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All-Terrain Wheelchairs Arrive At U.S. Parks: 'This Is Life-Changing' 5 sl8 Nov 15 Nov 15 7 798
Progressive Neuropathy 11 yankee87 Nov 6 Nov 7 14 867
Echolocation for people 0 BWdem4life Nov 5 Nov 5 0 406
Tips for 'Be My Eyes' Volunteers from a Vision Impaired User 2 sl8 Oct 24 Oct 24 4 576
Here is a DUer in need of some ideas on how to cope with limited abilities. 0 applegrove Oct 22 Oct 22 0 783
Help for seriously mobility impaired people. I didn't know this existed. 4 AndyS Oct 21 Oct 21 32 1173
MS pain management is a long going thing if you're on other meds. 2 Lady Freedom Returns Oct 12 Oct 12 0 837
So Glad I found this group 4 yankee87 Oct 7 Oct 8 16 704
Applying for SSDI 20 XanaDUer2 Jan 2021 Oct 8 2 3371
Traveling With a Disability 2 Celerity Apr 2021 Oct 8 1 2136
Kids with disabilities face off-the-books school suspensions 1 Eugene Oct 4 Oct 4 1 544
Anyone else get the book "Medicare and You 2023? 5 Lady Freedom Returns Sep 23 Sep 24 2 1199
'People Will Die Waiting': America's System for the Disabled Is Nearing Collapse 0 appalachiablue Aug 2022 Aug 2022 8 1593
32 years ago today, the signing of the ADA... 6 FailureToCommunicate Jul 2022 Jul 2022 4 774
Children with autism are at a heightened risk of drowning. This woman is working to change this 1 LetMyPeopleVote Jul 2022 Jul 2022 1 1512
Long time DUer Akoto is asking for a little help 2 Omaha Steve Jun 2022 Jun 2022 4 631
Wisconsin: Voters With Disabilities Say Their Right To Vote Is At Risk 4 appalachiablue May 2022 May 2022 3 1099
Sheltered workshop or community jobs? Missouri debates disabled adults in the workforce 0 Sherman A1 Feb 2022 Feb 2022 0 2607
A new threat to the ADA 20 thucythucy Feb 2022 Feb 2022 48 3157
'My Disabled Life Is Worthy' Hashtag Rochelle Walensky CDC Director Inspired With Horrible Interview 2 appalachiablue Jan 2022 Jan 2022 6 3152
Anyone here have experience with long-term disability payments 19 XanaDUer2 Jan 2022 Jan 2022 2 1580
Disability Rights Iowa holds a town hall to understand accessibility issues in northwest Iowa 0 Sherman A1 Dec 2021 Dec 2021 0 2064
Autistic Hull man goes home after 15 years in hospital 2 Jilly_in_VA Nov 2021 Nov 2021 3 1580
This message was self-deleted by its author 1 irisblue Sep 2021 Sep 2021 2 936
Hey if your are on SSI, Sen Brown of Ohio wants to hear from you 1 irisblue Sep 2021 Sep 2021 6 2151
Education Department to erase $5.8B in student loans for borrowers with disabilities 0 TexasTowelie Aug 2021 Aug 2021 3 1204
People With Disabilities Find The Coronavirus Has Cut Them Off From Caregivers, Chronic Shortage 0 appalachiablue Jun 2021 Jun 2021 5 4970
Stroke Patients: New Device Helps Tap Brain Signals To Regain Hand Function 3 appalachiablue Jun 2021 Jun 2021 2 1032
Judith Heumann's Fight for Disability Rights, The Section 504 Sit- In: Drunk History 0 appalachiablue Jun 2021 Jun 2021 1 3115
Recognizing & Addressing Housing Insecurity for Disabled Renters; Blacks, Hispanics, Women 0 appalachiablue Jun 2021 Jun 2021 4 1053
Justice Department settles with Lewiston Public Schools (Maine) 0 Eugene May 2021 May 2021 1 1412
need advice on a lightbulb changer to change lightbulbs, flared types & twist& lock types 15 irisblue May 2021 May 2021 2 4085
Uber ordered to pay $1.1m to blind woman refused rides 1 Eugene Apr 2021 Apr 2021 5 4304
Shopping cart {for wheelchair-bound kids} invented by Alabama mom going nationwide in Target stores 1 eppur_se_muova Feb 2016 Feb 2021 4 7340
Sacramento Women's March-9 year old boy marching for his little sister 3 FrankfurtCat Jan 2017 Feb 2021 10 3717
Children understand about special needs. 4 podex101 Feb 2021 Feb 2021 9 2947
Cancelled hip replacement because of COVID risk. Corporate disability claim may be closed. 4 brewens Jan 2021 Jan 2021 4 3900
Oregon Hospitals Didn't Have Shortages. So Why Were Disabled People Denied Care? 2 Eugene Dec 2020 Dec 2020 5 1644
Disability insurance coverage was continued for hip replacement I cancelled over COVID concerns. 0 brewens Dec 2020 Dec 2020 0 1726
