Category Archives: disability

10 Ways Healthcare Reform Might Help People with Disabilities

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Tweet Healthcare reform discussions frequently center on the changes anticipated for the general population. But people with disabilities — about 56 million in the United States — are generally left out of the healthcare reform picture. That absence is not … Continue reading

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In Her Own Words: A Young Woman With
Rheumatoid Arthritis Acknowledges Her Disability

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Tweet How do young people cope with chronic, debilitating conditions, like rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia? Patient POV interviewed Lisa Jaffe Hubbell, a young woman, who only last month acknowledged to herself, that she is disabled, and is unlikely to regain … Continue reading

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