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Eleanor’s Voice – Amazing Eleanor Coping with Tumour

Eleanor’s Voice – Amazing Eleanor Coping with Tumour   A very courageous seven year old little girl form Hampton is currently undergoing 52 weeks of…

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‘Amazing’ teacher carries ten-year-old girl with cerebral palsy on her back so that she can join in TWO DAY hike with her school friends – Daily Mail

When Maggie Vazquez’s class planned a two-day hike, it was a question of how, not if, the…

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Artworks by brain injury survivors to feature in new Hackney Museum show – Hackney Citizen

An exhibition of artworks created over the past 23 years by brain injury survivors at Homerton Hospital…

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What it’s like to find out your 6-year-old has incurable muscular dystrophy – Cambridge News

The parents of a little boy with a terminal genetic disorder are determined to help him live…

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First responders surprise teen with autism after only 2 friends show up to his birthday party – CNN

First responders in Russellville, Arkansas, went above and beyond the call of duty to make a teen’s…

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Neale Daniher to step back from FightMND Foundation to focus on own motor neurone disease battle – Herald Sun

NEALE Daniher doesn’t kid himself. By the time scientists find a cure for motor neurone disease he won’t…

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Camden schoolgirl stars in fundraising video for child deafness charity – Hampstead and Highgate Express

When she was two, her mum Angela noticed that her hearing was deteriorating, and within two years…

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Meet the Co Down girl with diabetes who sacrificed birthday gifts to help others. – Belfast Live

Meet the Co Down girl with diabetes who sacrificed birthday gifts to help others. Abie Jackson was recently…

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Dancing Barista With Down Syndrome Speechless After Surprise Promotion – Inside Edition

Trevor Johnson got the surprise of his life at his barista job at Bitty & Beau’s Coffee…

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Learning disability group pays visit to Number 10 for awareness campaign – Politics Home

Two people with learning disabilities have helped to deliver a custom-made pair of shoes to the Prime…

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Teenager, 15, with cerebral palsy becomes first girl to win national beauty pageant in wheelchair – Mirror.co.uk

A brave teenager with cerebral palsy has become the first wheelchair-user to win a national beauty pageant. Pretty…

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Woman recovering from brain injury shows improvement with help from equine therapy – WMUR Manchester

A near-fatal car crash left 22-year-old Samantha Pritchett with a traumatic brain injury. But with help from…

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Young man with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy shares story of hope – WLWT Cincinnati

Anyone who has battled an illness, or went through a tough time in their life knows how…

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Geoffrey Daintith hopes to walk again after being paralysed by Guillain-Barre syndrome – Warrington Guardian

A DAD who has been left paralysed by a rare autoimmune disorder has made it his ‘main…

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Abi Brydon on how acting with Down’s Syndrome is far from a disability – The Scotsman

A new play about a young woman with Down’s Syndrome, currently touring Scotland, explores the subject of…

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The Choose Friendship Company Hires Illustrator with Asperger’s Syndrome – Gifts and Decorative Accessories

The Choose Friendship Company introduced its first collectible series, built on the prior success of introducing toys…

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Woman shares selfie after wetting herself to show reality of life with a spinal cord injury – Metro

Emma Carey shared a powerful picture on her Instagram but you might just miss the point if…

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West Belfast girl with spina bifida is doing something amazing for others – Belfast Live

A West Belfast girl with spina bifida is doing something amazing for others. Codie Hawkins, eight, has her…

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Doctors told Plymouth mum her daughter may never walk – now she’s defying all odds – Plymouth Herald

When Jo Heale was pregnant with her daughter Olivia, she was told her baby girl would be…

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Scottish woman left bed-ridden for EIGHT YEARS after contracting Lyme Disease from tick bite – The Scottish Sun

A WOMAN left bed-ridden for EIGHT YEARS after being bitten by a tick has written a book…

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Scot born with debilitating dyspraxia on brink of career in American Football – Scottish Daily Record

As a young boy, Cameron Craig struggled to catch or kick a ball. He was born prematurely and…

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Wheelchair-bound teen with cerebral palsy has just been crowned Teen Natural Beauty Wales – WalesOnline

A Carmarthenshire teenager with cerebral palsy has become the first teen in the UK to win a…

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The moment comedian with cerebral palsy, Lost Voice Guy, won Britain’s Got Talent – iNews

Comedian Lost Voice Guy has won Britain’s Got Talent, pocketing £250,000 and winning a spot at The…

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Mom, son with disabilities face daunting challenge of fleeing advancing lava – Hawaii News Now

The Big Island is working with a nonprofit to move 11 tiny, temporary structures onto a 14-acre…

