Paralyzed Father Fulfils Dream Of Walking His Daughter Down The Aisle Thanks To Bionic Suit

by franck - Il y a 2 années dans Non classé

After an aggressive form of cancer left Chris Palmer paralysed from the waist down in 2012, his biggest fear was not being able to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day.

A paralysed father, who was told by doctors in 2012 that he would never walk again, got the chance to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day with the help of a bionic suit.

A paralysed father, who was told by doctors in 2012 that he would never walk again, got the chance to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day with the help of a bionic suit.

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Chris Palmer, from Derby, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer four years ago, which left him paralysed from the waist down.

After an operation, the 55-year-old said that one of his biggest fears was not being able to walk his daughter, Heather, down the aisle on her wedding day.

But last year the family were given hope when Heather spotted an article about a company that makes exo-skeletal suits, which enable paralysed people to walk and stand without assistance.

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The bride-to-be got in touch with the company, Rex Bionics, who were more than happy to lend Palmer the £90,000 robotic device for the special day.

And, after a few opportunities to practice using the equipment, on Saturday Palmer fulfilled his dream of walking his daughter down the aisle.


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Paralyzed Father Fulfils Dream Of Walking His Daughter Down The Aisle Thanks To Bionic Suit

by franck - Il y a 2 années dans Non classé

After an aggressive form of cancer left Chris Palmer paralysed from the waist down in 2012, his biggest fear was not being able to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day.

A paralysed father, who was told by doctors in 2012 that he would never walk again, got the chance to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day with the help of a bionic suit.

A paralysed father, who was told by doctors in 2012 that he would never walk again, got the chance to walk his daughter down the aisle on her wedding day with the help of a bionic suit.

Derby Telegraph / Derby Telegraph / SWNS.com

Chris Palmer, from Derby, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer four years ago, which left him paralysed from the waist down.

After an operation, the 55-year-old said that one of his biggest fears was not being able to walk his daughter, Heather, down the aisle on her wedding day.

But last year the family were given hope when Heather spotted an article about a company that makes exo-skeletal suits, which enable paralysed people to walk and stand without assistance.

Derby Telegraph / Derby Telegraph / SWNS.com

The bride-to-be got in touch with the company, Rex Bionics, who were more than happy to lend Palmer the £90,000 robotic device for the special day.

And, after a few opportunities to practice using the equipment, on Saturday Palmer fulfilled his dream of walking his daughter down the aisle.


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