Has any one ever had a leg amputated? and if so pros,cons,mental state? I need some advice and a whole lot of shoulders!

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Comment by vickie on March 30, 2010 at 6:20pm
Thanks Danny,sorry to hear about the shoulder.Good Luck with that!
Comment by Cathy Jacobson on March 30, 2010 at 6:49pm
Vickie, there is a woman on this site, Lois, who has just had a partial leg amputated. Please look her up, her attitude and knowledge is amazing. She is very much approachable and would be a great help to you.
Comment by Gerri on March 30, 2010 at 8:40pm
Hi Vickie,

So sorry you're facing this. Lots of shoulders here.

This is Lois' page http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/LoisL, if you want to write her.
Comment by Marie B on March 31, 2010 at 6:50am
definitely check out Lois. add her as a friend. I will leave a comment for her about you. Sending you some hugs and prayers.

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