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Sensory Processing Disorder

By |2018-01-20T03:37:43+00:00January 19th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Have bright or artificial lights ever bother you? What about loud or repetitive noises? Is your diet extremely limited because you can’t handle certain textures or tastes of certain foods? Are you sensitive to different kinds of smells and have trouble with picking out clothes that you feel comfortable in? Is your balance and motor [...]

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By |2018-01-12T18:02:08+00:00January 12th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Some women can have pretty painful periods. Some women can miss their period consistently, even though they are not pregnant. It is all thanks to polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS. If you are a teenager or an adult between the ages of 15-44, have a female relative in your family that has it, have obesity, [...]

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Agoraphobia and Panic Disorder

By |2017-12-13T18:36:23+00:00December 13th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

Some people have more severe anxiety that is diagnosed with various anxiety disorders. When someone has a panic attack though, it is different than an anxiety attack. Panic attacks make you feel like you are going to die or feel helpless and trapped. Avoiding those situations that made people have a panic attack is very [...]

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Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

By |2017-12-13T17:05:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

Different signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism can vary, it all depends on the range and severity of the thyroid problem, and this is classified as hypothyroidism. These issues can develop at a slow pace if not treated which, makes it difficult to notice anything being out of place. Usually, weight gain and fatigue will be [...]

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The Seeing AI App for the Blind/Visually Impaired

By |2017-12-08T17:01:40+00:00December 8th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

People who experience visual impairments can now have an amazingly innovative app for the IOS phone users from the minds at Microsoft! The smartphone app uses artificial intelligence and when the user points their phone’s camera, this allows the phone to identify what the user is seeing. It can also work on people as well, [...]

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A New Space and a New Look!

By |2017-10-20T19:03:29+00:00October 20th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

  We’ve moved! Toronto ON, October 20th, 2017. We have a new office space! We are now at 601 Christie Street Toronto, ON in the Artscape Wychwood Barns building. It is apart of a community cultural hub which opened in 2008 where arts and culture are majorly present. It is a multi-faceted complex invite living [...]

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Official Press Release Virtual Walk with The Disability Channel

By |2017-10-20T18:35:43+00:00October 20th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

Toronto, 601 Christie Street, Oct 20th, 2017, The Virtual Walk for Life is a new, unique and innovative way for groups, organizations, and schools and sports teams to approach fundraising and take it to a new level. It makes the concept of the traditional walk or run one step further and in doing so enables [...]

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Disability Channel & Back to Work Programs for Veterans

By |2017-09-27T19:08:45+00:00September 27th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

By: Katie Hemming @ShineLoveHeart The Invictus Games 2017 held in Toronto this year from September 23-30, has received vast media coverage from the city and surrounding areas, along with international coverage. Prince Harry was an active person at viewing the games and motivating the disabled competitors who are also all veterans. The Invictus Games is [...]

The Invictus Games (2017)

By |2017-09-06T18:52:09+00:00September 6th, 2017|Disabilities Blog|

By: Katie Hemming @ShineLoveHeart Toronto has offered to host this year’s Invictus Games that are being held on September 23rd to the 30th, a competition where all competitors identify with being disabled. Both veterans and currently active members will participate. Adaptive sports varying from wheelchair rugby and basketball, track and field sports and the new [...]