Severely disabled man is able to fly free with VR headset

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    "A wheelchair-bound man who has never walked a day in his life was able to fly thanks to virtual reality glasses, and the uplifting moment was captured on video.

    Tim Bartow, 29, of Kansas City, Missouri, suffers from a rare genetic disorder called Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, which causes cerebral palsy.

    He is severely physically disabled and relies on round-the-clock help from caregivers to perform simple tasks.

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/a...ces-virtual-reality-FLIGHT.html#ixzz4mfSyt5Tn

    I love stories like this where technology has a positive impact on someone's life.
     
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