Device Helps Children with Muscle Diseases Move Their Hands

September 2, 2016 01:23 AM
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A new device shows promise in helping children with muscular disease. Genetic conditions like muscular dystrophy — which usually begin in children — cause muscles to progressively weaken. An art student in London has designed a new wearable device that can help some of these children move more easily. VOA’s Deborah Block has more.