Hope for Disabilities

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Prescription Medication vs. Homeopathic or Natural: Weighing Your Options

Posted by Emily Jensen on February 27, 2016 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Hundred's of years, ago people used to live off of the land and use things like herbs to treat different forms of sickness.  As time progressed, doctors and pharmacists started putting different ingredients together to form pills, tonics, syrups, and things to treat people.  In current days, we are finding more and more side affects with presciption medications.  Some people who are depressed for example, will go to their doctor or mental health counselor, to find a medica...

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Disability or Disabled - Which Term is Right

Posted by Hope 4 Disabilities on August 4, 2015 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Brief Synopsis: Differences and similarities in disability and disabled terminology including the right term to use.

 

"Some people who are autistic, blind, deaf, and a few other disabilities embrace their disability as a minority identity."

 

Differences and similarities in disability and disabled terminology including the right term to use.

 

Disability and Disabled are both words that generally describe functional limitations that a...

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Ashi's Gift sequel is OUT! Ashi:In a Class all by Myself.

Posted by Hope 4 Disabilities on March 23, 2011 at 6:26 PM Comments comments (0)

www.authorannie.com  -  Children's books for families coping with Autism. Ashi's Gift sequel is OUT! Ashi:In a Class all by Myself.

Sears Agrees to Settle Disabilities Case

Posted by Team Mighty Selden on September 30, 2009 at 10:04 PM Comments comments (1)

New York Times

By BLOOMBERG NEWS Published: September 29, 2009


The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Sears Roebuck & Company had agreed to a $6.2 million settlement in a case under the Americans with Disabilities Act. A federal court judge approved a consent decree in the case, in which Sears was accused of firing employees instead of providing reasonable accommodations for them. In a statement, the commission said the settlement was ...

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