Prosthetics

Kevin Carroll's story inspired the 2011 hit film "A Dolphin Tale." On Wednesday, Carroll met with locals in Downey and changed lives. (credit: CBS)

Prosthetics Expert Who Inspired ‘Dolphin Tale’ Meets With Local Patients

June DiStefano lost her leg in a motorcycle accident 18 years ago.

10/22/2014

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Double Amputee, Father of 7 Starts Shoe Company: ‘I’m Not Ready To Sit In A Chair’

When a hard-working father of seven faced the horror of losing one of his legs, he nearly gave up.

07/28/2014

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Retired Marine Receives Cutting Edge Bionic Hand After Amputation: ‘It’s Like I Have A Hand Again’

What once seemed like science fiction is now a reality that is helping a wounded former U.S. Marine change his life.

05/20/2014

US swimmer Diana Nyad begins her attempt to swim in a three-day non-stop journey from Havana to Florida at the Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club, in Havana on August 31, 2013. AFP PHOTO/YAMIL LAGE (credit: YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Record Swimmer Nyad Credits Success Of Cuba-Florida Swim To Protective Mask Developed In Pasadena

Diana Nyad credits the success of her 100-mile record swim, in part, to a mask that she wore that prevented jellyfish from stinging her in the face.

09/03/2013

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