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Prosthetic Limbs with a New Feeling

Published on March 22, 2014 By Matt Kaufman

Amputees often times have to make radical adjustments to understand and move forward in life without an appendage. However, scientist’s recent discovery can make the adjustment less radical because patients will be able to feel the healing process. Prosthetic limbs are now allowing patients to retain their sense of touch. Last year a man from [...]

Physical Therapy Without Physical Interaction

Published on February 26, 2013 By Matt Kaufman

Scientists and engineers are working together to change the entire practice of physical therapy. Scientists are now trying to perfect the art of telemedicine, or medical treatment that is conducted by a doctor without a physical interaction between doctor and patient, according to an article by ScienceDaily.com. Whether it is regaining mobility or returning to [...]