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Articles on the joys and challenges of being differently abled and the gadgets that help us be independent and productive.
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Put Roby Back In! - The Petition Site

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Bailey Roby is a senior at Mountain Vista High School who was taken out of Varsity Basketball half way... (479 signatures on petition) (A school won't let this kid hoop, because he has prosthetic legs.Let's change this.Help spread it!


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Prosthetics that never have to be removed

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The permanent prosthetic design could eliminate the current socket technology that can be painful and tiring. Dr. Hugate said he thinks a permanent prosthetic could restore function to nearly normal, especially for young active people.

 

 


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Nicholas Spangler's curator insight, February 21, 2014 9:21 AM

Dr. Hugate is designing a new prosthetic that can make these people with unfortunate occurrences feel like a complete body again.  The prosthetic is permanent and completely eliminates the socket design that is painful  for people today. He hopes to have his design successful for humans in the next upcoming years. 

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Bionic Chef: Eduardo Garcia's Prosthetic Hand Helps in the Kitchen - Latin Post

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Bionic Chef: Eduardo Garcia's Prosthetic Hand Helps in the Kitchen
Eduardo Garcia is a professional chef from Bozeman, Montana who quite literally has an upper hand on the competition.


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