Protesis

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PROSTHESIS

Introduction

We decided to talk about prosthesis because we think they are very important to the community that do not have a limb of their body.

And we think that forthis people live their life like a normal person without they being discriminated and for they feel in harmony .Because for a person who does not have a limb it´s hard to live.Prosthesis are parts artificially created to replace lost body parts or nonexistent.

Development

The evolution of prosthesis was gradual and slow:

- First, as we can see in theimage, we can see that didn´t use prosthesis yet.

- A few years past were invented the first prosthesis made of wood and leather.

- Nowadays because of the technological evolutionthere are prosthesis with articulations and made of metal.

- We think that in the future there will be more advanced prosthesis which we won`t suspect that are prosthesis.There are different types of prosthesis and we are going to talk about just two types: Prosthetic arms and legs.

Examples of prosthesis:

- Oscar Pistorius was the first athletethat wore prosthetic legs in the competition. He is known as "Blade Runner" for not having both legs and use prosthesis made ​​of wood and carbon fiber. He won four gold medals and foursilver medals.

- There are many dogs wearing prosthesis, nowadays. For example this dog in the image lost the two front paws which were replaced by prosthesis.

- Nigel Acklandis a man who wears prosthetic arms and he can even hold an egg with his prosthesis. He thinks that he looks like the” terminator”.





Conclusion:



Those prosthesis are veryimportant to the community, because with those prosthesis people can be comfortable and look like a human person, with all their limbs.

And they can enjoy their life.
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