I'm praised because I "keep smiling despite all that I have" – but I've never experienced life without disability, and have always accepted and embraced it as part of who I am.
Muscular Dystrophy UK says ex-reality TV contestant is no longer an ambassador.
'I'm always helping people but I wanted to do something meaningful.'
We have reviewed our position on cannabis use as a medicinal treatment for people with MS. With the aid of our medical advisers we reassessed the level of evidence. And we've worked with people with MS, both through a UK wide survey and focus groups, to share their perspectives and experiences.
Considering disability holistically, as both the physical and mental effects of a condition, and making sure the right support is available, can help people to not only cope with the physical impact of their conditions, but to also be able to thrive and live life to the fullest.
Although I am romantic, I am also very practical, so I need to find a way to find my prince. I tried hooking up with guys in pubs, and it worked well until I had to use the wheelchair to get around. Since then, I have become invisible.
My son Archie was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in 2008, aged just 3 years old. It is a severe, degenerative, muscle-wasting condition, which will one day lead to him being unable to move by himself and will significantly shorten his life.
How well have you been looking after your 657 muscles? Take the #657challenge to find out, post it on social media to raise awareness of muscular dystrophy and if you struggle, use this five-move workout to upgrade your muscle health.
It's fair to say that most of us don't consider René Descartes to play an important role in our day-to-day lives. Yes, he
My dream was within touching distance. I needed to remain healthy, keep my standard high and focus on my goal. On April 2012, we received the confirmation that I would become a Paralympian.