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'Seeing-Eye' Ring Helps Blind Read With Finger

'Seeing-Eye' Ring Helps Blind Read With Finger

AP (July 8, 2014) The prototype FingerReader is essentially a ring a user wears on their index finger. It has a small camera that scans the text. It also has vibration motors and other cues to help users read in a straight line. (July 8) Video provided by AP
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3-D Knee

3-D Knee

Ivanhoe (June 30, 2014) Replacement knees typically come off the shelf in several sizes, but don’t always fit right and can cause pain and other complications. Now there is new technology that allows doctors to make replacement knees that are the perfect fit. Video provided by Ivanhoe
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Ankle Replacement

Ankle Replacement

Ivanhoe (June 30, 2014) Patients with ankle arthritis feel pain with every single step they take. Now ankle replacements are giving patients a new lease on life. Video provided by Ivanhoe
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Paralyzed Man Moves Hand For First Time In 4 Years

Paralyzed Man Moves Hand For First Time In 4 Years

Newsy (June 25, 2014) New technology has given a paralyzed man the ability to move his hand using only his thoughts for the first time in four years. Video provided by Newsy
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