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The following titles have been selected from materials that were added to the NLS reference collections from September 2015 to December 2015. Entries are arranged alphabetically, according to subject headings developed and used by the NLS Reference Section for its collections.
Links reflect the location of those materials at the time they were added to the NLS reference collection, and may no longer be accurate. To obtain an individual digital copy of an article please contact the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped at (202) 707-9275 or 800-424-8567, ext 4.
Samuels, C. (2015, October 8). Young adults with disabilities: Moving from ‘struggler’ to ‘navigator.’ Education Week. Retrieved from http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/speced/2015/10/young_adults_with_disabilities.html .
Drum, K. (2015, October 23). Obamacare can help keep people off disability. Mother Jones. Retrieved from www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2015/10/obamacare-can-help-keep-people-disability .
Newberg, K. (2015, October 21). Former US senator speaks on disability act. Independent Florida Alligator. Retrieved from www.alligator.org/news/campus/article_73758ca8-77b0-11e5-8e0a-6fd8a068b2de.html .
Spencer, J. (2015, October 21). Minneapolis bar owner appeals to Congress for relief from serial disability suits. Minneapolis Star Tribune. Retrieved from www.startribune.com/minneapolis-bar-owner-appeals-to-congress-for-relief-from-serial-disability-suits/335405521/ .
Campolongo, J. (2015, October 23). Differing definitions of disability under ADAAA and PHRA. Legal Intelligencer. Retrieved from www.thelegalintelligencer.com/all-columns/id=1202740511964/Differing-Definitions-of-Disability-Under-ADAAA-and-PHRA .
Swedish museum hosts exhibition for the visually impaired. (2015, October 7). Daily Sabah. Retrieved from www.dailysabah.com/arts-culture/2015/10/07/swedish-museum-hosts-exhibition-for-the-visually-impaired .
Istvan, Z. (2015, September 14). Future transhumanist tech may soon change the definition of disability. TechCrunch. Retrieved from http://techcrunch.com/2015/09/14/future-transhumanist-tech-may-soon-change-the-definition-of-disability/.
Medcalf, L. (2015, September 10). The Sixth Digit Stylus. Assistive technology for Hoosiers with disabilities. Retrieved from www.eastersealstech.com/2015/09/10/the-sixth-digit-stylus/ .
Perry, D.M. (2015, August 17). The future of assistive tech is surprisingly simple. Aljazeera America. Retrieved from http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2015/8/the-future-of-assistive-tech-is-surprisingly-simple.html .
Persad, P. (2015, August 17). Silver economy spurred on by robotics. Trinidad & Tobago Guardian. Retrieved from www.guardian.co.tt/columnist/2015-08-17/silver-economy-spurred-robotics .
Ruder, I. (2015, November). The new face of hands-free computer controls. New Mobility. Retrieved from www.newmobility.com/2015/11/hands-free-computer-controls/ .
Curda, P. (2015, September 18). How Italian dbGLOVE and Pedius assist the deaf and blind. Geektime. Retrieved from www.geektime.com/2015/09/18/how-italian-dbglove-and-pedius-assist-the-deaf-and-blind/.
Millner, J. (2015, August 20). Now you can speak like Stephen Hawking too: Intel releases physicist’s speech synthesiser software online. London Daily Mail. Retrieved from www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3204477/Now-speak-like-Stephen-Hawking-Intel-releases-astrophysicist-s-speech-synthesiser-software-online.html .
Hester, J.L. (2015, August 27). How tech helps guide the blind. CityLab. Retrieved from www.citylab.com/navigator/2015/08/improving-blind-peoples-digital-lives/402044/ .
New tactile braille tablet on PC platform. (2015, July 30). Paths to Literacy. Retrieved from www.pathstoliteracy.org/technology/new-tactile-braille-tablet-pc-platform .
