First bionic arm on the NHS

A man from Hull has become the first person to receive a bionic arm on the NHS.

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Michael's life is transformed

Pioneering work by a Yorkshire company has transformed the life of a man from Hull who suffered a catastrophic accident as a schoolboy. Michael Swainger lost a leg and part of his arm in an accident twenty years ago.

He has now become the first person in the country to receive a new bionic hand on the NHS. Adam Fowler went to meet him.

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