The Disability Channel’s Virtual Walk – Changing the World One Step at a Time

By | 2018-02-04T05:32:46+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Daily News|

The Virtual Walk is an online fundraising campaign brought to you by The Disability Channel in association with Disability Dream & Do that takes the concept of a traditional walk or run one step further through our digital world. The walk generates funds for all participating corporations, companies and organizations as well as The Disability Channel’s (TDC) team. [...]

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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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Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

By | 2017-12-13T17:05:41+00:00 December 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+00:00 December 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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