty of pamphlets on what to expect. I knew about phantom pain …

Straight Up Style: From Strange to UNYQ

Orthotics & Prosthetics, UNYQERS  |  February 12, 2016

At a time when a kid just wants to fit in, the burden of scoliosis treatment can be truly unbearable. …

A Different Image of Disability

UNYQERS  |  December 22, 2015

We recently sat down with UNYQER Jaspera Delair, a French fashion designer, who lost her leg four years ago in …

UNYQER Daniel Edmondson: Grounded in Adventure

UNYQERS  |  November 3, 2015

No one can control what happens to them, but everyone can control how they react. On a Minnesota night in …

UNYQER Erin Deegan: Accounting for The Next Adventure

UNYQERS  |  October 23, 2015

“Adapting is the best descriptor of life as an amputee.” Accountants aren’t always perceived as the most adventurous personalities. But …

3 Things We Loved about the Amputee Coalition National Conference

UNYQERS  |  August 25, 2015

What can we say, we had a blast! The Amputee Coalition Conference last month was an incredible event bringing together …

Rocking Out the Awkwardness with Dave Covino

UNYQERS  |  May 8, 2015

When you first meet someone without a limb, there is this awkward cautiousness. You don’t want to be rude by …

Bouncing Back Strong

UNYQERS  |  May 6, 2015

Meet Hacer Arslan. A tough young woman from small village in the Netherlands. Her pragmatic and positive perspective inspire strength …

UNYQER Dylan M Jones: Doesn’t Let Amputation Hold Him Back

UNYQERS  |  March 27, 2015

In this interview, we sit down with Dylan M Jones. He is one of the younger UNYQERS we’ve met and …