NPR "Shooting Ghosts" - confronting the invisible injuries of war After Marine Sgt. Thomas ("TJ") Brennan was hit by the blast from a rocket-propelled grenade in Afghanistan in 2010, he suffered a traumatic brain injury that left him unable to recall much of his immediate past — including, at times, the name of his own daughter...
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NYT Doctors with disabilities - why they are important.
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Is suffering the enemy? The relief of suffering is the great goal of medicine. Sometimes physicians give up on suffering when they can't treat the underlying condition. Can we do better? Here's some thoughts on how.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJuly 20, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: / / /
NYT Doctors with Disabilities: Why They’re Important Doctors with disabilities are changing the landscape of the medical profession. They offer a comforting experience for patients, especially patients with similar disabilities. More disabled individuals interested in the medical field should be encouraged and supported to pursue a medical career.
Contributor: Araina FordJuly 17, 2017Topics: / / / Keywords: / / / / /
themoth What It's All About An ER resident's reflection on what really is the reason we are in medicine....
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TED The Voices Inside My Head To all appearances, Eleanor Longden was just like every other student, heading to college full of promise and without a care in the world. That was until the voices in her head started talking.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinNovember 7, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
New York Times What Disability Means Personal stories shared about disability, identity, pride and perspective.
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New York Times Finding Refuge With the Skin I'm In How one woman searches for confidence while coping with lamellar ichthyosis, a genetic disorder of the skin.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 25, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / /
New York Times Becoming Disabled People living with disabilities encompass the largest minority in the US - it's about time we started to understand that disability comes with culture, community, knowledge and pride.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 24, 2016Topics: Keywords: / /