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To Heal or Not to Heal: a brief, personal theology of disabilities

heal(v.):1. a : to make sound or whole b : to restore to health 2. a : to cause (an undesirable condition) to be overcome : mend  477 more words

Faith

What are Developmental Disabilities?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) define developmental disabilities (DD) as a “group of conditions due to impairment in physical, learning, language, or behavior areas. 465 more words

NIDRR

Step by Step

Step by step we are getting closer to our goal of creating an organization to help people living with intellectual disabilities in Kenya. One of our recent steps towards this end was getting our project approved by the Kenyan government in January 2014: 63 more words

Africa

Why Being Disabled is Actually Being Old

Disclaimer: For anyone who takes this blog seriously, firstly, shame on you. Secondly, I’m about to lump two completely different populations together for the purposes of making meaning out of my circumstance. 963 more words

Bad Puns And Sarcasm

Museum Visit: Disability Rights and Resources

Woohoo, new series! As a future museum studies/public history student and professional, I figured it behooved me to go out and spend some time soaking up some museums. 647 more words

History

Make Emeka Mobile!

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In 2009 my brother was suffered a sever spinal chord injury that left him paralyzed from the chest down. Since the accident he has been working hard to rehabilitate his body and inspire others. 55 more words