Abinum, D. (2015, September 14). Class simulates blindness to teach what it’s like to be visually impaired. USA Today. Retrieved from http://college.usatoday.com/2015/09/14/class-simulates-blindness-to-teach-what-its-like-to-be-visually-impaired/ .
Diament, M. (2015, September 8). Proposal aims to curb disability bias among doctors, insurers. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/08/proposal-curb-disability-bias/20780/ .
Fishman, D. (2015, 25 October). Disability rights activists protest Princeton philosopher Peter Singer. Daily Northwestern. Retrieved from http://dailynorthwestern.com/2015/10/25/campus/disability-rights-activists-protest-princeton-philosopher-peter-singer/ .
Mojadad, I. (2015, October 10). Students find out what it’s like to deal with a disability. Orange County Register. Retrieved from www.ocregister.com/articles/students-687028-special-education.html .
Okrent, A. (2015, November 3). Why did ‘disabled’ replace ‘handicapped’ as the preferred term? Mental Floss. Retrieved from www.mentalfloss.com/article/69361/why-did-disabled-replace-handicapped-preferred-term .
Schadenberg, A. (2015, September 22). Better off dead? What Peter Singer doesn’t get about disability and euthanasia. National Right to Life News Today. Retrieved from www.nationalrighttolifenews.org/news/2015/09/better-off-dead-what-peter-singer-doesnt-get-about-disability-and-euthanasia-2 .
Schwartzberg, E. (2015, September 20). Coloring book helps kids with disabilities feel included. Hamilton (OH) Journal-News. Retrieved from www.journal-news.com/news/news/coloring-book-helps-kids-with-disabilities-feel-in/nnh29/ .
Vaughn, C. (2015, October 22). Jefferson Elementary learns disability awareness. Farmington Press. Retrieved from http://dailyjournalonline.com/farmington-press/news/local/jefferson-elementary-learns-disability-awareness/article_17be4e75-188c-5749-9a99-05e346d30f78.html .
White, D. (2015, September 22). Accounting for age and disability in connecting with customers. N>genuity Journal. Retrieved from http://tsys.com/ngenuity-journal/accounting-for-age-and-disability-in-connecting-with-customers.cfm .
ADHD may mask autism in young kids: This might lead to delay in getting the right diagnosis and treatment, experts say. (2015, September 14). Healthfinder.gov. Retrieved from http://healthfinder.gov/News/Article.aspx?id=703207.
Cha, A.E. (2015, August 25). Study: Autism, creativity, and divergent thinking may go hand in hand. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/08/25/study-autism-creativity-and-divergent-thinking-may-go-hand-in-hand/.
Diament, M. (2015, November 10). University to employ, house adults with autism. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/10/university-employ-autism/20943/.
Thundering herd: California’s anti-vaccine brigade and the dark side of individualism. (2015, September 26). Economist. Retrieved from www.economist.com/news/united-states/21666217-californias-anti-vaccine-brigade-and-dark-side-individualism-thundering-herd .
Jacobus tenBroek Award. (August/September 2015). Braille Monitor. Retrieved from https://nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/bm/bm15/bm1508/bm150804.htm .
Sledd, M. (2015, June 17). Home remodeling for people with disabilities: What you need to know. Expertise. Retrieved from www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/home-remodeling-for-disability-and-special-needs .
Farhi, P. (2015, October 22). Ed Walker spent 65 years on the radio. His last program was unlike any other. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/ed-walker-spent-65-years-on-the-radio-his-last-program-was-unlike-any-other/2015/10/22/13f37a3e-783b-11e5-b9c1-f03c48c96ac2_story.html .
Farhi, P. (2015, October 26). Ed Walker, WAMU personality who burnished radio’s golden age, dies at 83. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/ed-walker-wamu-personality-who-burnished-radios-golden-age-dies-at-83/2015/10/26/373c905c-7be2-11e5-b575-d8dcfedb4ea1_story.html .
Radio legend, ‘The Big Broadcast’ host Ed Walker dies at age 83. (2015, October 26). WAMU. Retrieved from http://wamu.org/ed_walker .
