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  • Synopsis: Last Updated: 2017-05-15 - Disabled World News features a roundup of health and disability news articles and stories from around the globe focusing on issues relating to disabilities

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The Disabled World Disability News category covers the latest information affecting people living with a disability, their families, and carers. News includes community support programs, sports and cultural happenings, along with issues of medical concerns, current and future treatments available, and care options.

You'll also find documents relating to accessibility laws and legislation, disability rights issues, disability insurance news and updates, health care, special needs education, and some of the latest clinical trials and medical research findings.

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2017-06-28Aspirin Reduces Risk of Pre-Eclampsia in Pregnant Women
2017-06-27We Rock the Spectrum - Autism and Special Needs Resource Fair - Los Angeles
2017-06-26Taking Eye Fatigue Out of Virtual Reality With New 3D Display
2017-06-24Yemen Cholera Outbreak Is The World's Worst
2017-06-23NAELA President's Statement on the Senate Health Care Reform Legislation
2017-06-23Non-profit Provides Assistance Dogs Free of Charge to People with Disabilities
2017-06-22Census Bureau Facts and Statistics Show Senior U.S. Population Is Still Growing
2017-06-21Athletes Warned About Consuming Clenbuterol in Meat Products
2017-06-21Mini-Strokes - Understanding and Knowing the Warning Signs
2017-06-20Vision for Accessible Transportation in Canada
2017-06-20Still Left Behind - Pathways to Inclusive Education for Girls with Disabilities
2017-06-20Treating ASD by Targeting Bacteria in the Gut
2017-06-18UH Adaptive Athletics to Host Wheelchair Rugby Camp
2017-06-18Training a Million Teachers to Educate World's Most Vulnerable Children
2017-06-17Candy Squad Game: Gaze-Control Makes VR Gaming Approachable and Accessible
2017-06-17No More Locked Cellphones and Unlocking Fees Thanks to CRTC
2017-06-16Big Dreams, Great Job at Minnesota Best Buy for Man with Cerebral Palsy
2017-06-16U.S. District Judge Has Extended Visit at Minnesota Disability Service Provider
2017-06-16Disabled Americans in Big Cities Find Many Mobility Challenges
2017-06-15Unprecedented Conference on Rights of Persons with Disabilities at UN
2017-06-15Caregiving by Family Members and Other Unpaid Individuals
2017-06-14Poetry by Iain Stephen
2017-06-14Beijing 2022 Paralympic Excellence Program Agreement
2017-06-13MAS App - Mobile Workplace Accommodation Case Management App
2017-06-10Employment Opportunities for U.S. Veterans at Customs and Border Protection
2017-06-09RISE Act to Ease College Transition for Students with Disabilities
2017-06-09Human Brain Tunes Into Visual Rhythms In Sign Language
2017-06-08Social Security Benefits Have Lost 30% of Buying Power Since 2000
2017-06-08Hope for Patients with Friedreich's Ataxia and Related Diseases - Neurodegenerative Disease Mechanism and Potential Drug Identified
2017-06-07The Continuing Oppression of Disability: The Re-Institutionalisation of Disability Within Britain
2017-06-062017 U.S. Census Bureau Disability Statistics Facts for Features
2017-06-06Some Hip Implants May be Toxic to the Brain
2017-06-04Reflex Test: Understanding the Knee-jerk Response and What the Test Can Tell You
2017-06-03Global Clubfoot Initiative to End Clubfoot Disability
2017-06-02For Remote Area Children with Autism Telehealth Reduces Wait Time and Improves Care

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Latest Disability News Publications

  1. Unprecedented Conference on Rights of Persons with Disabilities at UN
  2. Engineering Students at Johns Hopkins Customize Stroller for Syrian Child with Special Needs
  3. UN Expert Claims After a Decade Disability Rights Still Lagging
  4. Nearly 25% of Children Live in Conflict or Disaster Stricken Countries
  5. DEWA Inaugurates 1st Annual Conference for People with Disabilities


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