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Ask the readers

As part of our “Ask the readers” series of articles, we invite readers to respond to practical questions that members of the Disability Horizons community have posed. If you can

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News round-up, week ending 25th May

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. • A GP whose patient tried to kill

Relationships & Sex 4 Comments

Disability and relationships: my changing perspective

Jon Bateman is a freelance writer living in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He was born with spina bifida and regularly writes about his experiences as a person living with a disability.

Travel 2 Comments

Accessibility apps: what do you think?

Here at Disability Horizons, we regularly keep an eye out for any new gizmos, gadgets and apps that might help disabled people in their quest for greater independence. As part

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Volunteering in Spain and discovering new horizons

Disability Horizons Co-Editor, Martyn Sibley, recently came back from a two month volunteering project in Aviles, Spain with the European Voluntary Service and shares this article reflecting on life abroad.

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Reiki: healing body and mind

Naturopath Sue Blain shares a personal viewpoint on how alternative medicines such as Reiki, can not only help ease pain and discomfort from disabilities and long-term illnesses, but also provide

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News round-up, week ending 18th May

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. • A landmark legal case could help thousands

Entertainment 6 Comments

Disabled superheroes: how many can you name?

Following on from our article about the need for books featuring disabled characters, new Disability Horizons contributor, Frank Lambert, tells us how he was inspired to introduce a disabled superhero

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Service dogs: mans’ best friend

Pets can be a wonderful addition to your life, especially a service dog. Believing in the healing powers of pets, Daniela Baker shares the benefits of having a service dog. The decision to obtain

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Reclaiming our sexual stories

New Disability Horizons contributor, Kirsty Liddiard, an academic currently based at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, who researches disability and sexuality at the university’s School of Disability Studies shares with us