Sharing a meal or dining at a restaurant is a common form of social engagement and a pleasurable experience for most.
But for those stricken by Parkinson’s and other types of neurological diseases, resulting essential tremors can greatly impair functional ability.
The simple act of using an everyday spoon or fork while eating can become nearly impossible to do and can create a traumatic dining experience.
A creatively designed smart spoon, created by Lift Labs as part of Lynx Design, is on the cutting edge of new technology which promises to revolutionize functional impairment.
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