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Crossfit Amps Up Patient’s Fitness

At the start of the New Year, Rik Slone would not have thought he could accomplish what he has done since then. An amputee from an industrial accident in 2000, Rik’s life changed remarkably after he joined a CrossFit program. CrossFit is a fitness regimen of...

HKAFOs Help Spina Bifida Patient Walk

When 3-year-old Ryeland was in the APO office recently for an adjustment to his third set of HKAFOs (Hip-Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthoses), he was a little surprised to see another patient – an adult – wearing the same orthoses. “You could see he was a little in awe to see...

Haitian Quake Victim Doing Well with Prosthesis from APO

Ken Horsfall, CPO, LPO, was able to make a huge difference in the life of a Haitian girl. Joe-Verly Charles, 15, lost part of her left leg after the Haiti earthquake in 2010 when a concrete wall collapsed on top of her. Doctors tried to save her leg, but ultimately...

No Stopping This Young Man’s Dreams

In the prime of his young adult life, Jacob M. was a strapping 203-pound body builder. Working out nearly every day, Jacob was a budding star in weight-lifting competitions and body building contests. His career plans included working for the Polk County Sheriff’s...