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The Job Most Americans Don't Know About, But Is Crucial To The Success of People With Disabilities

Skill building happens at home and at work.Kathy Tran The Case for Inclusion, a report recently published by two nonprofit institutions, ANCOR Foundation and United Cerebral Palsy (UCP), gives a meticulously researched overview of what life is like for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). The report assesses states on how well they include, support… Read More »

Poetry for Depressed People

I have a therapist who gave me a mindfulness activity to try to stem some of my anxiety. It reminded me of Jessica Jones, and the main character’s list of streets to combat PTSD, but in my case it involved numbers and the senses. 5 things you can see4 things you can touch3 things you… Read More »

More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled; 52 more people sick in deadly salmonella outbreak

The recall was announced as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 52 new cases of illness associated with the outbreak. This brings the number of illnesses to 216 people across 38 states since the outbreak began in November 2017. Eighty-four people have been hospitalized, and one death has been reported. In addition,… Read More »