Mind-controlled prostheses carrier dies

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The first person in the world who controlled his prosthetic arms solely with his thoughts has died two days after a car crash, it has emerged.Doctors at the LKH clinic in Graz, Styria, announced today (Fri) that Christian Kandlbauer passed away yesterday. The 23-year-old sustained serious head injuries after losing control of his Subaru on […]

Five-star Steirerhof to reopen after €4mn makeover


One of Austria’s best hotels is set to open its doors again after undergoing an extensive makeover.Steirerhof manager Werner Unterweger said today (Thurs) the five-star resort – located in the Styrian spa of Bad Waltersdorf – will restart business at the end of this month.Unterweger explained around four million Euros have been invested in improving […]

Top Falkensteiner luxury at Bad Waltersdorf Hotel and Spa


By Kathryn QuinnWith an ever increasing number of spas springing up around Europe, the offer at the Falkensteiner Hotel & Spa Bad Waltersdorf, in northern Styria stands out as giving holiday makers all they desire for the perfect relaxation and wellness experience.The first thing guests will notice is the impressively vast amount of treatments available […]