Watch How Two People Learn To Walk Again Thanks To Game-Changing ‘ReWalk’ Technology
Three years ago, retired Army sergeant Theresa Hannigan lost the use of her legs as a result of her time in the service. Seven years ago, Matthew Tilford suffered a spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed. Today, they are walking again thanks to the technology developed by ReWalk Robotics and Ekso Bionics.
August 26, 2014
Mom Of Disabled Son Creates Harness That Allows Him And Other Children To Walk For The First Time
An Israeli mother's invention that gave her wheelchair-bound son the chance to walk has been launched onto the worldwide market. Debby Elnatan's idea for a walking harness could transform the lives of countless children.
March 30, 2014
New Study May Help Restore Speech After Paralysis
US and Israeli researchers have been able to uncover the brain's code for pronouncing vowels. The discovery may hold the key to allow people with almost complete paralysis to be able to speak by connecting the brain to a computer.
September 05, 2012
Paralysed Woman To Complete Marathon Using Robotic Skeleton
A British woman who became paralysed after a horse-riding accident is planning to walk the next London marathon using a robotic skeleton. The robotic suit, developed by Israeli company Argo, uses motors and gears strapped to the user’s lower body while sensors attached to the upper body help to control motion.
February 17, 2012
Can New Robotic Computer Cure Paralysis?
This year's christmas episode of popular U.S. television show "Glee" ended with what seemed like a holiday miracle. Artie, a character confined to a wheelchair, took a few halting steps with the help of a machine called the ReWalk. "It was invented by some guy in Israel," he said.
December 29, 2010