Disabilities, Disabled People This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability, including peer and community support programs, and athletic and cultural opportunities, along with issues of medical assistance, treatment and care options. Find releases regarding accessibility legislation, disability rights, insurance and healthcare issues, special education, and the results of the latest research. Learn about fundraising efforts and events, as well as outreach and awareness initiatives.

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Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Uninvited Debuts at #1 on New York Times Best Seller List

 In our highly filtered, unrealistically edited, social-media-driven world, women are feeling the pains of rejection more than ever...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Award-Winning Actress Judith Light Asks Seniors to Pledge to Get an Annual Flu Vaccination

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is teaming up for the third year with award-winning actress Judith Light to raise awareness that getting an...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Take The Lead Arizona Announces Lily DeBlieux And Felicia Davis Leadership Ambassadors for 50 Women Can Change The World

 Take The Lead™ founded by Gloria Feldt, national expert on women's leadership, welcomes Lily Matos DeBlieux and Felicia Davis as Take...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:35 ET International Competition Provides Nonprofits with Disability-Friendly Websites

 One in five adults in the United States has a disability. For many, accessing online information is a daily challenge due to images that can't...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:18 ET Young Living Essential Oils celebra su Granja Northern Lights

 Young Living Essential Oils, líder mundial en aceites esenciales, anunció la gran inauguración de su Granja Northern Lights en...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:00 ET Interactive One Taps Cultural Critic Jamilah Lemieux, as Vice President of News and Men's Programming for Interactive One

 Interactive One, the definitive digital destination for African American and Millennial audiences, today announced the hiring of Jamilah...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:00 ET PsychArmor Institute Launches TriWest Healthcare Alliance School for Health Care Providers

 PsychArmor Institute and TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced today the launch of the TriWest Healthcare Alliance School for Health Care...


Aug 25, 2016, 06:00 ET Southern California McDonald's Kicks Off the School Year with Free Breakfast for Students K-8th Grade

 McDonald's is helping kick-start your little pupil's year with a wholesome breakfast. On Tuesday, Sept. 13, participating restaurants will...


Aug 25, 2016, 06:00 ET American Girl® Debuts 1960s Melody Ellison To Its BeForever Lineup

On August 25, 2016, American Girl's newest historical character Melody Ellison—civil rights believer, chorus leader, and daughter of...


Aug 25, 2016, 05:05 ET Education, Back to School Feature Package

The following feature package is a roundup of feature stories dealing with education and back to school and is appropriate for special...


Aug 25, 2016, 04:27 ET "La vida es una piñata," by Ismael Cala, a metaphor on the construction of destiny

Inspirational author, lecturer and communicator Ismael Cala joins HarperCollins Español to present his most recent book, La vida es una...


Aug 24, 2016, 21:50 ET „TOHOKU & TOKYO in RIO" fand auf Live Sites von Rio 2016 statt, als Zeichen der Dankbarkeit gegenüber der Welt für den Wiederaufbau der Tokio- und Tohoku-Region

„TOHOKU & TOKYO in RIO" fand am Donnerstag, den 18. August auf den Sonderbühnen der Live Sites in Rio de Janeiro statt und diente...


Aug 24, 2016, 21:47 ET "TOHOKU & TOKYO in RIO", realizada no Live Sites da Rio 2016, mostrando ao mundo a gratidão e a recuperação de Tóquio e da região de Tohoku

"TOHOKU & TOKYO in RIO" foi realizada na quinta-feira, 18 de agosto, no palco Live Sites do Rio de Janeiro, para enfatizar ao mundo a...


Aug 24, 2016, 21:07 ET ¡Ya puede votar para los premios #Portada16 al marketing y la innovación!

Más de 60 nominados en 12 categorías compiten por estos premios. Profesionales del marketing y la tecnología de todo el país...


Aug 24, 2016, 20:55 ET Evonne Landwehr With RE/MAX Full Spectrum Inspires Lake County Homebuyers and Sellers to Participate in Month of Miracles

 Inspired by a 24-year-long relationship between RE/MAX and Children's Miracle Network Hospitals®, Evonne makes a difference in her...


Aug 24, 2016, 20:17 ET Susan Worsley is recognized by Continental Who's Who

 Susan Worsley is recognized by Continental Who's Who among Pinnacle Professionals in the field of Non-Profit Services. Susan is the CEO and...


Aug 24, 2016, 20:17 ET Melissa Yang is recognized by Continental Who's Who

 Melissa Yang is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Field of Finance as a result of her role as...


Aug 24, 2016, 18:13 ET MoneyGram Announces Zero-Fee Transactions for Red Cross Donations Following Italy Earthquake

MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI) today announced a waiver for all transaction fees for donations to the Red Cross in an effort to support the earthquake...


Aug 24, 2016, 17:12 ET La 4e édition du Annual Global Women's Leadership Summit s'empare de Washington, DC

 Le 25 septembre, des femmes du monde entier se réuniront pour célébrer une journée d'éducation, d'avancement et...


Aug 24, 2016, 16:52 ET Avocados From Mexico Goes Big For the Month of the Guac

Avocados From Mexico (AFM), the No. 1 selling avocado in the U.S., is going big for National Guac Month by bringing both retailers and consumers...