'Biden Is Committed To Involving Disabled People In His Administration': Judith Heumann, Activist 0 appalachiablue Dec 2020 Dec 2020 4 1912
Human rights body calls on US school to ban electric shocks on children 3 Eugene Dec 2018 Oct 2020 7 2232
Need some advice on long term rehab for a stroke victim. 2 flamin lib Sep 2020 Sep 2020 4 2351
Getting SSDI 8 XanaDUer2 Sep 2020 Sep 2020 3 3023
The Disability Community has lost one of its icons. 2 thucythucy Aug 2020 Aug 2020 13 1936
There are products that seem to turn a wheelchair into something looking like a motorcycle. 7 Maraya1969 Jul 2020 Jul 2020 1 4220
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 OregonBlue Jun 2020 Jun 2020 0 2625
Need some advice regarding apartment situation 8 Stryst Apr 2020 Apr 2020 8 4094
I have zero apatite. 9 Lady Freedom Returns Sep 2019 Apr 2020 0 3045
My Nephew is type 1 Diabetic and he took a grocery store job to support his wife and baby 2 BrightKnight Mar 2020 Mar 2020 3 2376
Man thrown out of wheelchair for reminding able-bodied SUV driver not to park in handicapped space 16 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 2020 Jan 2020 27 5259
Amtrak Asks 2 People With Wheelchairs To Pay 25K For Ride From Chicago To Bloomington, IL, 1-Way 3 appalachiablue Jan 2020 Jan 2020 0 6308
SSDI: Trump Admin Proposes Rule To Punish Disabled People 0 appalachiablue Jan 2020 Jan 2020 2 1437
Trump proposes changes to SS rules that could kick 1000s off disability 7 New Breed Leader Dec 2019 Dec 2019 5 2615
WH Proposes Social Security Change That Could End Disability Benefits For Thousands 0 appalachiablue Dec 2019 Dec 2019 5 1612
Eye appointment this Monday.... and I'm scared. 10 Lady Freedom Returns Dec 2019 Dec 2019 7 2100
On Disability and on Facebook? Uncle Sam Wants to Watch What You Post 5 Eugene Mar 2019 Nov 2019 6 2556
Disability Question 15 WyattKansas Mar 2018 Oct 2019 3 4670
The pain is getting worse and spreading. 12 Lady Freedom Returns Sep 2019 Sep 2019 5 3199
Can't sleep 28 CountAllVotes Sep 2019 Sep 2019 6 3861
Might be a stupid question. Is there anything I need to look at when I pick up my walker? 18 Lady Freedom Returns Jun 2019 Sep 2019 2 3559
In 'lawless' world of service dogs, many families suffer 4 Eugene May 2019 Aug 2019 13 2522
Paralympics GB stunned after Yokohama hotels demand payment for accessibility 1 Eugene Apr 2019 Apr 2019 2 1651
Disability Video Channel Censored by YouTube Out Of Fear of Online Predation 2 rocktivity Mar 2019 Mar 2019 6 2158
Disability rights advocates win ruling over lack of NYC subway elevators 0 Eugene Mar 2019 Mar 2019 5 1485
A deaf couple said they asked for help from a Delta agent, but police were called instead 1 Eugene Jan 2019 Jan 2019 6 2111
Self-leveling spoon 6 JudyM Dec 2016 Jan 2019 3 3090
Taco Bell employee refused to take written order from man who is deaf, video shows 2 Eugene Jan 2019 Jan 2019 2 2147
Inside Lacrosse: How Wheelchair Lacrosse Saved My Life 1 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 2 1572
Disabled veteran knocks MSNBC crew for blocking handicapped spots at polling site 5 left-of-center2012 Nov 2018 Nov 2018 1 2255
My history applying for SSDI and SSI 10 Astraea Sep 2018 Sep 2018 3 2989
I'm looking for advice on buying a 'medical alert system' 5 left-of-center2012 Nov 2017 Sep 2018 0 3312
Assisted living costs 37 CountAllVotes Sep 2018 Sep 2018 8 4948
Question about extra payments. 4 Kali Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 2299
Disabled family member can't work outside the house 3 MountCleaners Feb 2018 Feb 2018 0 2839
Work For It. What Trump's Tough New Medicaid Rules Mean, NBC News, Feb. 20, 2018 2 appalachiablue Feb 2018 Feb 2018 5 2483
Forgive mom who killed disabled child? 12 NCDem777 Sep 2017 Jan 2018 1 4687
Disabled people/special needs parents need to unite in 2018 1 NCDem777 Dec 2017 Dec 2017 7 2735
Asking for help @ the grocery store. 15 irisblue Dec 2017 Dec 2017 17 3451
Replacing the basement smoke detector batteries... 8 irisblue Oct 2017 Oct 2017 0 3343
ADAPT is in Chicago 1 NCDem777 Oct 2017 Oct 2017 3 2077
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