Disabled This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability. Includes news on peer and community support programs, 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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21 Apr, 2017, 11:45 BST Opening-up and Innovation, Leading Guangzhou Developed into a City with the Most Investment Value

On April 25th and 27th, Guangzhou will hold the Fortune Global Forum 2017 Symposium in Tokyo, Japan and Singapore respectively. Guangzhou will be...


21 Apr, 2017, 11:43 BST Japan Day Düsseldorf/NRW: Düsseldorf Celebrates Cultural and Economic Ties Between Japan and Germany

For the 16th time, on 20 May the German-Japanese stronghold of Düsseldorf will be transformed for over 600,000 Japan fans into a place for dialog...


20 Apr, 2017, 23:53 BST PLAYSTUDIOS Announces Major Update to myVEGAS Slots

Company's Award Winning Franchise App Gets Complete Makeover and Exciting New Features PLAYSTUDIOS, a developer of top-ranking, free-to-play...


20 Apr, 2017, 15:13 BST Thought-leaders in CMA Discuss the Latest Innovations in the Dietary Management of Allergy March

The World Allergy Organization estimates that 1.9% to 4.9% of children live with cow's milk allergy (CMA), which positions this disorder among...


20 Apr, 2017, 03:10 BST IPEN ACAT and Arnika Survey finds children's toys contaminated with a toxic industrial chemical that is recommended for global prohibition

A survey of children's products in 10 countries1 finds widespread contamination with an industrial chemical recommended for global prohibition....


18 Apr, 2017, 11:17 BST Black Author/Screenwriter Deangelo Manuel disappointed in lack of support for screenplay about a crucial piece of untold American history

Last June, Deangelo Manuel pitched his epic screenplay, Elaine 1919, to TV ONE and ABFF contest. Manuel's revolutionary work unearths one of the...


17 Apr, 2017, 17:04 BST Industry Pioneers Modanisa Dazzle With Their First London Modest Fashion Week

26 designers from around the world showcased their new lines at the Modanisa London Modest Fashion Week, which ended on Sunday. Sponsors Modanisa –...


17 Apr, 2017, 13:14 BST #MakingSchistory: Wormzilla Invades Lake Geneva

Experts gather at Neglected Tropical Diseases Summit to demand more global action to tackle one of the world's biggest killers - schistosomiasis...


17 Apr, 2017, 06:00 BST TIMEZ5 Global Inc: Five Trends for this Ramadan 2017

Muslims are seeking a deeper spiritual experience this year. Ramadan is about 60 days away now, and yes, it is coming up fast once again. Like...


13 Apr, 2017, 07:00 BST Centric Software Opens New Office in Hong Kong

Centric Software expands Asian presence in response to strong market demand Centric Software announces the opening of a new office in Hong Kong,...


12 Apr, 2017, 08:05 BST Introducing Liv Tyler as the Face of Triumph Essence

A perfect fit in Seduction and Style Triumph announces Actress, Liv Tyler as the face of Triumph Essence for its global campaign this Autumn...


11 Apr, 2017, 14:46 BST New European Data Shows Men Today Are 'In Sync' When Asked About Partner's Menstrual Cycle

Findings presented as Teva launches 'It's About Time' women's health portal offering information on contraception and its impact on...


10 Apr, 2017, 12:00 BST Helen Doron Educational Group: Young Heroes Competition Kicks Off

It's time to sign up for the international Young Heroes project created by the Helen Doron Educational Group, which empowers children to bring...


10 Apr, 2017, 09:37 BST 'Dancing' is the New Miracle Drug Says Dr. Patricia Bragg, World Health Crusader

"New studies show that dancing increases your memory and helps prevent a wide variety of diseases such as Alzheimer's," says Dr. Patricia Bragg,...


08 Apr, 2017, 12:00 BST HBKU Unveils Pioneering Multidisciplinary Graduate Programs That Explore Contemporary Women's Issues and the Impact of Living in an Increasingly Digitized World

Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has announced the launch of two new postgraduate programs that will each add a new area of advanced studies...


07 Apr, 2017, 15:30 BST Nordics Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Market Forecast 2017-2022: Market for Childhood & Adolescent & Number of Vaccinated Population for Childhood & Adolescent - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nordics Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Market Forecast" report to their offering....


07 Apr, 2017, 12:30 BST United States Hispanic Foods and Beverages Market, 2020 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hispanic Foods and Beverages in the U.S., 6th Edition" report to their offering....


07 Apr, 2017, 11:45 BST United States Hispanics as Pet Market Consumers Report: Topline Trends In Hispanic Pet Ownership - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hispanics as Pet Market Consumers" report to their offering. "Hispanics as Pet Market...


06 Apr, 2017, 17:38 BST New OTC Medical Device Tackles the Growing Demand for Noninvasive Vaginal Rejuvenation Solutions

Joylux debuts vSculpt®, a revolutionary device to address the discomfort and embarrassment suffered by millions of women with pelvic floor...


06 Apr, 2017, 16:00 BST Cognitive Assessment and Training Market Worth 8.06 Billion USD by 2021

According to a new market research report"Cognitive Assessment and Training Market by Assessment Type (Pen- and Paper-Based, Hosted, Biometrics),...


06 Apr, 2017, 12:35 BST FLASH Entertainment Concludes Event Management and Production of Successful Mother of the Nation Festival 2017

The second edition of Abu Dhabi's cultural signature festival, wows crowds of nearly 200,000 over 10 days at the Abu Dhabi Corniche FLASH...


06 Apr, 2017, 12:00 BST Chooze Officially Launches IOS App That Uses Psychology to Help With Baby Naming

Chooze, Backed by Professors in Psychology, Uses Latest in Cognitive Science to Decide Baby Names Israeli startup Chooze announces the official...


06 Apr, 2017, 08:00 BST Purple is Now Live at the Holy Burial Site of King David

Purple, the intelligent spaces company, is connecting those who visit King David's Tomb in Jerusalem following the installation of its WiFi and...


05 Apr, 2017, 11:00 BST Unique Opportunity to Teach Finnish to Children in the United States this Summer

Salolampi Finnish Language Village is searching for summer camp teachers and counselors who can speak fluent Finnish and communicative English to...


05 Apr, 2017, 08:30 BST Chinese folk designs make their charming debut in Milan Design Week

From April 4th to 9th, sponsored by Sinooceangroup, China Hangzhou's design brand From YuhangRong Design Library shine out in the Milan design...