Wed, 17 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTOf the nearly one million picture books available for children, only a handful feature characters with disabilities. Author Bruno Rossi seeks to remedy this with his book, "Felini the Flea."
Fri, 12 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTHaving just returned from the Dutch Open Championships where they won their third consecutive Gold medal in the Amateur Latin category, the duo of Gary Lyness and Paula Moulton have won the support of Preston's Fish Insurance.
Fri, 12 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTA specialist insurance broker is urging holidaymakers to choose their travel insurance with care in the wake of research by Which? that reveals many travellers 'claims are being sent packing.
Wed, 10 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTFormer professor offers individual assistance on a personal basis.
Sat, 06 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMT"It is also great to see so many people willing to give up their time for free and help fundraise during these austere times," Steve Dilworth, Managing Director, Member Network UK Foresters.
Thu, 04 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTRon Rantilla Rowing Systems, builder of state-of-the-art forward facing rowing system for rowboats and canoes, is pleased to announce that the FrontRower rowing system has been selected as a finalist for the 2013 da Vivci Award.
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe attorneys at Cummings & Middlebrooks are proud to announce that they offer free case consultations to all of their customers. The firm makes the process simple for their clients, and they offer a number of ways to get in contact with them.
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Atlanta workers' compensation attorneys, Cummings & Middlebrooks, want to remind residents that they work with victims who have been burned and/or electrocuted while working on the job.
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTFederal sequestration budget cuts are likely to impact SSDI application processing times at the Social Security Administration.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTA survey conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found only 1 in 10 seniors drive a vehicle with smart features that address physical limitations. Seniors without these features increase their chances of being involved in a car accident.
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTCheerleading can be a competitive, physically demanding activity with a risk of catastrophic injuries.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTJohnson & Johnson announced in January 2013 that it had set aside close to $1 billion, in addition to the $3 billion set aside in 2011, to compensate those who received a defective metal-on-metal hip implant from the company.
Sun, 17 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTOak Healthcare Products Ltd extend their product offerings with the introduction of Easa's new range of showering solutions.
Sat, 16 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe federal agency responsible for making disability benefit determinations is changing a key term in its policies to be more sensative to those it serves.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTAn explosion at a West Virginia well pad recently took the life of one worker. Dangers are inherent in the well drilling process for those who work in the industry. Damage can also occur on the property of neighboring landowners.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTMike Huckabee will deliver a keynote address on May 6 benefitting Forgotten Angels, a non-profit that supports individuals living with developmental disabilities. Tickets are available online at www.forgottenangels.org or at (281) 412-6435x136.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTBefore you decide to have an epidural, it is important to understand the risks involved, including what injuries epidurals can cause to both you and the baby.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTPhysical or mental impairments are keeping many Americans in a financially precarious position.
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe case, Gross v. Gynecare Inc., is the first transvaginal mesh (TVM) jury verdict in New Jersey and the second TVM verdict over $3 million.
Mon, 04 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe growing number of for-profit nursing homes appears to be adding to the problems of waste, fraud and abuse that plague many nursing homes.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTA decrease in fatal work injuries in Minnesota is promising news, but workplace injuries and deaths still occur too often, and more progress can be made.
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTNewly released memoir Ink in the Wheels offers hope and inspiration for not only those who with disabilities, but all in a relationship.
Thu, 21 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTSPF/NEALS Fellowship Grant intended to further cutting-edge research into ALS's little-known cousin, Primary Lateral Sclerosis (PLS).
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTOld Colony Elder Services (OCES), a private, non-profit agency designated as an Aging Services Access Point (ASAP)
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTPeople nationwide are invited to both look after their health and take part in raising vital funds for sick children across the UK by hosting a 'Wallace & Gromit BIG Breakfast'.
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTApproximately 30 percent of birth injuries are preventable and the most common reason cited for these injuries is due to poor communication between healthcare providers on a birthing team.
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTAccording to a study released by Johns Hopkins, surgical errors that are considered "never events" happen at least 4,000 times a year in the United States.
Sun, 10 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe bill, called the Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act, would expedite the Social Security disability process for the injured members of the armed services who are still on active duty.
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTPregnancy and childbirth complications are on the rise in the United States.
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTPitocin is not just a dangerous drug; there are benefits to its use. If administered and monitored correctly, it can help save the life of a mother and/or her unborn child.