Cha, A.E. (2015, October 9). British nurse’s re-hospitalization, reports of blindness and other ‘post-Ebola syndrome’ complications haunt survivors. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/10/09/british-nurses-re-hospitalization-reports-of-blindness-and-other-post-ebola-syndrome-complications-haunt-survivors/.
Akor, O. and Opoola, L. (2015, October 5). Nigeria: Curbing avoidable blindness. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510061361.html.
Associated Press. (2015, September 8). Effort to fight African blindness wins $1.1 M eyesight prize. Business Insider. Retrieved from www.businessinsider.com/ap-effort-to-fight-african-blindness-wins-1.1-m-eyesight-prize-2015-9 .
Bansal, P. (2015, October 6). Eye care deficit makes India blind capital of the world. Businessworld. Retrieved from http://cms.businessworld.in/healthcare-healthcare/eye-care-deficit-makes-india-blind-capital-world .
Bernama. (2015, October 7). Up to one billion people at risk of blindness by 2050. New Straits Times Online. Retrieved from www.nst.com.my/news/2015/10/one-billion-people-risk-blindness-2050 .
Martin, S. (2015, November 24). Closing the gap: Preventable blindness on track to being eradicated by 2020. Australian. Retrieved from www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/indigenous/closing-the-gap-preventable-blindness-on-track-to-being-eradicated-by-2020/story-fn9hm1pm-1227620782004?sv=7caf6a85de1a9b55bc4430fc97236896 .
Senghore-Njie, I. (2015, October 7). Gambia: Campaign to eliminate cataract blindness in Gambia launched. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510071483.html .
Taolo, K. (2015, October 12). Botswana grapples with blindness. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510131612.html .
Shah, P. (2015, September 29). Subway dreams: Disability, inclusion and identity in New York. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/paras-shah-/subway-dreams-disability_b_8214494.html .
Staeger, S. (2015, October 25). Counterfeit contact lenses cause corneal abrasions, blindness. 10NEWS-TV.
Dennis, B. and Bernstein, L. (2015, October 5). American among trio of Nobel winners for work on parasitic diseases. The Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/trio-wins-nobel-in-medicine-for-work-on-parastic-diseases/2015/10/05/eb983144-6b4a-11e5-b31c-d80d62b53e28_story.html .
Gorman, C. (2015, October 5). Medicine Nobel recognizes fights against malaria and river blindness. Scientific American. Retrieved from www.scientificamerican.com/article/medicine-nobel-recognizes-fights-against-malaria-and-river-blindness/ .
NI scientists ‘closer’ to hereditary blindness cure. (2015, September 10). UTV. Retrieved from www.u.tv/News/2015/09/10/NI-scientists-closer-to-hereditary-blindness-cure-44713 .
Schmerler, J. (2015, November 1). Neuron transplants may one day reverse blindness. Scientific American Mind,26(6). Retrieved from www.scientificamerican.com/article/neuron-transplants-may-one-day-reverse-blindness/ .
Sifferlin, A. and Park, A. (2015, September 9). Bionic eyes, stem cells and gene therapy: 3 cutting edge cures for blindness. Time Magazine. Retrieved from http://time.com/4026658/blindness-cure-treatment/ .
Shockman, E. (2015, October 26). These scientists say they’ve found a cure for a type of congenital blindness. Science Friday. Retrieved from www.pri.org/stories/2015-10-26/these-scientists-say-they-ve-found-cure-type-congenital-blindness .
Tanaka, N. et al. (2015, September 25). Canine CNGA3 gene mutations provide novel insights into human achromatopsia-associated channelopathies and treatments. PlosOne. Retrieved from http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0138943 .
Zhang, S. (2015, September 10). A cure for blindness just might come from algae. Wired. Retrieved from www.wired.com/2015/09/cure-blindness-just-might-come-algae/ .
