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Top 7 Tips for Engaging the Elderly & Disabled

Follow these top seven tips to engage the elderly or disabled effectively!…

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Meowhaus: Architect-Designed Home For Disabled Cats

By Lloyd Alter, TreeHugger I recently learned the shocking news from the Fluffington Post that 70% of cat architecture does not comply with the building code. It's probably because most cat ar…

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Legless Man Climbs Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is one of the highest mountains in Africa. Climbing it is no simple feat. Now imagine doing that task without use of your legs. That's exactly what 31-year-old Spencer West did. W…

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Pony Helps Blind Woman Attend College

Cali is a guide animal, and perhaps the first pony to attend college. She works with Mona Ramouni, a young blind woman studying counseling and psychotherapy in a graduate program at Michigan State Uni…

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Is This Able-Bodied Woman Entitled to Handicapped Parking?

Janice Eberle, feeling put-upon over a $300 fine for parking in a handicapped parking space, is suing the town that issued the ticket. Itís not that she wasnít parked in a handicapped parking s…

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Your Choice: Exist with It or Live with It

"I know this is going to sound like an insanely ridiculous thing for a wife to say, but I would appreciate it if you would stop doing the dinner dishes." Well that actually does sound like an ins…

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The MS Heroes Among Us

Do you have an MS hero? Hero is not a word that should be used lightly, but reserved for people who truly inspire, or leave us with a sense of awe at their accomplishments or their outlook. MS h…

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Who Cares? Children as Caregivers

As a child, I had an ailing father who required a great deal of care with so many exigent physical disabilities and limitations that it was hard to keep up. And keeping up, along with caring for him, …

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