DISABILITIES GENERAL

January 22
7 Things I've Learned Along the Way Parenting Kids With Disabilities
The Mighty

Comedian With Cerebral Palsy Just Gave the Best Advice for Raising Kids With Special Needs
CafeMom

14 Things That Can Make High School With a Chronic Illness Easier
The Mighty

January 19
Please Stop Assuming a Person With a Disability Doesn't Understand You
The Mighty

Who Would You Be Without Your Disability?
PsychCentral

4 Ways to Foster Independence When a Loved One Has a Disability
Pulmonary Fibrosis News

ADHD

January 22
Number of young women using ADHD medicine up by 700 percent, CDC says
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Self-Compassion and ADHD
PsychCentral

5 Things About ADHD in Older Adults You May Not Know
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

US Report: Medical cases of ADHD in young women are skyrocketing
USA Today

I've got ADHD - it's a gift, not a flaw: Will.i.am talks about growing up in a ghetto, a brush with death in a swimming pool and how he sees his mental health disorder differently
Daily Mail


AUTISM

January 22
Autism advocate launches 'prescription television' show
The Philadelphia Tribune

What It’s Like Living With Both OCD and Autism
The Mighty

Can using theatrical techniques improve social skills of autistic youths?
Stony Brook University

BRAIN INJURY

January 22
Traumatic Brain Injury May Be More Common with Bipolar Disorder
PsychCentral

January 19
Repeated Head Hits, Not Just Concussions, May Lead To A Type Of Chronic Brain Damage
NPR

CEREBRAL PALSY

January 22
Why Cerebral Palsy Is My Escape
The Mighty

EPILEPSY

January 19
Epilepsy Care Makes the World More Peaceful for a Painter
Mayo Clinic


HEARING LOSS

January 19
This Is What It Is Like To Be Deaf From Birth
The Daily Beast

5 Things You Should Tell Your Hearing Provider Before Buying Hearing Aids
Everyday Hearing


INTELLECTUAL DISABILTIES

January 22
Video of down syndrome brother singing with his sister goes viral
WTXL ABC 27

In Their Own Words: People With Intellectual Disabilities Talk ... (graphic content)
► NPR

January 19
From The Frontlines Of A Sexual Assault Epidemic: Two Therapists Share Stories
► NPR

In Their Words, Adults With Intellectual Disabilities Tell Their Sexual Assault Stories
► NPR

Sex abuse against people with disabilities is widespread — and hard to uncover
PBS NewsHour


SPINAL CORD INJURY

January 22
British quadriplegic has microchip embedded in his body to give him his independence back
Telegraph

January 19
The Freedom of Paragliding as a Quadriplegic
Outside Magazine