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The Differences Between All Of The Post-Mastectomy Items in Arkansas
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The Differences Between All Of The Post-Mastectomy Items in Arkansas

Whether you recently had a mastectomy, or will be having one in the future, you will need post-mastectomy items that are both comfortable and functional to help you during the healing process. Many women do not realize what impact the surgery has on everyday movements and tasks, like getting dressed, showering and sleeping comfortably. Luckily,...

How Putting Patient Care First Made Hortons One of the Best Prosthetic Companies in Arkansas
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How Putting Patient Care First Made Hortons One of the Best Prosthetic Companies in Arkansas

Horton’s Orthotics and Prosthetics was founded in 1981 with the goal of giving our patients hope, inspiration, and the perfect prosthetics for their medical needs. Our experts in prosthetics can help you through everyday obstacles, and make adjustments in your new life easier to handle. For over 30 years, our first priority has been to...

Caring For Your Wounds Postoperative Amputation
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Caring For Your Wounds Postoperative Amputation

Following your operation, you will have to adjust to life as a new amputee. This is a process that can be as much of a challenge as adjusting to life as a new amputee. With the proper self-care and support from others, however, your recovery does not need to be such a struggle.

How Does a Prosthetic Hand Work For Everyday Life
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How Does a Prosthetic Hand Work For Everyday Life

Amputation affects many areas of life. Thanks to the rapidly evolving world of prosthetics, however, patients who have experienced trauma or amputation of the hand and other limbs have a greater chance of continuing to lead normal lives despite their injury.

Prosthetic Wear and Care Tips
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Prosthetic Wear and Care Tips

A prosthetic limb can provide you with invaluable mobility and function, but there is also the potential for problems. A poorly-cared for prosthetic will have a shortened lifespan and may contribute to medical issues with your residual limb.

Has Your Child Outgrown His/Her Brace?
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Has Your Child Outgrown His/Her Brace?

A pediatric brace will need to be replaced because of the normal periods of growth in childhood. Whether your child was advised by a physician to wear a back brace due to a motor vehicle accident, pediatric scoliosis, or surgical outcome, your child may refuse to wear it if it’s an uncomfortable, improper fit. At...