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Wheelchair-bound student with brittle bone disease aiming to be dance star – Belfast Telegraph

A wheelchair-bound student, who can break a bone just by sneezing , has spoken of her admirable…

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‘She saved my life’: Autistic schoolgirl saves Northallerton mum – The Northern Echo

A SCHOOLGIRL with autism overcame her communication difficulties to help medics give life-saving treatment to her mum…

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Bletchingley teen speaks out about the challenges of growing up with epilepsy – Get Surrey

A Bletchingley teen and epilepsy suffer has opened up about his personal experiences in an effort to…

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Meeting for parents in Donegal with children who have Dyspraxia – Donegal Democrat

A meeting for parents in Donegal with children who have Dyspraxia DCD or who are waiting on…

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Gary Barlow meets Derby fan with Down’s syndrome – BBC News

An 18-year-old boy with Down’s syndrome got the birthday present of his dreams when he met hero…

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Dundee teenager’s voyage of Discovery – BBC News

A Dundee teenager who doctors said might be unable to walk or talk has turned a website…

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Meet this Kerala girl who battles brittle bone disease inspiring others – The New Indian Express

Latheesha Ansari is 2 feet tall and weighs only 14 kg, but that does not mean she…

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Croydon schoolgirl with cerebral palsy dreams of being a Crystal Palace mascot after life-changing operation – Croydon Advertiser

A young girl from New Addington who can now walk unaided after a monumental community effort funded…

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Britain’s Got Talent star The Lost Voice Guy on living with cerebral palsy and meeting Alan Shearer – Chronicle Live

The Lost Voice Guy will be back on our screens in the first Britain’s Got Talent semi-final…

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This veteran firefighter and amputee is building powerful prosthetics for extreme sports – Mashable

Braden Leonard is the founder of Hand Made Prosthetics – a startup designing robust prosthetic gear for…

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ME sufferer Nicky Morley is raising awareness of the ‘horrible illness’ – This is The West Country

“IT’S not as if you are disabled or anything.” These were the words faced by Nicky Morley during…

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Parents of ‘naughty boy’ with autism desperately need you to watch this – Plymouth Herald

Every time Jon and Stephanie Kirby get on a bus with their five-year-old boy, they are subjected…

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Boy with Down’s Syndrome learnt to walk thanks to ballet classes – Daily Mail

Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown led the praise for a six-year-old boy with Down’s Syndrome…

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See the Emotional Moment Groom Marries the Woman He Once Feared Wouldn’t Date Him As He Has Cerebral Palsy – PEOPLE.com

A groom became overwhelmed with love and emotion when he was his bride walking down the aisle…

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Living inside a canister: This polio survivor is one of few people left using iron lung – Stuff.co.nz

The machine is what people see first. The submarine-like metal cylinder dominates the room, rhythmically humming and…

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Boy, 3, with cerebral palsy gets safe bed from charity after council says condition not serious enough – Kent Online

A three-year-old boy with cerebral palsy is finally enjoying a safe night’s sleep thanks to a charity’s…

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Man with cerebral palsy moved to tears as his bride walks down the aisle – Metro

A man who uses a wheelchair was overcome with emotion the moment he saw his bride walk…

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Dad’s ten marathons in ten days to raise awareness of autism – Basingstoke Gazette

AFTER both his son and daughter were diagnosed with autism, a father has decided to put himself…

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Couple were dating three years when man was paralysed from the neck down have baby decade later – Daily Mail

Ellen Nabarro doesn’t have that exhausted air of the new mum struggling to adapt to sleepless nights…

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Disability Today’s Volunteer Dee gives insight to being diagnosed and living with ME

PERSONAL STORY: 12th May 2018 is international awareness day for chronic immunological and neurological diseases and we have a very special post to…

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Cerebral palsy teen to play cricket for country – The Argus

A teenager who was never expected to walk or talk is playing in a national cricket team…

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Mother’s loo-sit for disability awareness campaign – BBC News

A mother is sitting on a toilet in a busy shopping street to raise awareness of the…

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Watch the moment that a man is fitted with a BIONIC hand – Daily Mail Online

An awe-inspiring video reveals the moment a man uses his mind to move his new bionic prosthetic…

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Mum’s despair after Kirklees Council bans her autistic son from special needs bus – Huddersfield Examiner

A family has hit out after their autistic son was banned from the school bus for special…

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I Overcame Domestic Violence Despite My Disability – Cerebral Palsy News Today

April is a strange month for me. Spring, flowers, and warmer weather are all associated with April…

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Dating With Fibromyalgia Taught Me That I’m Worth the Effort – SELF

“This place is known to reveal the heart of the person,” I hear a kind, older voice…

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