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How to File an ADA Complaint?

How to File an ADA Complaint?

Since 1991 the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has required all businesses and government...

More Stress for Parents of Children with Disabilities

More Stress for Parents of Children with Disabilities

A new survey has found, 70 percent of parents of children with disabilities report feeling...

1 in 50 Kids Have Autism, New CDC Survey Shows

1 in 50 Kids Have Autism, New CDC Survey Shows

The number of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders is higher than previously thought,...

Combining Stem Cell and Physical Therapy Reverses Effects of Spinal Cord Injury

Combining Stem Cell and Physical Therapy Reverses Effects of Spinal Cord Injury

A recent study, reported in Cell Transplantation by scientists at the University of Medicine and...

Doll Line to Feature Characteristics of Children with Down Syndrome

Doll Line to Feature Characteristics of Children with Down Syndrome

Dolls for Downs is a new Doll line to be released May 1, 2013. Its creator, Connie Feda, is the...

AAHD Announces Scholarship Programs for Students with Disabilities

AAHD Announces Scholarship Programs for Students with Disabilities

The American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) has announced their 2013-2014...

Workers with Disabilities Still Less Likely to be Employed and Receive Lower Earnings in 2008-10

Workers with Disabilities Still Less Likely to be Employed and Receive Lower Earnings in 2008-10

The United States Census Bureau recently reported on their Disability Employment Tabulation...

  • How to File an ADA Complaint?

    How to File an ADA Complaint?

  • More Stress for Parents of Children with Disabilities

    More Stress for Parents of Children with Disabilities

  • 1 in 50 Kids Have Autism, New CDC Survey Shows

    1 in 50 Kids Have Autism, New CDC Survey Shows

  • Combining Stem Cell and Physical Therapy Reverses Effects of Spinal Cord Injury

    Combining Stem Cell and Physical Therapy Reverses Effects of Spinal Cord Injury

  • Doll Line to Feature Characteristics of Children with Down Syndrome

    Doll Line to Feature Characteristics of Children with Down Syndrome

  • AAHD Announces Scholarship Programs for Students with Disabilities

    AAHD Announces Scholarship Programs for Students with Disabilities

  • Workers with Disabilities Still Less Likely to be Employed and Receive Lower Earnings in 2008-10

    Workers with Disabilities Still Less Likely to be Employed and Receive Lower Earnings in 2008-10

 

                A disability is any physical or mental difference that affects the way you perform life's daily activities.

 

Living with a Disability

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How Does Your Disability Affect Your Dateability?

Have you ever wondered what affect your disability has on your love life? A disability can definitely make anyone be a little timid when breaking out into the dating world. Some persons with…
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Inspirational Disability Quotes

These disability quotes come from a variety of different sources. Some of those quoted live with disabilities and some did not. Either way these quotes can be a good push to help get you through any…

Employment of People with Disabilities

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11 Illegal Interview Questions You Don't Have to Answer

Disability.gov recently released a list of questions that employers should not ask during a job interview. They hope to help job-seekers with disabilities to fully understand how employment-related…
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The Rise in the Unemployment Rate for Persons with Disabilities Contributes to the Downfall of our…

The unemployment rate for persons with disabilities has risen once again. In 2011, there was a steady rise during the first three quarters of the year, from 13.6% to 16.1%. However, in the last…
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Social Security and Disability

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Common Mistakes to Avoid After an SSDI Denial

Many applications for Social Security Disability are denied the first time, even if the claim is worthy. An experienced Social Security Disability lawyer can help disabled Pennsylvanians prepare the…
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Medicare vs. Medicaid: Which One is Best for Funding Long-Term Nursing Home Care?

Simplified Solutions of WNY LLC, a trusted resource for senior citizens in New York, recently offered key information to educate the elderly and their families on the key differences between Medicare…

Education with a Disability

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New Graduate School for Global Inclusion and Social Development of Persons with Disabilities - UMass

The University of Massachusetts Boston recently announced the launch of its newest graduate school, the School for Global Inclusion and Social…
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Is Secondary Education a Necessity for People with Disabilities?

As a disabled person our goal is to live as normal a life as possible, despite our limitations. The most normal thing for an adult is to be employed.

Conquering Disability Barriers

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New Gift Guide for People with Paralysis and Similar Limitations

The Christopher & Dana Reeves Foundation released yesterday, their new 2012 holiday guide to help with choosing gifts for people with paralysis and…
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Six Tips for Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities

In recognition of National Preparedness Month, the Rocky Mountain ADA Center, which provides information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)…

Disability Sports

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White House: Students with Disabilities Must be Included in School Athletic Programs

Following a slew of legal cases against high school athletic programs for their lack of inclusion of students with disabilities in their programs,…
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The Closing Ceremonies of the 2012 Parlympics will Feature Jay-Z, Rihanna and Disabled Rap Group 4 Wheel City

On Saturday, September 8 for what will be their 2nd international performance and the first ever in the UK, Namel "Tap Waterz" Norris and Ricardo…

Driving with a Disability

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Accessibility Features Available in Cars for Those Driving with Limited Mobility or Baby Boomers

Driving can be a challenge for those with limited mobility resulting from a disability or simply getting older. Those with these challenges are faced…
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Financial Aid Directory for Assistance in Purchasing Accessible Van

As part of its ongoing effort to offer resourceful information for people in the handicap van market, The Mobility Resource published directories of…

Exercising with a Disability

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Physical Exercise as the Best Means to Improve Memory in Adults

A new study by the University of Hamburg, Germany published in Health Psychology shows that physical exercise is the number one way for adults to…
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Top 10 Things To Do to Lose Weight When You Can't Exercise

Regulating your weight and the physical appearance is difficult for anyone but especially for those who have difficulty moving around. Because of our…

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