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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


TV Shortens Your Life Span!

People these days take a lot of pleasure in being able to shut their brains off at the end of a hard work day and watch some TV. Unfortunately Australian researchers have discovered that like many of the other pleasures in life, watching T.V. can shorten your life span.