Disability Match Disabled Living and Mobility Shop

Exciting announcement!  We have just launched a disabilitymatch shop to supply our community with mobility goods and services at excellent prices.  The project is at an early stage but hopefully we will get support and the store will flourish.  We already have lots of items from mobility scooters to adapted beds and even small... more →
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Amazing Innovations in Amputee Prosthetics.

I am fascinated by the amazing advances we are seeing in 3d printing technology and how it can help provide prosthetic limbs at a reasonable price and at great speed.  Open Bionics a Bristol-based company is a UK leader in this field. Open Bionics has teamed up with a researcher at the University of Bristol to create a dual material,... more →
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Disability Innovations: How 3D printing will make orthotics smarter, faster and cheaper

Andiamo is a start up creating healthcare solutions for disabled children, with a mission to see no child ever having to wait more than one week to receive a medical device. They are working to combine 3D scanning, printing and bio-mechanical models to create orthotics for children with a range of impairments from cereal palsy,... more →
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