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Inclusion Lacking In Top Hollywood Films

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People with disabilities remain woefully underrepresented in major Hollywood movies, according to a new analysis....

Federal Disability Policy Office Proposed

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Federal policy is often implemented with little consideration for how it will impact people with disabilities, but that could change under a new...

Smithsonian Puts Spotlight On Special Olympics

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With a new exhibit, the Smithsonian Institution is highlighting how athletics have helped to dramatically change the lives of people with...

Feds Urge Steps To Make Group Homes Safer

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Five months after a scathing report found that injuries and even deaths of those with developmental disabilities living in group homes often go...

Is Autism Linked To Food Allergies?

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A new study finds that food allergies are far more common in those with autism, but researchers are still trying to discover how and why....