VIDEO: It is time to stop aspiring to perfection | Kelly Knox | TEDxYouth@Glasgow * 2023
VIDEO: It is time to stop aspiring to perfection | Kelly Knox | TEDxYouth@Glasgow * 2023
Nicholas James Vujicic is an Australian American Christian evangelist and motivational speaker of Serbian descent, born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder characterised by the absence of arms and legs.
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Nicolas James Vujicic. With tetraamelia syndrome who is a best seller, motivational speaker and Director of Life Without Limbs

Nick Vujicic life is the embodiment of the notion that obstacles are opportunities, that life is worth living, and that anything is possible. So, to help further echo Nick’s inspiring message, and to help you better face the adversities and obstacles you may be finding in your life at the moment, we are sharing this inspiring collection of Nick Vujicic Quotes

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She has recently become the first child double amputee model to walk the runway in the coveted Paris Fashion Week, for the label Lulu et Gigi
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Daisy-May Demetre, with AK and BK amputee model and gym girl

Mr Demetre said walking was “between five and seven times harder” for his daughter, “but you’d never know”. He said there was no opportunity to practise her catwalk before the show, but Daisy was unshaken. “She came out and posed really well, she just nailed it,” he said.

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Eric Graise is a famous movie artist from the USA
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Eric Graise is a singer, actor, and dancer with double AK Amputee

He got a huge opportunity when he was cast in the TV series Step Up: High Water, an offshoot of the Step Up film franchise. Though the series lasted for only two seasons, it helped introduce Eric to a wide audience, which ultimately opened more doors for him. As a result, Eric was able to keep the ball rolling. At present, he is probably best known for his roles in shows like Locke & Key and the reboot of Queer as Folk. Eric is a natural star, and it’s safe to say that he is going to be a fixture on our screens for many years to come.

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Frida Kahlo gangrene set into her right foot and her leg had to be amputated below the knee
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Frida Kahlo, and her leg amputation experience

In 1953, she had her gangrenous right leg amputated. Refusing the standard-issue prosthetic the hospital initially gave her, she had one custom-made. It had a sexy red boot on the end, embroidered with dragons and bells. “She said, ‘If I have to wear a prosthetic leg, it may as well be beautiful”

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Prótesis avanzadas, para manos amputadas
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Tipos y modalidades de prótesis para mano

Una prótesis ortopédica de mano pretende hacer la sustitución artificial del miembro faltante en el cuerpo. Su ideal es de cumplir casi la misma función que un miembro superior natural.
La intención es que las prótesis de mano pueda sustituir las funciones básicas e incluso las más relevantes del miembro faltante como abrir y cerrar la mano. También debería emular el aspecto natural del paciente.

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