Zuniga, A. (2015, October 23). Adiós, river blindness: The journey from drug discovery to elimination. Speaking of Medicine (blog). Retrieved from http://blogs.plos.org/speakingofmedicine/2015/10/23/adios-river-blindness-the-journey-from-drug-discovery-to-elimination-2/ .
Hackett, A. (2015, September 24). 10 little-known facts about blindness. Perkins Vision (blog). Retrieved from www.perkins.org/stories/blog/10-little-known-facts-about-blindness .
Whittle, J. (2015, August 23). How to increase your braille reading speed. Blog on Blindness. Retrieved from http://blog.pdrib.com/increase-reading-speed/ .
Wiletsky, M. (2015, August 24). Home care workers entitled to minimum wage and overtime. National Law Review. Retrieved from www.natlawreview.com/article/home-care-workers-entitled-to-minimum-wage-and-overtime .
Crum, M. (2015, October 13). Documentary reveals revolutionary cure for blindness in poor
communities. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/documentary-blindness-open-your-
HelpMeSee aims to eliminate cataract blindness in Gambia. (2015, October 13). Healio. Retrieved from www.healio.com/optometry/cataract-surgery/news/online/%7B11a25d8b-0e15-42bc-a670-b811caceb867%7D/helpmesee-aims-to-eliminate-cataract-blindness-in-gambia .
Vermes, K. (2015, October 13). Cataract surgery device receives FDA approval. Pharmacy Times. Retrieved from www.pharmacytimes.com/product-news/cataract-surgery-device-receives-fda-approval .
Chilukoti, B. (2015, October 6). Caregiver’s guide for taking care of cerebral palsy kids. The Health Site. Retrieved from www.thehealthsite.com/diseases-conditions/caregivers-guide-for-kids-with-cerebral-palsy-b1015/ .
Kobe University. (2015, September 28). Preventing cerebral palsy in preterm infants through dermal monitoring [Press release]. Retrieved from www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-09/ku-pcp092815.php .
Diament, M. (2015, November 20). Greater transparency urged for college disability services. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/20/greater-transparency-college/21421/ .
Miller, E. (2015, October 13). Voices: What it’s like to live with an invisible disability. USA Today. Retrieved from http://college.usatoday.com/2015/10/13/living-with-an-invisible-disability/ .
Whiteman, H. (2015, October 5). Cure for rare form of color blindness steps closer with novel gene insight. Medical News Today. Retrieved from www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/300426.php .
ABC: Boosting access to books for the visually impaired. (2015, April 28). International Publishers Association. Retrieved from www.internationalpublishers.org/policy-issues/visually-impaired-persons/knowledge-bank-vips/299-abc-boosting-access-to-books-for-the-visually-impaired .
McDaid, L. (2015, October 19). Disability hate crime: New PSNI campaign after 44 reports in six months. BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-34554625 .
Davison, J. (2015, September 28). Uncovering invisible disabilities. Columbia Spectator. Retrieved from http://columbiaspectator.com/opinion/2015/09/28/uncovering-invisible-disabilities .
Half of U.S. adults have diabetes or high risk of getting it: Report. (2015, September 8). HealthDay News. Retrieved from http://healthfinder.gov/News/Article.aspx?id=703059.
How to make a talking book. (2015). Royal National Institute of Blind People. Retrieved from www.rnib.org.uk/how-to-make-a-talking-book .
Fox, N. (2015, October 10). What’s life like in Rio de Janeiro with a disability? BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/disability-34469395 .
Honeyghan, P. (2015, October 13). Conference to help educate, sensitise people about disabilities. Jamaica Observer. Retrieved from www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Conference-to-help-educate--sensitise-people-about-disabilities .
Knowles, W. (2015, September 8). UN: EU is not doing enough on disability rights. New Europe. Retrieved from http://neurope.eu/article/un-eu-is-not-doing-enough-on-disability-rights/ .
Morocco: Flawed draft disability rights law. (2015, October 26). Human Rights Watch. Retrieved from https://hrw.org/news/2015/10/26/morocco-flawed-draft-disability-rights-law .
