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Essays, art and opinion exploring the lives of people living with disabilities. Schizophrenia is devastating of all mental illness disability arising out of schizophrenia is as disastrous as any physical disability. Living with disability is a magazine to inform disabled people, their families and friends about how to access available products, opportunities and case histories, on your device, published in exceptional clarity, with an incredible touch screen experience allowing you to swipe through the magazine the case histories illustrate how disabled individuals have maximised the opportunities open to them to lead full and rewarding livesflip your device and read the magazine as a.
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I was born with spina bifida and one of the biggest challenges of having been born with a disability is that it’s sometimes difficult to separate yourself as a person from the physical condition you’ve always known i’ve learned that others who have acquired disabilities can struggle with the.