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Merry Lynn Morris, University Of South Florida Professor, Invents Wheelchair To Help Children With Disabilities Dance (VIDEO)


Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, design, disabled children, the rolling dance chair, video )

BarbKnigh
- 189 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Merry Lynn Morris is a professor at the University of South Florida, and she's spent the last seven years building a wheelchair that helps those with disabilities dance. Called 'The Rolling Dance Chair,' it was designed to move seamlessly with the dancer'



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BarbKnight SunshineLady (1608)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 12:07 pm
In order to see the video, you may need to 'renew' the page. It kept disappearing on me. But in any case, this is exciting news for children with spinal bifida and cerebral palsy! What I would've given to have one of these 'dance chairs' when I was a kid! LOL
 

Alan Lambert (85)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 2:20 pm
An excellent use of technology to assist the disabled.
 

caroline s. (81)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 10:54 pm
Bravo, bravo! Great work :-)))))
 

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Friday October 11, 2013, 12:35 am
noted great work
 
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