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTParalympic silver medal winning handcyclist and Berghaus athlete Karen Darke has completed the latest stage of preparation for her planned expedition to be the first paraplegic to reach the South Pole from the edge of Antarctica under her own steam.
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Atlanta attorneys are active in the social media scene via Twitter. They have many followers and are always tweeting helpful information.
Mon, 28 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTMs. Lehmann is a manager at Tools for Independent Living, LLC
Mon, 28 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTPool lift bonding confusion continues as title II and title III pool owners and operators work to become compliant with the current ADA laws. Global Lift Corporation recommends contacting electrical inspectors, as they have the final say.
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTAll proceeds to benefit Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund and The Kevin Turner Foundation.
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe law firm is proud to announce its new presence in the social media scene. Clients can now visit their Facebook page to keep in touch with relevant information.
Wed, 23 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTMaxiAids Products for Independent Living has released their 2013/14 catalog featuring thousands of helpful items and new low prices. Considered by many the 'Reference Guide of the Industry', it has also been re-designed for faster, easier navigation.
Wed, 23 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTGlobal Lift Corp is warning pool lift purchasers that not all lifts being sold meet the clear deck space requirement in the ADA pool lift guidelines.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTVirginia-based TLC Home Health, Inc. receives high marks for customer satisfaction, earning it back-to-back Talk of the Town Awards.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTNon-profit organization that provides adaptive sports programs at Mount Snow, VT seeks participants and unique auction items for Winterfest Fundraiser, Saturday February 2, 2013
Thu, 17 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTAlthough medical literature frequently reports new higher tech approaches can reduce medical errors, practitioners and institutions have not embraced them very speedily.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTGlobal Lift Corporation has increased pool lift production to meet the demand created by the January 2013 deadline for the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Mon, 14 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is an independent federal regulatory agency whose mission is to keep American consumers safe.
Thu, 10 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTAs raw material prices increase, Global Lift Corporation continues to keep prices low and quality high.
Mon, 07 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTIt is important for expectant parents to educate themselves about birth injuries in general and about things they can do to help keep their unborn babies safe until they enter the world.
Fri, 04 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTPeople should be aware of what occurs during a disability review and how it could impact their Social Security disability benefits.
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTEven though personal injury firm, McAleer Law, is based out of the state of Georgia, they decided to add a satellite office in Mobile to help even more clients get the compensation they deserve.
Fri, 21 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTAs 2012 draws to a close, it's natural to wonder what 2013 will bring to New York City traffic safety.
Thu, 20 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTVeteransDepot.com offers over 200,000 discounted name brand products including sporting goods, electronics, appliances, furniture, and office supplies with 25% of all profits going directly to the Disabled American Veterans service organization.
Tue, 18 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTAguadilla, PR December 8, 2012 - Miprotesis.com is now available via social networks thanks to digital marketing firm Trilufix and the team at Hi-Tech Prosthetic, Inc.
Mon, 17 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTRoberta I. Rempfer-Smith has devoted her life to education and community enrichment
Thu, 13 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTA recent case before the Supreme Court of North Carolina reveals some of the challenges that may arise before a worker secures the right to workers comp benefits.
Sat, 08 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTMarket research and survey company 'SurveySeat' have announced the results of a survey which was designed to uncover and highlight the nations attitudes surrounding dyslexia.
Wed, 05 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTSwimtown Pools, an e-commerce website for swimming pool and spa supplies and accessories, now carries an improved pool lift from Global Lift Corporation.
Mon, 03 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTDr. James Perdue an, author, public speaker and inspirational motivator has launched a new book to support the new addition to his website "A One More Play" new print version published by Westbow Press.
Sat, 01 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMTSignificant backlog making it difficult for veterans to receive benefits.
Fri, 23 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMTMaxiAids Products for Independent Living recently joined the Kentucky Council of the Blind to share holiday gift ideas, including talking atomic watches that set themselves and accessible family games like Low Vision Monopoly and Braille Scrabble
Thu, 22 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMTSixth consecutive CARF three-year accreditation for Spectrum Community Services.
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMTEasyUndies Offers Independence to Those with Dexterity and Mobility Issues
Tue, 13 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMTAn undiagnosed heart attack or stroke accounted for almost three of every four missed diagnoses that, had health care professionals correctly diagnosed the medical problem, could have saved the patient's life.