News tagged with crutches
(Medical Xpress)—The ease and immediacy with which we recognize familiar objects escapes our notice. However, a novel, ambiguous, or highly complex object requires practice to achieve such perceptual facility. ...
Neuroscience Jan 11, 2013 | 3.7 / 5 (6) | 3 |
A company called FlexLeg has a motto -- "mobility redefined" -- that may just as well say crutches redefined. The three-person team at FlexLeg is offering a hands-free device to serve as a substitute ...
Medical research May 08, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 1 |
(Medical Xpress)—Caesarean section increases the risk of persistent pelvic girdle pain after delivery compared with vaginal delivery, according to a new study from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.
Obstetrics & gynaecology Jan 17, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Doctors in Germany said Friday they had removed a tumour weighing 28 kilogrammes (62 pounds) from a 60-year-old woman who had previously been diagnosed as obese.
Cancer Oct 26, 2012 | 3 / 5 (1) | 1
Walking with wooden crutches because polio robbed him of the use of his legs, Aminu Ahmed Tudun-Wada is determined to prevent superstition and misinformation crippling efforts to vaccinate against the disease.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Feb 26, 2013 | not rated yet | 0