Suit lets medical students experience symptoms of old age

Interesting article in Society Guardian about The Age Man Suit, which has been developed by German scientists and designed to make […]

Interesting article in Society Guardian about The Age Man Suit, which has been developed by German scientists and designed to make future doctors aware of older people’s needs:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/jul/09/suit-students-experience-old-age

Similar suits are sometimes used in the design world to help designers appreciate the experiences of older people and those living with disabilities, for example the Third Age suit developed by scientists at Loughborough University.