Marine veteran who was the first woman to get a bionic arm can now FEEL with her prosthetic fingers thanks to a groundbreaking upgrade

A former US marine who lost her left arm at the shoulder in a motorcycle accident has been fitted with a bionic prosthetic arm that allows her to feel things through the fake fingers.
Claudia Mitchell, 37, never thought she'd be able to do things like open water bottles or pick up items with her left thumb and forefinger again after her arm was amputated. 
However, through more than a decade of research trials a team at Cleveland Clinic has created a bionic prosthetic arm that allows her to do most of those things she didn't think would ever be possible. 
The cutting-edge technology is part... read more

 
5 April 2018 in Health, Views: 48
Source: Daily Mail
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