8-year-old makes history with ‘superhero’ bionic arm
An 8-year-old British boy has made medical history as the youngest and smallest person to be fitted with an advanced multigrip bionic arm, according to its manufacturer. At the top of his to-do list with his new prosthesis: High-five his friends. Freddie Cook was fitted with his "Hero Arm" last week, days before his birthday, in a move that could revolutionize treatment for young people with "limb differences" in the UK, manufacturer Open Bionics said.