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Terminator Arm: Most Advanced Prosthetic Ever

Nigel Ackland’s life was dramatically altered when he lost his arm in an accident six years ago. Now his life is being changed again for the better with his newly fitted prosthetic arm, the most advanced seen in years. The hi-tech bionic hand is so precise he can even type again. Made from a carbon


Foot/Ankle Prosthesis Moves like the Real Thing

The new prosthesis provides the most realistic movement thus far. Researchers at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium have developed the Ankle Mimicking Prosthetic or AMP ¬†Foot 2.0. The prosthesis is designed to give wearers a very natural and lifelike gait and features an energy harvesting system that puts a natural spring back into someone’s