Amputees: Congress poised for unkind cut

(By – DANA LARSEN, Pilot-Tribune Editor;

On Brenda McVinua’s Facebook page, there’s a meme that reads: “Amputees: some assembly required.” But for the many people like the Storm Lake woman who are living without a limb, proposed new Medicare policy threatens their opportunity to get the protheses they need to live an active life. Read more…


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