HOUSTON, Jul 29, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Balbir Kaur walked today for the first time in almost two years thanks to Limbs of Love. Desperate without healthcare insurance, Kaur had bought a used limb on eBay for $40 following the loss of her leg because of complications from diabetes.
Unfortunately, the limb she
bought would never be of use to anyone other than the original owner
and Kaur had no hope of ever raising the $15,000 required for a new
limb. Today, one day after her birthday, she received the gift of a
proper-fitting artificial limb -- a birthday present she'll never