But accessing the world of dating and sex felt terrifying.
In high school, Dixon wore her prosthetic leg under jeans every day to fit in, but it wasn’t until she was 15, and began competing in Paralympic competitions—where everyone was contending with some type of challenge—that she felt comfortable getting her flirt on.
Finding a caregiver who can operate your vibrator for you, or readjust your limbs (and sometimes those of your partner) into the correct positions so you’re comfortable and don’t get pressure sores.
Maybe even asking your partner to help you empty your catheter bag before you go to sleep.
Her right leg is missing, because she was born a congenital amputee.