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Disability Horizons survey reveals how airlines and airports need to improve for disabled passengers

64% of the 265 disabled people we spoke to found it difficult to locate information about flying as a disabled passenger when booking a flight. Find out what needs to be done to improve flying for disabled travellers.

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Zack Gottsagen: an actor with Down’s syndrome tipped for Oscar glory

Zack Gottsagen, an American actor with Down’s syndrome, tipped for Oscar glory for his lead role in The Peanut Butter Falcon.

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Portrait Positive campaign aims to redefine beauty standards of disability

We spoke with Stephen Bell, creator of Positive Portrait. With photographer Rankin, he has featured 16 women with facial disfigurements in this exhibition and book, all aimed at changing perceptions of beauty.

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Para-athlete Souleyman Bah is first disabled candidate to appear on The Apprentice

Souleyman Bah, who is visually impaired, is the first disabled candidate to take part in The Apprentice. Find out more about Souleyman Bah, his visual impairment, his time as a para-athlete and on The Undateables.

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Disabled sex positions: how to enjoy explosive sex comfortably

Have you struggled to find sex positions that are possible and comfortable for you with your disability? Here, discover sex positions for people with disabilities, so that you can find what works for you.

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The damaging effect of social media positivity on disabled people

Do you post on social media? Do you follow other disabled people? This World Mental Health Day we’re looking at the negative effects social media can have on people if we only ever see people’s ‘perfect’ lives.

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Martyn Sibley makes it into the Power 100 list 2019

Martyn Sibley has made the Power 100 list 2019, recognised for his work in blogging, public speaking, social change coaching and launching Disability Horizons. Find out which other influential disabled people made the list.

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Disability short story series: Office Politics

Read the latest in our series of disability short stories, celebrating disabled characters as heroes and heroines, or disability at the heart of the story.

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10 celebrities who have struggled with mental health

Mental health issues, from anxiety and panic attacks to depression and bipolar, can all have disabling effects. Here, we’ve highlighted 10 celebrities who have been open about their struggles with mental health to help raise awareness.

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How autism spectrum disorder made Amanda a poet

Amanda, who never enjoyed writing, found that poetry helped her to understand her diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder three years ago. She’s now training to become a life coach to help others.

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