Degenerative diseases like ALS can rob victims of their ability to move and communicate. But Stephen Hawking is proof that inside an immobile body, there can be a beautiful mind. Now a computer technology, combined with the brain’s own neural signals, is helping people who can’t move their mouths communicate some of their basic needs. VOA’s Kevin Enochs reports.
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