Brain-controlled prosthesis on the horizon?

Brain-controlled prosthesis on the horizon?

Neurological diseases or spinal cord injuries can interfere with the way the brain and limbs work together. Signals from the brain may not be able to reach the limbs, and for patients with conditions such as Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS) or paralysis, this severely limits activity and movement. Fortunately, though, a thought-controlled prosthesis could be […]

Skin Grafts: New Adhesive On the Horizon

Skin Grafts: New Adhesive On the Horizon

What you may not know – my husband, Joe, was hit by an enemy grenade while serving in Iraq which destroyed his right leg.  We tried every option available to save his leg and heal his wounds.  One of his worst wounds was a hole that exposed the bones in his foot.  He had a […]