What is Schizophrenia?

By | 2018-03-29T17:34:46+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Schizophrenia is a mental illness that affects an individual’s perception of the world around them. It is characterized by thinking that involves a break from reality, called a psychosis.   As an individual suffering from schizophrenia, I can remember my personal psychosis. I thought that people were following me and could hear everything that I [...]

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What Is Bipolar Disorder?

By | 2018-02-09T22:02:01+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Have you, or someone that you know ever have drastic mood swings? Between times the person can feel really happy or really sad and then their moods change without a real cause. Humans are very emotional creatures, to begin with! We don’t need an extra thing to amplify it which causes disruptions to the individual [...]

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Celebrity Golfers & Sports Legend Set to Tee off Next

By | 2018-02-07T19:36:57+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Daily News, Disabilities Blog|

For Immediate Release Contact: David Bowen Co Founder & CEO dbowen@ahcs.com    954.864.2478   Celebrity Golfers & Sports Legend Set to Tee off Next Week in Orlando’s 15th Annual Amputee Golf Classic Two Day Charity Event Starts Sunday at the Omni Orlando Resort ChampionsGate with a Pairings Party & Silent Auction Orlando, Florida (February 7, 2018) [...]

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Binaural Beats: The Ultimate Workout For Your Brain

By | 2018-02-02T13:26:23+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Everyone knows (or should know) that it’s vital to exercise your body right? What about your brain? Binaural beats help give you a good workout for your mind in many different ways. It can also help the rest of your body as well! But what are binaural beats exactly? Binaural beats are a form of [...]

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Legless Athlete Dave Stevens Comes Home to Minnesota to Raise Funds for Local Disabled Veterans

By | 2018-01-31T19:18:50+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

NFL Alumni and Celebrity Flag Football Game to feature live reports on The Disability Channel Minneapolis, MN (January 30, 2018) - Dave Stevens, congenital amputee, who made NCAA college football and professional baseball history, returns to the state where he started his college and professional career. Stevens and the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team (WWAFT) [...]

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Moving On Up In The Sports World… All The Way To The NFL

By | 2018-01-29T20:53:09+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Over the years The Disability Channel (TDC) has met with, worked with and has had the honour and privilege to highlight the achievements of some truly remarkable people. The talents and abilities of those who society has labelled as disabled has always been acknowledged and celebrated by TDC. Despite best efforts, those acknowledgements have not [...]

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Mindshare Workspace Presents: The Disability Channel ‘Susan Stewart’

By | 2018-01-27T19:14:26+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Disabilities Blog|

Join the former Olympian Susan Stewart at a free live media event being held in Toronto on Tuesday, February 6th at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Erin Mills Town Centre. This live recording will be hosted by The Disability Channel’s Frank Sroka who hosts Socially Served. Susan Stewart also hosts a Disability Channel show [...]

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Sensory Processing Disorder

By | 2018-01-20T03:37:43+00:00 January 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+00:00 January 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+00:00 December 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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