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10 Handicapped Comic Book Heroes Who Can Kick Ass

Today we pay homage to those heroes that have overcome great adversity in life. These men and women, through various misfortunes, have suffered incredible physical obstacles, but have come back to kick ass. We celebrate their gusto, ingenuity, and general badassedness. For your enjoyment, we bring you 10 handicapped heroes that kick ass!

Handicapped Superheroes
10. Misty Knight

Bionic Eye

The Future Looks amazing for indiviuals who are visually impaired. Please let us know what you think of this story in the comment section.

 

 

http://now.msn.com/living/0503-bionic-eye-blind.aspx

Guy in Wheelchair Shreds

taking the dis out of disability

APD waiting list customer in Special Olympics, Pensacola

The word “can’t” is not in Jeffrey Woods’ vocabulary. Born with Down
syndrome, life may not have always been easy for Woods, but he has learned to make the most of it.

Mary Host of DNN's morning show "The Round Table"

By

Mary Murray

    

    First of all, I would like say hello to all of our DNN listeners. I am amost 35 years old and was born with a birth defect called spina bifida. Spina bifida, is where all of your nerve endings do not attach properly.

I wasn't even one day old when I had my first surgury.

Mic Master Poppy!

I've grown up and been educated in the school hard knocks and Sorry, it's not my problem so I might been rough around the edges. What I may lack in smoothness I ore than make up for in character and personality.

 

Don't under estimate me would be catch phrase if I had one.

 

You can find me Sitting in on DNN's Round Table Monday through Friday live from 10a.m. until Noon. thats eastern.

 

See you soon

Poppy

Boy With Cerebral Palsy Becomes YouTube Sensation

Boy With Cerebral Palsy Becomes YouTube Sensation

For most fifth-graders, running in a 400-meter race is no big deal. But for Matt Woodrum, who has cerebral palsy, the run took nearly every ounce of energy he could muster

Star-Studded Ads Urge Disability Awareness

 

A series of billboards with some major star-power behind them are popping up across the country in an effort to promote acceptance of people with intellectual disabilities.

DC Exhibit To Feature Artists With Disabilities

Artwork created by students with and without disabilities from across the country will be featured in an exhibit in the nation’s capital this summer.

Special Educators On Edge As Cuts Loom

Faced with the possibility of more funding cuts, a new survey finds special educators across the country are worried.

Already, 86 percent of special education directors say they are seeing increased caseloads, while most also report that services are less available for students with disabilities, according to a survey of more than 300 administrators conducted by the Council for Exceptional Children, a national group that lobbies on behalf of special educators.

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Study: Students With Disabilities Often On Both Ends Of Bullying

 

Special education students are more likely than their typically developing peers to be bullied. But new evidence indicates they’re also often the ones doing the harassing.

In The News

The number of characters with disabilities appearing on broadcast television is on the rise, according to a new analysis.

A federal judge is ordering one state to offer services to some 1,800 former special education students who were forced out of public schools two years early.

The EEOC is accusing Papa John's Pizza of discrimination after an employee with Down syndrome was fired, allegedly because he needed the assistance of a job coach.

Doctors are getting a reminder that adolescents with developmental disabilities are interested in sex too and their need for guidance and contraception should not be overlooked.

Vermont closed its last sheltered workshop in 2002. Today, the employment rate of people with developmental disabilities in the New England state is twice the national average.

Children with autism are far less physically active than their typically-developing peers, researchers say.

A growing number of families are struggling to care for aging adults with Down syndrome who also have Alzheimer's disease and are losing hard-won skills.

Federal officials are taking steps to clarify new requirements surrounding Medicaid coverage of autism treatments.

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