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Current Event September 2, 2014

Helping Paralyzed People Walk

More than a quarter of a million people in the United States have spinal cord injuries, and two million are in wheelchairs. A new technology from ReWalk Robotics brings some paraplegics the possibility of walking, with the help of a motorized exoskeleton. This radio story gives an inside look at the technology and the impact it can have on the lives of its users. Listen to learn more about the successes of the product as well as current obstacles and future goals.

Life Science Engineering Technology

Story Length: 8:26

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AIR DATE: 08/20/2014

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