Our Roving Reporter Steph goes Waterskiiing
Video by Disability Today (UK)
(12-14)

Autism, ADHD and their risks for siblings
Video by UC Davis MIND Institute
(12-12)

DISABILITIES GENERAL/MULTIPLE
December 13
My Disabled Identity and Non-Binary Gender Are Inextricably Linked
Huffington Post
Parents Invent Coat to Keep Kids, Adults in Wheelchairs Warm and Dry
9 and 10 News
With Great Power Comes Great Accessibility – How the Death of Stan Lee Affects the Disability Community
Rooted in Rights

December 12
‘Disabled saviour’ videos aren’t heartwarming – they’re patronising and disturbing
The Guardian

December 11
Siblings of children with autism or ADHD are at elevated risk for both disorders
UC Davis

ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
 (ADHD)
December 14
Do people with ADHD make better entrepreneurs?
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

December 13
Avoiding Tasks and ADHD
PsychCentral.com

December 12
Are the youngest boys in a classroom wrongly labeled with ADHD?
Philly.com
Some hyperactive kids may have sleep apnea, not ADHD
CTV News (Canada)
Warning: Objects Are Closer Than They Appear
PsychCentral.com
When the Tinsel Hits the Fan: How to Prevent Holiday Meltdowns
ADDitude
When Your Coping Strategies Need Coping Strategies
PsychCentral.com

December 11
“The Little Things Show How Far My Daughter Has Come”
ADDitude

AUTISM

December 14
Anxiety in the Midst of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Medscape
How Many Children Have Autism? Estimates Continue to Rise
Psychology Today

Decemnber 13
Study: Light, sound sensitivity ease with age for those with autism
WJXT News4JAX

December 12
Diagnosed at 36 as on the spectrum, I half expected congratulations
Sydney Morning Herald

December 11
What it's like being a mum with autism
Kidspot (Australia)

BRAIN INJURY
December 12
Addressing sleep disorders after traumatic brain injury
IOS Press

CEREBRAL PALSY
December 13
Union-Endicott wrestler with disability inspires others
WBNG-TV

December 12
9-year-old with disability inspires mom to create special 'body coat'
nbc25news.com
Researchers May Have Found New Way to Help Children With Spastic CP Walk Better
Cerebral Palsy News Today

HEARING LOSS
December 13
Hearing loss is a risk factor for premature death
Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health
How To Enjoy The Movies Or Live Theater With Hearing Loss
Livingwithhearingloss.com

December 12
5 things you need to know about shooting videos with sign language
CBC.ca (Canada)
Can hearing loss influence your balance?
Health24
Liam O’Dell: The Christmas dinner table dilemma that deaf people face
Limping Chicken

INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES
December 14
What I Wish Doctors Had Said When My Child Was Diagnosed With Down Syndrome
The Mighty

December 12
New study finds bias against women and girls when intellectual ability is sought
New York University

SPINAL CORD INJURY
December 13
Spinal Cord Injuries Throw Body Clocks Off Schedule, New Study Shows
University of Colorado Boulder

* The term "learning disabilities" refers to  learning difficulties in North America.  In the United Kingdom and some other parts of the world, learning disabilities refers to intellectual disabilities.

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