Tag "Disability"

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Disability and parenting: how possible is it?

Marie has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, and in 2013 she became a parent through surrogacy. We talk to Marie about how her disability affects her life, the process she went through to

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Is disability a political issue?

Next year, in fact in fourteen months time, there will be a general election. In the build-up, the lobbying and posturing, the canvassing and polling, the TV reports and the

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Dating confessions of a 20-something disabled guy: part one

Dating is rarely straightforward, and sometimes less so if you have a disability. It certainly involves time and energy, often mishaps and embarrassments, but if you’re lucky and have humour,

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News round-up, week ending 13 September

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 UN human rights expert who has

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News round-up, week ending 6 September

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. The government is refusing to say how

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News round-up, week ending 9 August

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. Local authorities in London are set to

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News round-up, week ending 2 August

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week.   The chair of the equality watchdog’s

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News round-up, week ending 26 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. Shocked activists have criticised the British Paralympic

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News round-up, week ending 19 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. The equality watchdog has ignored repeated requests

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News round-up, week ending 12 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. Activists have reacted with a mixture of