Astronaut Suit Helps Boy Walk For The First Time

Georgie Craig, of Scarborough, North Yorkshire, in England, was diagnosed with global development delay when he was 1 year old, according to his fundraising page. The disability affects his movement and ability to communicate, leaving Georgie, now 3, unable to stand or walk.

After doing research, his parents learned about a form of therapy involving the Therasuit — a suit that was originally used to help astronauts gain muscle strength after returning from space — Metro reported.