How can physicians have a more positive impact on disabled people?

  Are you disabled or chronically ill and have very bitter feelings towards your physician? It is┬ánot uncommon for people with disabilities or chronic illnesses to have bitter feelings towards their physician and to be honest, it saddens me. Good doctors do exist but some disabled people do not believe that because of countless bad … Continue reading How can physicians have a more positive impact on disabled people?

How to stay warm when you are physically disabled

  Staying warm can be a struggle this time of year especially if you are physically disabled. Most people are frantically going through everything in their closet to try to find something to stay warm but for most physically disabled people the choices they may have may be significantly less than if you were abled. … Continue reading How to stay warm when you are physically disabled

How do you ask a disabled person about their disability?

  Sometimes when you are out in public, you may see a wheelchair user or someone on crutches that is clearly disabled and you may be wondering what is their disability? Is it appropriate to go up to a total stranger and just ask them what their disability is? The answer is no it's not! … Continue reading How do you ask a disabled person about their disability?

Making the most of life when you’re disabled

  When you are disabled you will have many challenges but it does not have to prevent you from living the life you want or stop you from enjoying life altogether. If you have the right mindset you will be able to achieve more than you ever thought was possible. The mind believes whatever you … Continue reading Making the most of life when you’re disabled

Should you dress up as a disabled person for Halloween?

Tomorrow is Halloween and most people will be dressing up in their favorite costumes but for those of you who don't have a costume, you may be looking for something easy like dressing up like a disabled person. Is it okay to dress up like a disabled person? If you are not disabled then no … Continue reading Should you dress up as a disabled person for Halloween?