Limbs 4 Life Publications

Amplified and E-news

Limbs 4 Life’s free quarterly publication amplified is distributed nationally free of charge in digital and print formats. Featuring profiles and perspectives from amputees, amplified also covers a diverse range of topics including health and wellbeing, advocacy and articles relating to amputees.

Our new monthly e-news updates keep our members in touch with their community and informed about current news and events. If you would like to be added to the mailing list go to the contact us page and register your details.


 

Amplified - Winter 2016

 

  • Meet Fay Keagan - Hiking to the top

  • How important is a healthy diet?

  • How to cope with an amputation?

  • Are you getting the best out of your prosthesis?

  • Making prosthetic choices work for you

Amplified - Autumn 2016

 

  • Osseointegration insights

  • The importance of having a prosthetic maintenance check

  • Stories from National Disability Insurance Scheme participants

  • National expansion of our Peer Support Program

  • Keeping your good foot healthy

Amplified - Summer 2015

 

  • Talking Technology with Holly Franklin

  • 3D Printing

  • The Art Limb Project

  • The Latest in Prosthetic Technology

  • Recreational Prosthetics

  • Ossur Mobility Clinic

Amplified - Spring 2015

 

  • Travel tips for amputees

  • Travel Stories

  • Travel Insurance

Amplified - Winter 2015

 

  • Living, Playing and Working with Prosthetics

  • GST on Cars

  • Limbs 4 Kids Launch

Amplified - Autumn 2015

 

  • Mandy McCracken

  • Phantom Pain

  • Brisbane Amputee Forum

Amplified - Summer 2014

 

  • Brendan Dover

  • Emilija Tanner

  • Skincare

Archive

Previous editions of amplified and our former long-read e-news can be accessed here.


May 2014

• Beauty with Meaning - Courtney Jones
• Ramping it up in Regional Areas
• The Next Chapter - Lisa Knight

December 2013

• Surviving summer - A guide for amputees
• Massie Knight - back on track
• Chronic Illness Peer Support Program

June 2013

• Kath’s Burpee Challenge
• Soldier On for Aussie troops
• Darren Collins - no limits

December 2012

• Life without Limits - Amputee Expo
• Profile - Deidre Wilson
• Profile - Mike Rolls

September 2012

• Carers Children and Youth program
• Skin care for amputees
• Nicole McLean - Stronger Now

August 2012

• Profile: Amal Amarsi
• Phantom Pain
• Crossing the finish line for Limbs 4 Life

June 2012

• Limbs 4 Life volunteers
• Colouring our world - Stefan Laux
• The age Run Melbourne – Limbs 4 Life

December 2011

• Haiti – A rehabilitation experience
• Spare Parts 2012
• ISPO Conference

 


Amplified - Summer 2011

 

  • Pricilla Sutton & the Spare Parts Exhibition

  • Meet Bruce Jacques

  • The In Motion Project

  • Body Image

Amplified - Autumn 2010

 

  • Melissa Noonan wins the National Disability Award for Social Inclusion

  •  Is wearing a prosthesis bad for you?

  • A Promise Kept – Michelle Alves Todhunter

  •  2009 Victorian Amputee Golf

Amplified - Summer 2009

 

  • Brad Ness

  • Scott Reardon

  • Skin Care Tips

  • 2009 Victorian Amputee Golf Championship

Amplified - Winter 2008

Issue focus - Diabetes

 

  • Diabetes Support Services & Research

  • Profile - Graham Paris

  • Destination Beijing

  • AMP-Link Forum Update

Amplified - Autumn 2008

 

  • Stepping Out with Kayla Woods

  • Phantom Pain

  • Upper Limb Prosthetics

Amplified - Summer 2007

Issue focus – Trauma & Limb loss

 

  • Support Services

  • Research

  • Personal Stories

  • 2007 Vic Amputee Golf Championship

Amplified - Spring 2007

Issue focus – Cancer and Limb loss

 

  • Support Services

  • Research

  • Personal Stories