Chicago Based Engineers Design New Breathable And Waterproof Cast

Those of us who are on the more fragile (or clumsy) side know how devastating it is to break an arm or leg bone. Not merely because of the excruciating pain, but because of the discomfort of having to walk around in a sweaty cast for weeks (sometimes months) at a time. Thankfully, a Chicago-based startup called Cast 21 has come up with a new, modern design for casts, and it’s making the process of healing a whole lot better.

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These breathable casts are even waterproof – no more plastic bags in the shower!