My latest assignment challenged me to interview a person then present it as I wished. I chose to place the interview alongside a feature on disabilities. 18 kata lagi
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My eyes followed the delicate floral pattern of greens, browns, yellows, and periwinkle that scattered haphazardly across my pillowcase. Except I knew that this floral print that I was laying on was not formed on accident, but had an intentional pattern…a repeat…that I had identified. 953 kata lagi
Thousands of cases of birth defects could be prevented if European governments made folic acid fortification of staple foods mandatory.
The findings are based on a report by epidemiologists at the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and scientists in Europe. 288 kata lagi
In my last post, I touched on trying to find the balance between abling and enabling. Most parents I know are also in this struggle. Just because our situation includes some medical diagnoses and a daily routine that looks different than the “norm” doesn’t mean the principles of operation are that different. 492 kata lagi
Sita Patel is a Shine member. She was born with spina bifida, which left her paralyzed from the waist down, she also has hydrocephalus or ‘fluid on the brain’. 219 kata lagi