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Double Amputee Lives for Yet Another DayFor personal reasons, "Billy" did not want his real name revealed here. He lives in the Midwest as a double-leg, below-knee amputee and has had more brushes

Lecture on Nutrition and Early Development October 12(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - An understanding of the effect of nutrients on brain structure and cognitive development in infants and children has advanced maternal and infant nutrition

Childhood Trauma Leading to Adult DisabilityMany adults with disabilities may have their disabling conditions because of emotional trauma experienced in childhood, said book author

Best & Worst Cities for People with DisabilitiesWith October being Disability Employment Awareness Month, the unemployment rate for persons with a disability rising and 2015 disability benefits barely enough

Allyhoos Comfort Young Hospital PatientsIt all began with her own physical suffering, and through this suffering she has helped heal others.

6 Wheelchair User LessonsMonths ago, 56-year-old Susan Schaub of Albert Lea, Minnesota, had ankle surgery. She then wrote about her six-week experience of having to use a wheelchair and gave me permission

Love, Olivia Holiday Boutique in Rocklin set for November 19thLove, Olivia" proudly hosts its annual Holiday Boutique, featuring over 30 local vendors, a bake sale, a raffle, and a visit

Harvard Law Grad with Autism AdvocatesThe Washington D.C.-based Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) is a nonprofit organization run by and for people on the autism spectrum

College Program for Students With Intellectual DisabilitiesThey have a residential, individualized academic program at Millersville University (Penn.) for students with intellectual disabilities, where students right now are working through

Eye Doctor Opening People's EyesHis disability forced a major career change, one that has benefited thousands. Dr. John Shepherd since 2008 has been director of the

OH Biz Executive Fights DementiaIt was a rough transition for Paulan Gordon of Cincinnati, Ohio.

How Counseling Nourishes Your Life & Your GoalsHow often do you get fifty minutes to truly focus on yourself in a productive way?

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