Tag: DISABILITY

A total of 9 posts are filed under DISABILITY
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Making Life Easier: Accessibility and the Bathroom
When we were going to remodel our bathroom to make it more accessible for me in my scooter and with minimal use of my legs and right hand,… Continue Reading
Meet Cass.
The Employment Plan – Where Do You Start?
by Joan Friedlander   Meet Cass. Cass is one in a million, yet representative of so many people struggling to put their career back… Continue Reading
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New Resource for Disabled College Students
A new tool for college students with disabilities is now online. The We Connect Now website (https://weconnectnow.wordpress.com/) was… Continue Reading
As an X-linked genetic disorder, Adrenoleukodystrophy is more likely to occur in men.
A Never-Ending Battle: ALD Causes Many Setbacks For This Mother Of Two
In 2004, I was told by my biological mother that my son would have a 50/50 chance of being diagnosed with Adrenoleukodystrophy. I asked the… Continue Reading
Children's Rare Disease Network Partners With Medpedia.com To Create Rarespace
Online Knowledge Share Platform to Provide Valuable Information to Rare Disease Community Dana Point, Calif. (June 29, 2010) – Every… Continue Reading
Are vacations allowed when you've got a sick kid?
Prepare to be shocked, or at least to mildly “tsk tsk.”  For almost three years time, my husband and I did not leave the kids and go on… Continue Reading
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Searching for a Cure For Duchenne – Patient Perspective Podcast #1
In this first in a series of podcasts focused on rare disease patient advocates, we speak to Debra Miller, president and founder of Cure… Continue Reading