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Real-life Iron Man tech: Check out these amazing robot-like prosthetic body parts – Pocket-lint

From precision mechanical arms built for the delicate skill of playing the piano to hands inspired by…

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Scientists Have Created a Prosthetic Arm That Lets Patients Feel Touch Again – Gizmodo

Keven Walgamott using the LUKE to hold and move an egg (left)…

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Disability Emojis: 19 Facts You Should Know On World Emoji Day – RightsInfo

Apple has unveiled a swathe of new disability inclusive…

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When it’s a case of ‘your life or your limb’, at least you have that chance – The Irish Times

Tanya went through six months of chemotherapy after cancer was found in…

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Holmfirth dad will swim 21 miles across English Channel to mark 21 years living with MS – Examiner Live

A dad has taken on the mammoth challenge of swimming 21 miles across the English Channel to…

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Dad’s arm reattached in pioneering surgery after it was ripped off by train – Metro

A man whose arm was ripped off by a train has had it reattached to his body…

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VR therapy: Veterans use virtual reality to tackle phantom pain in amputated limbs – Geek Wire

Judy Lee Baldwin-Mohn hasn’t played soccer since high school….

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Understanding Phantom Limb Pain – Newz Hook

Amputation is the surgical removal of a limb or extremity such as arm, leg, foot, hand, toe,…

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The Importance of Differentiating Between PTSD and TBI – Psychiatry Advisor

Psychiatry Advisor sat down with Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, MD, a retired Army psychiatrist, and Keith A. Caruso,…

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10 Things Amputees and People With Limb Differences Want You to Know – Self

Around 2 million people in the United States have had an amputation or were born with a…

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Crippling brain condition that left an under-18 kayaking world champion in a wheelchair – Daily Mail

Having won two gold medals in the 2017 under-18 kayaking world cup when she was just 15,…

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3D Printed Prosthetics Helping Syrians Suffering from Loss of Limb – Borgen Project

After nearly seven years of war, tens of thousands of Syrians have fallen victim to the violent…

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How AI and machine learning are changing prosthetics – MedTech Dive

Imagine a prosthetic arm with the sensory capabilities of a human arm, or a robotic ankle that…

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New technology allows man to move prosthetic arms with mind, muscle memory – ABC15 Arizona

Right now, nearly 2 million people are living with limb loss in the United States. But new…

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How Bath boy, 11, is leading a campaign to recycle children’s prosthetic legs – Somerset Live

A Bath boy has been praised for giving African amputee children their mobility back after donating 10…

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Bionic girl Tilly Lockey – Daily Mail

The stars turned out in force earlier this month for the London premiere of James Cameron’s new…

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Sepsis test could show results ‘in minutes’ – BBC News

A new rapid test for earlier diagnosis of sepsis is being developed by University of Strathclyde researchers. The…

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Loss of muscle and weight associated with disability after stroke – Medical Xpress

Loss of muscle and body weight is associated with disability after stroke, reports a study presented today…

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This 30-Year-Old Woman Is Fighting for Her Life After Losing Multiple Limbs to Toxic Shock Syndrome – Health

Just over a week ago, Anna Norquist was a healthy 30-year-old woman with a passion for gymnastics….

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Woman has limbs amputated after developing toxic shock syndrome – Today Show

A 30-year-old woman has had her right arm and left leg amputated, and must still endure having…

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