100 Women: ‘Disabled women have sexual needs too’

December 10, 2017 admin 0

Up to 10 million people in Iran are living with disabilities, campaigners say, but the culture surrounding the issue is largely one of shame, writes […]

Mother claims taxis refuse to take disabled child to theatre

December 7, 2017 admin 0

Tilley family Karen Tilley and daughter Josselin came to Bristol to see a Christmas pantomime Reports of taxis refusing to pick-up a mother and her […]

Rare images offer a glimpse into what life was like for disabled people in the Victorian era when those in wheelchairs were kept as a family secret and segregated from the rest of society

November 29, 2017 admin 0

Harrowing photographs capture the purgatory endured by disabled ppeople forced to live a life of solitude and hardship in Victorian era Britain. Rare images show […]

Peer threatens to resign whip after disability post scrapped

November 24, 2017 admin 0

A Tory peer has threatened to resign the whip over a decision to scrap the post of disability commissioner on the Equalities and Human Rights […]

Israeli scientists use stem cells to help disabled rats walk again

November 19, 2017 admin 0

Offering some hope to humans, Technion researchers implant engineered tissue into severed spinal chords, find more mobility in 42% of subjects, boosted response to stimuli […]

Disabled man, 32, who needs round-the-clock care ‘hid zoom-in cameras around his home before filming his live-in carers getting dressed, going to the toilet and shaving their pubic hair’

November 2, 2017 admin 0

Farhan Mian is on trial accused of spying on his carers through hidden cameras in his home for sexual gratification A disabled man in a […]