JAPAN: Inflatable Lycra Suit For OAPs Unveiled
A high-tech Lycra suit covered with inflatable muscles to give elderly people more strength and stability to move around has been invented by a Japanese scientist, it was reported on Thursday. The suit, which has been developed by Hiroshi Kobayashi of the Science University of Tokyo, has its own power supply and pressure sensors that tell the artificial muscles when to inflate, New Scientist magazine said.
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