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...
Disability is not inability. We've seen physically challenged persons doing things even much better than able bodied. We should help those with special needs so that they live a normal life.
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.
After you read this you may decide to stop coloring your hair. Find out the truth about hair dye.
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...
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.
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.
I was shocked when I had a mini-stroke (TIA) - it was an unnerving experience. Little did I know, worse news was to follow.
What is ASD. Adults and Children diagnosed with this Autism Spectrum Disorder. Aspergers Syndrome.
How parents and caregivers can cope with their child being diagnosed with autism.