Sign language is not only for deaf people to learn. One out of every thousand babies born to this world has a hearing disability. It may be a child you know. It may be your or your child´s best friend tomorrow.
The Drive power wheelchair line is great but sometimes the joystick will lock up on you. I explain how to unlock the joystick in a few simple steps that will end up saving you time and possibly money.
The fact that I was born with clubfeet never affected me in any way. Thanks to medical science my feet were straightened while I was a baby. I grew up with only the knowledge that crawling on my knees or walking on my ankles would have been my lot...
As a pediatric OT, people would say to me “I could never do that! It would be heartbreaking working with handicapped kids.” It’s actually easy, because kids don’t feel sorry for themselves.
Help with veterans benefits, and benefits you might not know about.
Know the symptoms of a TIA (Mini-stroke). There is no time to waste. If you have these symptoms, get medical attention immediately. Read the causes and treatment options of a mini stroke.
About four years ago, I found out I have a neurological condition called Task Specific Focal Dystonia (TSFD) - well, Task Specific Focal Dystonia of the Hand to be exact. The condition is very rare, and the signs and symptoms are invisible to...
Managing challenging behavior and irritability in children and adults with Austism (ASD), ADHD and/or intellectual disabilities often involves the use of Risperdal (Risperidone) which can have risky side effects
Often people stigmatize people with mental illnesses, but once they discover that some of the people they idolize have struggled with a mental disability, their opinions change. Here are just a few...
An invisible disability (hidden disability), is any disability—something that significantly affects your normal life activities—that isn't obvious to an onlooker. Most disabilities are invisible.