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Health Needs of People With Intellectual Disabilities Need Closer Examination - Huffington Post

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Health Needs of People With Intellectual Disabilities Need Closer Examination
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Manuel and Silke share their story in an effort to encourage people with intellectual disabilities to take more interest in their own health.
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Oak Forest teen has selfless vision - SouthtownStar

Oak Forest teen has selfless vision - SouthtownStar | Disabilities | Scoop.it
Oak Forest teen has selfless vision
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There, she works as a peer tutor in the adaptive physical education class, helping students with disabilities.
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"Breaking Bad" actor RJ Mitte visited UNC, shared his experiences with disability - The Daily Tar Heel

"Breaking Bad" actor RJ Mitte visited UNC, shared his experiences with disability - The Daily Tar Heel | Disabilities | Scoop.it
"Breaking Bad" actor RJ Mitte visited UNC, shared his experiences with disability The Daily Tar Heel Without any form of physical support, Mitte spoke in the UNC Genome Sciences Building Thursday night about disability rights, how he transformed...
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Valley kids leave disabilities behind on rock-climbing wall - Fresno Bee

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Valley kids leave disabilities behind on rock-climbing wall
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Wheelchairs, disabilities and injuries were left behind Sunday as 16 children climbed to the top of a 40-foot rock-climbing wall.
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Why Mental Illness Is As Serious As This Life-Threatening Disease - Huffington Post Canada

Why Mental Illness Is As Serious As This Life-Threatening Disease - Huffington Post Canada | Disabilities | Scoop.it
Why Mental Illness Is As Serious As This Life-Threatening Disease
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I have a close friend who has an anxiety disorder. They wrestle with it every day.
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US state of Georgia to execute mentally handicapped man

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University of Missouri event challenges participants to experience life in ... - Columbia Daily Tribune

University of Missouri event challenges participants to experience life in ... - Columbia Daily Tribune | Disabilities | Scoop.it
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North Penn special education plan focuses on inclusion of all students - The Reporter

North Penn special education plan focuses on inclusion of all students - The Reporter | Disabilities | Scoop.it
North Penn special education plan focuses on inclusion of all students The Reporter Every three years, school districts in Pennsylvania are required to submit special education plans, which describe the education each district is providing to its...
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Nonprofit Promotes Golf for the Disabled - Wall Street Journal

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Nonprofit Promotes Golf for the Disabled
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... using special clubs, grips, wheelchairs and carts, but found few organizations that train disabled players.
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Governor signs Freeman's bill supporting parents with disabilities - Federal Way Mirror

Governor signs Freeman's bill supporting parents with disabilities - Federal Way Mirror | Disabilities | Scoop.it
Governor signs Freeman's bill supporting parents with disabilities
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Gov. Jay Inslee signed Rep. Roger Freeman's bill into law this week that will give parents with disabilities the tools they need to keep their family together.
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Additional handicapped seating may come to Barnett Arena at the civic center - Rapid City Journal

Additional handicapped seating may come to Barnett Arena at the civic center - Rapid City Journal | Disabilities | Scoop.it
Additional handicapped seating may come to Barnett Arena at the civic center Rapid City Journal Adding 30 handicap spots would require replacing around 580 bleacher seats in the upper south balcony of Barnett Arena, directly above the existing 19...
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More evidence that charter schools push-out students with learning disabilities

More evidence that charter schools push-out students with learning disabilities | Disabilities | Scoop.it
by Andrea Gabor -  Last week, the New York State Legislature struck a deal ensuring that charter schools in New York City would have access to space, either in already crowded public school bu (RT @specialedpost: More evidence that charter schools...
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Mental-health treatment void in Colo. - The Durango Herald

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Mental-health treatment void in Colo.
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Alex Meredith, 29, sorts clothes hangers at his part-time job at Arc Thrift Store in Lakewood. Meredith was diagnosed with autism when he was very young.
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MAISD helps special education adults plan for life after school - Greenville Daily News

MAISD helps special education adults plan for life after school - Greenville Daily News | Disabilities | Scoop.it
MAISD helps special education adults plan for life after school
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Actually, we experience “transition” throughout our lives — babies to toddlers, toddlers to school-age children, adults into retirement.
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3D Systems Provides Students With Disabilities Access to 3D Printing for ... - VizWorld.com

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