Please welcome amputee musician. Fyodor Shestiperov (b. 1953), a Russian accordion and guitar player, missing four fingers on his right hand.
Peter Pan is a great… I guess we can call it franchise. It’s vivid, interesting and appealing to both children and adults. Much like modern Shrek. Shrek, by the way, has a cameo of the play villain, Captain Hook, in second installment of the series.
Ingrown toe nail is a serious problem, with a threat of inflammation, edema and infection. It should be treated at once.
Another condition may result in amputation. It is called diabetic foot, and as the name suggests, diabetes is the cause.
House M.D., one of my favourite series, showed an interesting device to treat phantom pain in amputated limbs, called a mirror box.
In the 1950’s, there was a drug called Thalidomide. It was prescribed as sedative for pregnant women having morning nausea. In the early 1960’s it became clear that the drug causes birth defects: babies were born without fingers, toes and sometimes entire hands and legs.