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In a world first, a double amputee has been fitted with two prosthetic limbs -- which he can control simultaneously just by thinking.
Double amputee Hero has been given a pair of new "high tech" prosthetic hooves after losing his real ones to frostbite.
At least 13 people lost a limb or part of one in the Boston Marathon blasts. But while prosthetics have progressed in recent years, patients still have much emotional, psychological, and physical recovering to do, experts say.
The Alternative Limb Project not only produces realistic limbs for amputees. It also creates custom one-of-a-kind pieces of wearable limb art.
Touch Bionics upgrades its bionic hand with the i-Limb Pulse, allowing users to increase their grip strength on grasped objects.