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My own mother's voice causes me agony, but she's not the problem. The real problem lives within me.
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Sahel Chen managed to cover her measles-induced hearing loss for most of her life. But when she couldn't hear her baby crying, she knew she had to confront her disability head on.
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Teaching a special needs class for a week taught me that the reality of a child with autism has just as much validity as our own.
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A congenital amputee herself, designer Stephanie Thomas was so frustrated by the limited fashion options for the disabled that she launched her own styling firm.
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Why do so many people assume that just because I'm in too much pain to work, I shouldn't be allowed to do anything else?
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Pye's daughter Joey has a rare undiagnosed chromosomal disorder, which served as a basis for the new BBC dramedy.
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When Japanese-Mexican artist Shino Watabe lost her sight, she thought her career was over. But then she realized there were other ways to see.
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Everyone will eventually be disabled, which is why Wheel The World is making parks and trails around the world accessible to all.
https://folks.pillpack.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/img_89322.jpg 2560 1706 Michele C. Hollow https://folks.pillpack.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/folks-pillpack-logo.png Michele C. Hollow2017-01-11 09:00:552017-01-26 14:19:31This Hockey Team For Disabled Kids Is The Coolest One Around
When Isaiah Granet was 12, he started a hockey team for kids with developmental disabilities. 6 years later, the San Diego Chill is still going strong.
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With Sunny, a German/Belgian shepherd mix by her side, Tabitha Bell is helping kids who can't afford service dogs find a companion.
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A combination of fungal meningitis and medical mismanagement may have taken Albert Rizzi's eyesight, but they didn’t take his vision for the future--or his gumption.