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Australia launch talent search ahead of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

May 22, 2016  |  Sports

The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has

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Paralympic skiing champion Marcoux named among Canadian squad for new season

May 21, 2016  |  Sports

Mac Marcoux headlines a 12-strong Para-Alpine

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National Paralympic Heritage Trust launched to "safeguard, share and celebrate" history

May 21, 2016  |  Sports

Britain's National Paralympic Heritage Trust (NPHT)

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Study Of Birth Defects, Folic Acid In Foods Finds More Questions Than Answers

May 20, 2016  |  Folic Acid

Stanford University Press ReleaseAdding folic acid to foods like cereal and bread — long considered one of the most successful public health interventions to prevent birth defects — may be a less effective strategy than once thought, according to a provocative new study from Stanford University.In 1998, the U.S. Food

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Labor Department Signs Alliance Agreement to Increase Employment for People with Disabilities

May 19, 2016  |  News

Association of University Centers on Disabilities latest in collaboration effort WASHINGTON – To promote inclusive workplaces that embrace the skills and talents of workers with disabilities, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy signed an alliance agreement today with the Association of University Centers on Disabilities.The association is a non-profit membership organization

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Erika Bogan Demonstrates the MV-1 to Hillary Clinton

May 19, 2016  |  News

Erika Brogan demonstrates the MV-1 to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.While stumping through Southbend, Indiana, on April 28, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton toured AM General’s commercial assembly plant, where the wheelchair accessible MV-1 is manufactured. There, she met Erika Bogan, a single mom of three girls and wheelchair user, who demonstrated

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Frustrated About Trying to Get Your Broken Wheelchair Fixed? You Are Not Alone.

May 19, 2016  |  News

If you are lucky enough to live in New York City you can call these guys, the Wheelchair Medics, and enjoy timely repairs done right. It is frustrating having to deal with a broken wheelchair — and much of that frustration comes from trying to find someone to fix it both

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March 2016 Complaints About Airline Service Down From Previous Year and February 2016

May 19, 2016  |  News

WASHINGTON – Airline consumer complaints filed with DOT’s Aviation Consumer Protection Division in March 2016 were down 17.7 percent from March 2015 and down 5.0 percent from February 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Air Travel Consumer Report released today.In March, the Department received 1,429 complaints about airline service from

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