Brown, G.S. (2015, September 22). ‘Department of Ability’ comic book heroes shoot down disability stereotypes. ABC News. Retrieved from http://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/department-ability-comic-book-heroes-shoot-disability-stereotypes/story?id=33947481 .
Segal, C. (2015, October 12). What racial, disability and LGBTQ justice have in common. PBS NewsHour. Retrieved from www.pbs.org/newshour/poetry/racial-disability-lgbtq-justice-common/ .
Dunlap, T. (2015, September 28). Texas teens with cerebral palsy and spina bifida voted homecoming king and queen. People Magazine. Retrieved from www.people.com/article/texas-teen-spina-bifida-crowned-homecoming-queen-homecoming-king-cerebral-palsy .
Jordan, S. (2015, October 26). Target features girl with disability as Princess Elsa in viral Halloween ad. Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved from www.ajc.com/news/news/national/target-features-girl-disability-princess-elsa-hall/nn9KY/ .
McLaughlin, A. (2015). Film review: FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement. Review of Disability Studies, 10(3,4). Retrieved from: www.rds.hawaii.edu/ojs/index.php/journal/article/download/470/1414 .
Masiel, E. (2015, October 18). New course cluster explores interdisciplinary field of disability studies. Georgetown Voice. Retrieved from http://georgetownvoice.com/2015/10/18/new-course-cluster-explores-interdisciplinary-field-of-disability-studies/ .
Heasley, S. (2015, November 16). New TV series features young adults with Down syndrome. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/16/new-tv-series-downsyndrome/20963/ .
Mogan, M. (2015, August 23). 5 back-to-school tips for teachers of students with VI and additional disabilities. Paths to Literacy. Retrieved from www.pathstoliteracy.org/blog/5-back-school-tips-teachers-students-vi-and-additional-disabilities .
Binkovitz, L. (2015, November 9). Schools cited for pushing out special education students. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/09/schools-cited-pushing-out/20940/ .
Heasley, S. (2015, November 12). Inclusion more common at charter schools, report finds. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/12/inclusion-common-charters/20954/ .
Pignolet, J. (2015, October 9). Disabilities no barrier at all-inclusive preschools. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/09/disabilities-preschools/20863/ .
Seidman, E. (2015). Obama pushes to include kids with special needs in preschool. Parents. Retrieved from www.parents.com/health/special-needs-now/obama-pushes-to-include-kids-with-special-needs-in-preschool/ .
Arditi, L. (2015, October 13). RIC to expand opportunities for disabled students. Providence Journal. Retrieved from www.providencejournal.com/article/20151013/NEWS/151019688 .
Esquinca, M. (2015, October 6). Ability to grow with disability. Prospector. Retrieved from www.theprospectordaily.com/2015/10/06/ability-to-grow-with-disability/.
Urwin, J. (2015, September 29). Top tips for students starting university with a disability. Guardian. Retrieved from www.theguardian.com/education/2015/sep/29/top-tips-for-students-starting-university-with-a-disability.
Diament, M. (2015, October 13). Handful of states account for most IDEA court decisions. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/13/handful-states-idea-decisions/20871/ .
Wurth, J. (2015, September 16). U.S. schools chief praises UI disability services. Champaign-Urbana (IL) News-Gazette. Retrieved from www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2015-09-16/us-schools-chief-praises-ui-disability-services.html .
Diament, M. (2015, November 17). Feds: IEPs should align with grade-level standards. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from: www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/17/feds-ieps-grade-level/20972/ .
Diament, M. (2015, 21 September). Post-secondary programs see signs of success. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/21/post-secondary-signs-success/20810/ .
Craig, N. (2015, July 6). Why the deaf and blind are vulnerable during disasters. Rappler. Retrieved from www.rappler.com/move-ph/issues/disasters/thought-leaders/98514-deaf-blind-challenges-disasters .
