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Sunday Daily News Article April 14, 2013


http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/paralyzed-vet-shows-israeli-tech-bear-hug-obama-article-1.1295739

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDUkbX-jr58 reWalk - 27:23 secs - 36:01

http://www.pharmiweb.com/pressreleases/pressrel.asp?ROW_ID=72261

http://www.telegram.com/article/20121003/NEWS/110039971/1237

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/21/obama-in-israel-behind-the-scenes_n_2923954.html?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/white-house-notebook-an-intimate-view-of-a-presidential-tourist/2013/03/21/b19dca12-9230-11e2-9173-7f87cda73b49_story.html

http://www.fortmilltimes.com/2013/03/21/2570426/president-obama-views-demonstration.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/21/argo-medical-technologie-idUSnBw6QJDnBa+13a+BSW20130321

http://www.boston.com/news/world/middle-east/2013/03/21/white-house-notebook-obama-the-tourist-close/r0dv8UbuasoTf21TMQTu7K/story.html

http://www.theparalysispost.com/2013/03/28/paralyzed-long-island-veteran-walks-again-does-it-in-front-of-president-obama/

"In the most emotional moment of the tech tour...The army veteran, Theresa Hannigan, a 60-year-old woman from Long Island, N.Y., was learning how to use the motorized aides, called the ReWalk, at the Bronx VA hospital. She implored Obama to help the device obtain FDA approval. Her voice breaking, Hannigan stood straight and hugged Obama...Obama offered a personal reflection. "Michelle's father had MS, so he used crutches until he was probably 45, 50, then got a wheelchair." Netanyahu replied: "This would have given him a different life."

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Sunday Daily News Article April 14, 2013

Newsday Oct. 20, 2012:Team reWalk - Determined racers compete in miler for Run For The Warriors

News video clip- U.S. Army Veteran Theresa Hannigan demonstrated the ReWalk exoskeleton technology

News video clip- ADVAMED Conference Oct. 2012, Boston, MASS