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Hundreds of amputees from across the country picketed outside the Department of Health and Human Services last week to protest proposed changes to Medicare guidelines that would ultimately make it difficult, if not impossible, for amputees to received needed prosthetic limbs.

Amputees protest Medicare revisions

Posted on August 31, 2015 at 12:05 pm

Humans tend to take the ability to walk for granted. Until it is taken away. In recent decades research and technology has returned the ability to walk for millions of lower limb amputees, but if proposed revisions to the Medicare Local Coverage Determination for lower limb prostheses passes,...
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