Lalit Kumar, also known as ‘Samyak Lalit’, an author and disability rights activist, has been honored with the prestigious Henry Viscardi Achievement Award 2021.
Details of the horse-riding accident that left Christopher Reeve, the Superman, the Man of Steel, paralyzed neck-below for the rest of his life.
Allu Arjun’s Pushpa seem to have a tilted dislocated shoulder (e.g. during Pushpa Walk in Srivalli song). Does Pushpa have a disability?
Learn what is sleep apnea. Loud snoring is but not sure sign of this sleep disorder. Learn the related symptoms, risk factors and complications.
Learn how to buy a wheelchair best suitable and perfect for you. Purchasing a wheelchair is a major decision. These tips will help you make the right one!
Severe Spina Bifida can cause considerable disability. Learn about the complications caused by Spina Bifida Occulta and Myelomeningocele.
Learn the definition, meaning and concept of ableism. We present the examples of ableism faced by disabled people in an ableist society.
Audiobooks are a boon and blessing for the blind and people with low vision. These talking books are better than Braille books in many ways.
Emotional health is as important as physical health. These tips will help you in taking care of your emotional and mental well-being.
Learn about the definition and types of paralysis caused due to spinal cord injury. We also discuss SCI as disability.
This article discusses the common difficulties, including barriers, faced by students with various types of disabilities.
Scoliosis is the spine deformity in dorsal plane. Learn the meaning, types, causes and treatment of scoliosis. We will also examine scoliosis as a potential disability.
Kyphosis, aka roundback or hunchback, is a disorder related to upper spine. Learn whether Kyphosis is a disability and what are its causes and symptoms.
Get the list of happy hormones and learn how to boost these hormones in your body to remove stress, uplift your mood and feel better!
Learn if epilepsy is categorized as a disability in countries like USA, UK, India, Canada and whether disability certificate and benefits are provided to the affected people.
Can mental illness be hereditary in nature? Some of the mental disorders pose high chances of running in family. In addition social and environmental factors are weigh in.
Want to know how stressed are you? Learn how to measure your stress level with Perceived Stress Scale. Your score indicates low, high or moderate level of stress.
Pope Francis made a statement by allowing a mentally challenged boy, who wanted his zucchetto, the white skull cap, to come on stage.
Learn the differences between mental health and emotional health. We explain if these two are same and if they are connected with each other.
A physical disability can cause mental health issues especially if the society mistreat the person and mental healthcare is not accessible.
White canes used by blind people come in various types of tip attachments. These include pencil, ball, hockey, roller, ceramic and mushroom shaped tips.