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Disability News: Stories, Events and Publications

  • Synopsis: Last Revised/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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2017-11-19Rebuilding Spinal Cords with Energetic Polymer Scaffold
2017-11-18Nonprofit Disability Solutions Connects Jobseekers with Top Companies
2017-11-17CSD Learns Awarded $75,000 Grant from Wells Fargo
2017-11-152016 FBI Hate Crime Statistics
2017-11-15People Who Experience Dry Eye Soon to Have Drug-Free Solution
2017-11-14FDA Warns About Illegal Use of Injectable Silicone for Body Contouring and Associated Health Risks
2017-11-14What Can Twitter Reveal About People with ADHD
2017-11-13Climate Change Likely to be More Deadly in Poor African Settlements
2017-11-13Mushrooms - Antioxidants and Possible Antiaging Potential
2017-11-12Visual Intelligence Not the Same as IQ
2017-11-12Genetic Treatment for Blindness May Soon Be Possible
2017-11-11Eazyhold Grip Aid for People with Hand Function Problems
2017-11-11Athena Fund Distributes iPads to Special Ed Teachers in Southern Israel
2017-11-10List of Famous People Who Died Young
2017-11-10wheelAIR Cooling Backrest Cushion Poised to Revolutionise Mobility Industry
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Psoriasis
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Menieres Disease
2017-11-10Famous People With a Cleft
2017-11-10List of Famous Amputees
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Asperger's Syndrome
2017-11-10Famous People WHo Have and Had Asthma
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Multiple Sclerosis
2017-11-10Famous Blind and Vision Impaired Persons
2017-11-10Famous People That Use or Used Wheelchairs in the Past
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Parkinson's Disease
2017-11-10Famous People Who Had and Have Polio
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Speech Differences or Stutter
2017-11-10Famous People Who Had or Have Schizophrenia
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Club Feet or Foot
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had ALS or Lou Gehrigs Disease
2017-11-10Famous Well Known People with Hearing Impairments and Deafness
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Dementia
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
2017-11-10Famous People Who Are Dyslexic or Had Dyslexia
2017-11-10Famous People Who Have or Had Epilepsy

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Latest Disability News Publications
1 - Blind View the Eclipse in Real Time - American Printing House for the Blind.
2 - Unprecedented Conference on Rights of Persons with Disabilities at UN - United Nations.
3 - Engineering Students at Johns Hopkins Customize Stroller for Syrian Child with Special Needs - Johns Hopkins.
4 - UN Expert Claims After a Decade Disability Rights Still Lagging - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights ( OHCHR ).
5 - Nearly 25% of Children Live in Conflict or Disaster Stricken Countries - U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
6 - DEWA Inaugurates 1st Annual Conference for People with Disabilities - Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA).
7 - Holly Robinson Peete Speaks on Importance of Hiring People with Disabilities - Gatepath.
8 - UN Humanitarian Summit Endorses New Charter for Persons with Disabilities - U.N..
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