Disability parking fines doubled as permits expand to visually impaired
The existing penalty of $266 for parking in a disability space without a permit will almost double to $533 under new laws passed by Parliament on Tuesday.
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Antenatal treatment can improve outcomes in preterm children
Extremely preterm children have very low birth weights, underdeveloped organs, and risks of long-term problems or disabilities.
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Help Shape Our Reporting on Disability and Accessibility in America
Our journalists want to hear your questions about and experiences with disability and accessibility in the U.S.
1 day ago - NY Times
What Happens When You're Disabled but Nobody Can Tell
The author and clinical psychologist Andrew Solomon examines the disabilities that ramps and reserved parking spots don't address.
1 day ago - NY Times
Queensland's $4.4b trains failed to meet standards. Only one is fixed
Only one of the 75 NGR trains has modern disability access after seven months and the remaining 74 are needed for Cross River Rail in 2024.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
COVID-19-associated stroke patients have higher risk for severe disability and death
Acute ischemic strokes associated with COVID-19 are more severe, lead to worse functional outcomes and are associated with higher mortality , according to new research...
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Over 150 Minneapolis Police Officers Seek Disability For PTSD After George Floyd Killing
After George Floyd's murder, in which three Minneapolis police officers were charged, over 150 others are seeking disability benefits claiming PTSD On May 25, Minneapolis Black...
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'Try telling a guy you've got a major disability: you've never seen them run so fast'
Multiple sclerosis sufferers Justine Martin, 49, and Karen Dare, 40, share everything with each other, but especially their dating disasters.
4 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Independent school settles court case after expelling student with autism
The Lakes Christian College will take into account the need for disability awareness training after the family of an expelled student alleged the school breached discrimination...
5 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
COVID-19 And Aerosols-Here's What We Know
When we think of polio and measles and typhoid, it seems like all that happened in another world, doesn't it? We know that polio took lives and permanently disabled many...
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Understanding Gut Microbiota For Type 2 Diabetes Prevention
The gut microbiota shifts in people with diabetes who are not under diabetic medication. It helps to understand the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, and therefore improves...
UK could face 120,000 hospital deaths this winter from second Covid-19 wave
Scientists from the Academy of Medical Sciences modelled what would happen if the R - the average number of people each Covid-19 patient infects - climbs to 1.7.
COVID-19: Antibodies Against the Virus Could be Used to Produce Vaccine
A study of nearly 300 recently identified human SARS-CoV-2 antibodies has helped identify a commonly used gene in antibodies. The gene effectively targets the receptor-binding...
Kratom Tea vs. Matcha: Know The Differences And Similarities
So you are probably here looking for the differences and similarities between kratom tea and matcha green tea, right? What might be the benefits of both the kinds of teas? How...
500 Deaths in 24 Hours Recorded In India
India recorded its highest single-day spike of 28,701 coronavirus cases and 500 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Special Filters in Glasses Could Help the Colorblind See Colors Better
Special patented glasses with advanced filters can enhance color vision in colorblind people, reports a new study.
Proven home remedies: 10 Natural antibiotics you can find in your kitchen...
Many people use over-the-counter antibiotics to treat bacterial infections, but these medications often cause adverse effects. Fortunately, Nature provides powerful remedies...
Is this why kids are so happy? Researchers discover anti-inflammatory fat in...
A fat molecule found in Mycobacterium vaccae, a soil-dwelling bacterium, is behind its potent anti-stress effects, according to a recent study. Published in Psychopharmacology...
32% of Young Adults Are Vulnerable to Severe COVID-19, and Smoking Is the...
It should go without saying at this point, but another reminder won't hurt: young people are susceptible to COVID-19 , and not just the asymptomatic form. A new study from the...
How can drinking black tea benefit people with diabetes?
Tea in the form of green, oolong or black tea is one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world today. All three forms are made from a single plant, specifically, the...