Beneath a patch of crystalline clouds off the southern coast of California, Ashley Kurpiel surfs for the first time. It’s August 28, 2010, and she’s been attending the Amputee Coalition National Conference in Irvine, California. She traveled there, with her cropped brown hair and her sleeveless sundresses and her one (left) arm, to meet other […]
The morning before she moved to Georgia, Nikki Sroka, MD performed three mastectomies. Leaving her fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City turned out to be more difficult than anticipated—her colleagues couldn’t get enough of her surgical skill. An hour and a half before her flight, she turned to her team […]
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