The boy born with no ankles or knees who can now own a pair of shoes for the first time – thanks to his amazing new legs

The boy born with no ankles or knees who can now own a pair of shoes for the first time – thanks to his amazing new legsTed Johnson, 3, was born without shinbones, knees or ankles Has the rare condition tibial hemimelia, where shinbone is missingHad to have his legs amputated when he was a year oldHas had previous prosthetic legs, but this is the first time he's had feet By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 12:10 GMT, 21 March 2013 | UPDATED: 12:33 GMT, 21 March 2013 A little boy born without shinbones, knees or ankles is finally able to own his first pair of shoes after being fitted with special prosthetic legs with feet.

Bionic hands: Chinese man spends eight years building himself new arms after DIY accident

Chinese man spends eight years building himself bionic hands after DIY accident (well, he was building a bomb to go fishing)Sun Jifa, 51, lost both his hands when a bomb he was creating for blast fishing in Guanmashan, Jilin province, northern China, exploded Could not afford hospital”s prosthetic arms so made his own

The veteran horseriding stuntwoman who towers over the rest – despite being born with no legs

The veteran horseriding stuntwoman who towers over the rest – despite being born with no legs Barbara Adside born with spina bifida and no lower legsShe has been an established horse rider for 20 years and hopes to compete at Paralympics

Meningitis toddler takes first steps thanks to prosthetic limb after losing leg to deadly disease

Meningitis toddler takes first steps thanks to prosthetic limb after losing leg to deadly disease'She was jet black and her whole body was blistering and bubbling' | UPDATED: 09:11 GMT, 18 May 2012 A toddler who almost died after contracting meningitis as a baby has taken her first steps – after doctors fitted her with a prosthetic leg.

Amputee, aged 3, gets foot and ankle reattached back to front to act as knee joint

Amputee, aged 3, gets foot and ankle reattached back to front to act as knee joint Hamish Hey diagnosed with rare form of cancer Lower leg amputated to remove tumourFoot and ankle reattached back to front to form knee joint A youngster has had his foot and ankle reattached to his thigh back to front, so he can wear a prosthetic leg.

World first as surgeons grow bone TWO INCHES and prepare to fit bionic leg to woman who lost limb in 1996 Tube accident

The Tube accident victim who GREW leg bone two inches so doctors can finally fit bionic limb after 15 years in world-first op Marny Cringle couldn't have leg fitted before because stump was too shortLeft leg amputated above the knee after falling under an Underground train A woman who lost a leg when she fell under a London underground train is to receive a bionic limb in a remarkable world-first operation after successfully growing bone.