The line includes adaptive and sensory-friendly outfits and coordinating wheelchair covers.
"Excuse me while I cry for 300 years because this was the toy I needed as a little girl."
"It's little comments like that where you realize you're being looked at as a fetish and not as a woman."
Three people with forms of muscular dystrophy talk about what it's like to look for love.
“You really don't realize how inaccessible the city is until you need it to be accessible for you.”
It’s time to change the script we use surrounding mobility devices.
The whole experience is filled with inaccessibility and ableism.
On November 2nd, 2016, the world lost a good natured, empathetic and heroic person. This happened on a day in Chicago history
“He really gets into character when he is in the costumes,” the dad said.
“We can actually go places together.”
It is easy to get depressed about a lack of leadership in America today. However, there are still impactful, caring and successful leaders out there working to make our nation a better place. One of the true heroes is Governor Jack Markell of Delaware.
When it comes to my sex life, these devices terrify me. I worry that they will get in the way, that they will make the sex too different, and that they will make me look more unsexy than my disability already does.
As a disabled person, this realization has not left me defeated, but instead, free to focus on that which I can do. Free to shape my life and my goals according to my needs. Free to accept that it is not necessary to be able "to do anything" so long as I am proud of the "something" I can do.
The Paralympic-style games welcome competitors of all skill levels.