The Iraq and Afghanistan wars have produced about 830 amputees among U.S. troops, including Norberto Lara, shown here outside Walter Reed Medical Center.
The Iraq and Afghanistan wars have produced about 830 amputees among U.S. troops, including Norberto Lara, shown here outside Walter Reed Medical Center. Michael Doyle / MCT
The Iraq and Afghanistan wars have produced about 830 amputees among U.S. troops, including Norberto Lara, shown here outside Walter Reed Medical Center. Michael Doyle / MCT

Wounded Iraq veteran adjusts to life with one arm

May 01, 2009 5:08 PM