Independent living is a much desired life-style for anyone living with a disability. Mobility devices such as canes, walkers, and rollators can provide such freedom.
This article is a glimpse into the realities of being disabled and having low-to-no income in modern society. Outlined are many of the struggles experienced by those who cannot afford to support themselves throughout disability.
Single-sided deafness, also known as unilateral hearing loss or being deaf in one ear, is often misunderstood or overlooked. Read more for advice and tips based on my experiences with this condition.
Millions of people like me suffer from a hearing disability which alters the way we live. Our world is shaped differently in how we interact in a society filled with social events, education and family living. We live in a silent or quieter world than most.
Activities that wheelchair users and people with disabilities can participate in to enjoy the outdoors including wheelchair hiking, hand cycling, accessible surfing, sled hockey, adaptive skiing.
Shopping in a supermarket with a mobility cart can be stressful. Are shoppers with disabilities being short-changed by Tesco's Supermarket because they don't provide enough wheelchairs for customers?
Learn how to offer help to someone with a disability without feeling uncomfortable. How to politely approach someone with a disability in public and offer your assistance.
Awkward moments wheelchair users experience including strangers who stare and coworkers occupying the handicapped stall. Strategies to help mitigate and respond to the awkwardness.
Hearing difficulties create many communication challenges for both the one who is hearing impaired and those who must speak with them. Here are my experiences and some solutions for both parties.
I applied for Social Security Disability nearly two years ago and got approved for a court date. However, I was determined to continue pursuing it with the support of my husband, my prayer group, and, of course, God.
Your illness symptoms may be caused by your sensitivity to electromagnetic fields. Learn what electromagnetic field sensitivity is and how you can live with this affliction.
An explanation of what disability pride is and how people with disabilities can be proud of their disability, use it to their advantage, and help others through their difference.
My wheelchair has taught me how to meet new people, ask for help, be creative, enjoy my independence, and more! It gives me opportunities for new experiences every day.