They began working with rehabilitation clinics to tailor them for paraplegics, believing they could create a device that predicted a person's walking intentions based on movements in the lower back.
A paraplegic man and his fiancée are making headlines for their hilarious pregnancy announcement.
In the now-viral pic, Todd Krieg sits in his wheelchair with a thumbs-up while Amanda Diesen holds up her sonogram.
Investigators said they found red paint on the gate that matched the paint on the car Coursey was driving.
Women with disabilities are often portrayed either as fragile flowers or oversexed, needing to be protected from the world and from their own sex drive. Woman D: Ehlers-Danlos syndrome — which causes physical pain and mobility difficulties — depression and anorexia. Most people assume not walking is the worst aspect of my disability but it's not really.
"To walk with my knees bent, heels striking the ground again is just amazing," she said. To enjoy the simple pleasures of being able to reach up to a top cupboard in my kitchen would be fabulous.