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Health Care Bias and Discrimination Experienced by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Parents of Children With Developmental Disabilities: A Qualitative Inquiry in the United States

19 hours ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Health Care   |   3 articles

This study explored the impact of health care bias and discrimination on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer parents and their children with disabilities in the...
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Fierceness meets grit in this performance by an award-winning dancer

20 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

In his biographical show, Meremere, Rodney Bell offers a glimpse into the pulls between family, career and disability.
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PD therapy for off time depends on safety, efficacy, patient preference

PD therapy for off time depends on safety, efficacy, patient preference

2 days ago   |   Healio

LAS VEGAS - When evaluating the best choice for on-demand therapies for off time in Parkinson's disease, physicians should consider severity of side effects, time to efficacy...
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How Do Weighted Blankets & Loveys Work? Why Your Kid Is So Obsessed

How Do Weighted Blankets & Loveys Work? Why Your Kid Is So Obsessed

2 days ago   |   Scary Mommy

The first weighted blanket I ever saw was a 28-pound DIY project someone made by hand for my cousin, a young person with a disability. When she was having a particularly rough...
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National Women's Health & Fitness Day highlights well-being across life span

National Women's Health & Fitness Day highlights well-being across life span

2 days ago   |   Healio

Each year, the CDC recognizes National Women's Health & Fitness Day to highlight the importance of exercise for all women. This year, the day of recognition falls on Sept...
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Some pre-existing conditions matter a lot more when assessing COVID-19 outcomes

3 days ago   |   News Medical

A new paper in Biology Methods & Protocols, published by Oxford University Press, indicates that some pre-existing conditions-;including degenerative neurological diseases...
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Suit: Care home resident died with paper jammed in windpipe

3 days ago   |   ABC News

The mother of a woman with cerebral palsy and intellectual disabilities is suing the Philadelphia care home where her daughter lived for 40 years
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Acceptability and Access Metrics for Telehealth Consultation of Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disabilities During COVID-19

3 days ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Health Care

We report caregiver agreement to attend telehealth neurodevelopmental consultation during COVID-19, demographic differences in agreement, reasons families declined, and...
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Krill oil improved osteoarthritic knee pain in adults with mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis: a 6-month multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

4 days ago   |   American Journal of Clinical Nutrition   |   2 articles

ABSTRACTBackgroundOsteoarthritis is a major cause of chronic pain and disability worldwide. Treatment generally focuses on symptom relief through nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory...
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Shorten considers adding ADHD to the national disability insurance scheme

4 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

NDIS Minister Bill Shorten has opened the door to a potential expansion of the scheme to support people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
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Lifetime Earning Potential and Workforce Distribution in Developmental and...

Compare lifetime earning potential for developmental and behavioral pediatrics to general pediatrics and other pediatric subspecialties. Evaluate association between LEP for... Read more ...

UK chancellor promises to bring spending under control

The “credible” plan, to be published in November, will include a “full forecast from the Office for Budget Responsibility”, Kwasi Kwarteng said. Read more ...

Liz Truss media blitz only multiplies her political woes

The political fallout from the British prime minister's botched economic program rollout has been profound, with collapsing polls leaving politicians angry, fearful and divided. Read more ...

10+ 'Hocus Pocus' Filming Locations You Can Visit In Real Life

10+ 'Hocus Pocus' Filming Locations You Can Visit In Real Life

With Hocus Pocus 2 now streaming on Disney+, it's impossible not to get swept up in Hocus Pocus mania. Waiting impatiently for the new Hocus Pocus Airbnb booking window to... Read more ...

Meet the 92-year-old Eel desperate to see one more title in this lifetime

Max Ferguson is one of Parramatta's oldest surviving players and he's desperate to see the club end its 36-year premiership drought. Read more ...

Catherine, Princess of Wales, discusses her children during visit to Wales

Catherine, Princess of Wales, discusses her children's adorable reaction to her and William's engagement photos during visit to Wales. Read more ...

Experts warn lifting isolation not the end of pandemic

Experts are warning the lifting of mandatory COVID-19 isolation isn't the end of the pandemic. Read more ...

Man armed with knife shot dead by Queensland police

It is alleged the man approached officers on the street, made threats, and advanced on them while carrying a knife. Read more ...

Gene test spared baby unnecessary chemotherapy

It revealed a lump on the newborn's leg was a rare and benign mass called a myofibroma. Read more ...

Princess Mary addresses change to royal family in Danish

Princess Mary has shared her thoughts on Queen Margarethe's decision to strip the titles of Prince Joachim's children. Read more ...