Better Walk


It’s coming: Innovation will create more comfortable crutches

The traditional crutch is ubiquitous – but in a bad way: consider it the half-working firework of medical durable goods. And if you’ve used one of the regular crutch models, you’re probably familiar with the under arm and wrist pain that comes from using this cheap, simple method. For all its flaws — hard to […]

Devices & Diagnostics

Will 3D printing also help build a better crutch?

A new company is leveraging the power of 3D printing to try and build a better – and more comfortable – crutch. Better Walk was launched by students at Georgia Tech University and got a boost by showcasing at the White House’s Maker Faire, as well as getting display time at this year’s Southeastern Medical Device […]