Re: Biomedicine: Sprouting new bone

From: Justin Corwin (
Date: Thu Jan 04 2001 - 23:48:22 MST

>Sheesh, people- why leap to silly applications when critical
>quality-of-life repairs are the first rational use? I'd love to get my
>crushed T12 vertebra and herniated L5 disc repaired... I live with
>chronic pain and restricted activity, I'm NOT looking for the latest
>kool modz.
>Then I could start skydiving again and screw myself up some more :)
>And then get *that* damage fixed in turn (double :)

my "silly applications" are what i could use. i realize that critical
medical usages of technology are first priority. but i don't have any
medical uses i need. bolstering my skeletal system would be preventive
medicine, in that regard.

sorry about your vertebra. i prefer powered flight. almost as
scary(sometimes) and a lot longer range.

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