Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

My name is Daniel Alan Bensemann and I’m 18 years old. I’ve been trying to get my life on track because it’s been on the streets for nearly a year. My family don’t really want much to do with me. They don’t like the way I have been over the years. I’ve been getting in […]

Family Planning, Pregnancy, and Parenting with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Claire’s Story (Part 1)

You know, you have a small daughter who’s 17 months old and What were your experiences having rheumatoid arthritis and, you know, family planning, Pregnancy…yeah. Yeah, it was a really long journey that actually formally started with, and I’m gonna do my little plug here, with this lovely book by Suze Edward Mays. She’s an […]

Pregnancy With A Disability

Being pregnant for the first time may seem very daunting. Being pregnant for the first time with a disability may seem very overwhelming and challenging. I’m Gem, and I am a disability lifestyle blogger on a channel called Wheels No Heels, and today I’m going to be sharing with you my story of pregnancy and […]

Dementia: A Love Letter

* (GENTLE PIANO MUSIC) (BIRDS TWEET, TUI CALLS) Mandy’s been at Kingswood Rest Home for 449 days. A lot of people say, ‘Oh, you should move on,’ and that. Well, you can’t. I couldn’t do that to her. You’ve gotta do the right thing. (GENTLE PIANO MUSIC CONTINUES) Hello, buddy. Look at that. It’s not […]

Dressing for confidence and joy | Stasia Savasuk | TEDxPortsmouth

Translator: Virginia Pes Reviewer: Peter van de Ven What if changing your pants could change your life? Here’s a photo of my friend Dana from a couple of years ago, when she was wearing not quite right pants, working in a not quite right job. She didn’t understand what was not quite right about either […]

Mum told facial paralysis was due to pregnancy finds out she has brain tumour

 Doctors told a woman her facial paralysis and partial deafness was a result of her pregnancy – but medics later discovered she had a brain tumour the size of a snooker ball   Barista co-owner Jessica Holroyd, 40, from Michigan, US, first experienced dizziness, headaches and unsteadiness following the birth of her first child, Josiah, […]

3 Critical Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Social Security Disability Claim

Hi. I’m Tony Castelli,personal injury trial attorney. I also focus my practice on Social Security Disability and workers’ compensation. My message today is 3 critical mistakes that Social Security claimants make when applying for Social Security. The biggest mistake they make is that when they get denied, they don’t file their appeal or they don’t […]