Sole Cells to Sturdy Stump Skin

Bioengineers Dr. Claire Higgins and Dr. Colin Boyle, from London’s (U.K.) Imperial College, want to use the thick, tough skin from the sole of the foot as a stencil for sturdier stump skin.

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An App to Avoid Amputation

Dr. Karen Cross, a skin specialist and surgeon, from Newfoundland and Labrador is working on an app / device for smart-phones that could help people with diabetes keep their feet.

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Following Fox’s Footsteps

For Tessa Smith, who battled and survived cancer twice before high school, having an idol was essential.For the Trent University English Literature student that idol is Terry Fox.

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Bethany: Riding a New Wave

Going beyond the movie Soul Surfer, the new film Unstoppable is Bethany Hamilton's complete and untold story that follows the ups and downs of her journey from childhood into motherhood.

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