There was a time when wooden legs, glass eyes and rubber hands were the best we could do, but these eight breakthroughs in prosthetics technology may yet provide a better way of living for those dealing with blindness, deafness and the loss of a limb.
Carbon Fiber Limbs
The advantage of carbon fiber is that it is more flexible, it has some give, and thus feels more lifelike in leg prosthetics.
Prosthetics have come a long way from wooden legs and rubber hands. These eight breakthroughs in the field of prosthetics have totally changed the game.