Limbs for Life Foundation Company Profile

01:26 EST 12th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Limbs for Life Foundation is a global nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to providing fully functional prosthetic care for individuals who cannot otherwise afford it and raising awareness of the challenges facing amputees. It also collects used limbs for distribution in developing countries such as the Dominican Republic, Turkey and countries in Africa. For additional information on the event or the Foundation, please visit

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New Insight Into How Salamanders Regrow Limbs

ArticleThe ability of some salamanders to regenerate lost limbs has long fascinated the science community.Staff Author: 

Bringing Prosthetic Hands to Life

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Restoring blood flow may be best option to save your life and limb

(American Heart Association) Amputation for severe blockages in the lower limbs has a lower survival rate than other treatment options that restore blood flow. Treatment options to restore blood flow ...

Scientists Got Adult Frogs to Regrow Limbs. It's a Step Toward Human 'Regeneration'

Millions of people live with amputated limbs that are gone forever. But that might not be the case forever. For the first time, scientists have shown that adult frogs can regrow amputated legs. They s...

Neuronal Decoding Algorithm for Prosthetic Limbs

The invention is a new algorithm for decoding neuronal responses based on the discovery that neuronal spike trains can be described using order statistics. The device has applications in the direct co...

New techniques reveal how prosthesis users are doing damage to their intact limbs

RESEARCHERS from the University of Salford have used new techniques to show that people with artificial arms and hands are doing damage to their intact limbs.

NIH awards $1.2M grant to project using AI to restore movement in paralyzed limbs

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $1.2 million grant for a project aimed at restoring voluntary movement in paralyzed limbs using AI.

Young mum dies after having all four limbs amputated due to ‘deadliest killer you’ve never heard of’ – The Sun

The SunYoung mum dies after having all four limbs amputated due to 'deadliest killer you've never heard of'The SunA YOUNG mum died "from the deadliest killer you've never heard of" after she had all f...

Drugs and Medications [458 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [1924 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Florence Nightingale Foundation: developing nursing's leaders.

Ursula Ward, Chief Executive, Florence Nightingale Foundation, , describes the role of the foundation and its plans for the future.

Is muscle strength in a painful limb affected by knee pain status of the contralateral Limb? - Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative.

Contralateral knee pain has been suggested to be associated with muscle weakness in a pain-free knee, potentially through a mechanism of central nervous inhibition. Whether contralateral knee pain als...

Side does not matter in healthy young and older individuals - Examining the importance of how we match limbs during gait studies.

Various methods exist when comparing gait data between groups and include the analysis of a single limb, or taking an average of both limbs. Evidence exists suggesting that both limbs are not symmetri...

An acoustic emission characterization of the failure process of shallow foundation resting on sandy soils.

Shallow foundation is a common foundation type that is usually used for small to medium size structures. The bearing ability and the failure mechanism of shallow foundation are the fundamental concern...

Transcriptome analysis of Petunia axillaris flowers reveals genes involved in morphological differentiation and metabolite transport.

The biosynthesis of plant secondary metabolites is associated with morphological and metabolic differentiation. As a consequence, gene expression profiles can change drastically, and primary and secon...

Clinical Trials [2630 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Action Observation Theraphy in Parkinson's Disease

The main objective of this project is to evaluate the effectiveness of Observation of Action (Action Observation, AO) both in increasing the speed of movement of the upper limbs, agility a...

A Prospective, Open, Non-randomized Phase I/II Study of Therapeutic Angiogenesis in Diabetic Patients With Critic Ischemia of Lower Limbs While Administering Positive CD133 Mobilized With G-CSF

The primary objective is to analyze the safety and efficacy of CD133+ cells, obtained from peripheral blood in the treatment of diabetic patients with critic ischemia in lower limbs. The ...

Weight in Lower Limbs Improves Gait Ataxia of in Machado-Joseph Disease Patients

Few studies evaluated the efficacy of adding weights on the lower limbs in patients with ataxic disorders. There is no current evidence on which would be the most appropriate weight for us...

Isolated Pelvic and Limb Perfusion in the Treatment of Locally Advanced Sarcoma of Pelvis and Limbs’ Girdle

This study looks at isolated pelvic perfusion and limbs' girdle with 1 mg tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFa) in the treatment of locally advanced sarcoma of the pelvis and limbs’ girdle.

Olive Oil v Prostate Cancer Foundation Diet for Treatment of Prostate Cancer

This study compared a plant-based, olive oil diet to the diet recommended by the Prostate Cancer Foundation for weight loss and improvement in some laboratory biomarkers.

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Limbs for Life Foundation

The Limbs for Life Foundation is a global nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to providing fully functional prosthetic care for individuals who cannot otherwise afford it and raising awareness of...

Life Without Limbs

"Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded youâ...

Pacific Life Foundation

The Pacific Life Foundation was established by Pacific Life Insurance Company in 1984 as a way to provide a permanent charitable endowment to improve the communities in which empl...

Life Time Foundation

As a private operating foundation of Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life CompanySM, the Life Time Foundation is on a mission to inspire healthy people and a healthy planet by...

LIFE Foundation

The Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education (LIFE) was founded in 1994 in response to the public's growing need for information and education on life, health, disability and long-term care ...

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