Disabilities

The Loss of Sight

The world is becoming an ever more visual domain. People are reading fewer words and graphics have taken their place. Computers are one reason for...

Disabilities

Guide Dog Training

Many people with disabilities have service dogs that are specifically trained for their tasks. If a person is blind, the dog is taught to guide...

Disabilities

Losing a Limb

There are times when tragedy strikes and a person loses one of their limbs. It is particularly difficult if they lose an arm, and their...

Disabilities

Talking to Disabled People

For many years, disabled people were not part of mainstream society. They were kept at home or in institutions. This has changed, but society is...

Disabilities

Trying To Live Independently

For those suffering from any disability, being able to make their own choices in life can become an issue. Some of them will have relatives...

Disabilities

New Life Choices

Disability has often triggered major life changes as people need to find different ways to accomplish the tasks of daily life, but it can lead...

Disabilities

Diagnosing Disability

There are many times when a disability is obvious. When a person loses a limb, it is noticeable and easy to diagnose them as disabled....

Disabilities

Learning New Ways to Live

For those who have a disability, adjustments to their normal living conditions are often necessary. Having a limb amputated could force them to use a...

Disabilities

Making Life Easier

When a person has a disability, it may seem like their world has come crashing down around them. Their current living conditions and lifestyle will...