Deak, M. (2015, November 20). Drill helps volunteers aid people with disabilities. My Central Jersey.com. Retrieved from www.mycentraljersey.com/story/news/local/somerset-county/2015/11/20/drill-helps-volunteers-aid-people-disabilities/76105102/ .
Otte, K. (2015, September 8). No one left behind: Including older adults and people with disabilities in emergency planning. ACL Blog. Retrieved from http://acl.gov/NewsRoom/blog/2015/2015_09_04.aspx.
Stevens, D.M. (2015, October 19). Disabilities: Maryland court clarifies law on alternate position as accommodation. HR.BLR.com. Retrieved from http://hr.blr.com/HR-news/Discrimination/Disabilities-ADA/Disabilities-Maryland-court-position-accommodation .
Brennan-Curry, A. (2015, September 4). nTIDE jobs report: As Labor Day approaches, Americans with disabilities are working but slowing their search [Press release]. Retrieved from http://researchondisability.org/news-features/2015/09/04/ntide-jobs-report-as-labor-day-approaches-americans-with-disabilities-are-working-but-slowing-their-search .
Gibbs, E. (2015, September 23). Debunking the myths that keep women with disabilities out of work. Women’s Agenda. Retrieved from www.womensagenda.com.au/talking-about/top-stories/debunking-the-myths-that-keep-women-with-disabilities-out-of-work/201509226295 .
Office of Personnel Management. (2015). Report on the Employment of Individuals with Disabilities in the Federal Executive Branch. Washington, DC: Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Retrieved from www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/diversity-and-inclusion/reports/disability-report-fy2014.pdf [PDF: 1.01 MB / 35 p].
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Quinton, S. (2015, September 17). States work to help people with disabilities find work. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/employment-people-with-disabilities_55fad088e4b00310edf5f1a6 .
Robinson, J. (2015, October 24). President Hillary, remember disability employment rights? Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/john-robinson/where-is-the-political-le_b_8356782.html.
Strechay, J. (2015, October). 2015 employment resources for people who are blind or visually impaired. AccessWorld, 16(10). Retrieved from www.afb.org/afbpress/pub.asp?DocID=aw161002 .
Toussaint, K. (2015, November 20). Power cafe is empowering people with disabilities. Boston Globe. Retrieved from www.boston.com/food-dining/food/2015/11/20/power-cafe-empowering-people-with-disabilities/ptVfrz9IqFXKHgoepWZEPO/story.html .
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (2015, September 29). Subway franchise sued by EEOC for disability discrimination [Press release]. Retrieved from www.natlawreview.com/article/subway-franchise-sued-eeoc-disability-discrimination .
Bull, R. (2015, September 17). St. Augustine company aims to expand diversity to include disability. Florida Times-Union. Retrieved from http://jacksonville.com/business/2015-09-17/story/st-augustine-company-aims-expand-diversity-include-disability .
Diament, M. (2015, September 18). Feds dole out millions for disability employment. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/18/feds-dole-millions-employment/20808/ .
Heasley, S. (2015, October 19). Federal disability employment hits record. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/19/federal-employment-record/20883/.
Somers, M. (2015, October 13). Record number of people with disabilities in the federal workforce. Federal News Radio. Retrieved from http://federalnewsradio.com/workforce/2015/10/record-number-people-disabilities-federal-workforce/ .
Altimari, D. (2015, October 8). At Cigna, Ted Kennedy Jr. celebrates efforts to employ disabled workers, slams Malloy cuts. Hartford Courant. Retrieved from www.courant.com/business/hc-kennedy-cigna-ada-disabilities-20151008-story.html.
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (2015, October 7). Federal officials sue Texas firm for disability discrimination [Press release]. Retrieved from www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2015/10/07/384191.htm .
Scheiber, N. (2015, November 2). Fake cover letters expose discrimination against disabled. New York Times. Retrieved from www.nytimes.com/2015/11/02/upshot/fake-cover-letters-expose-discrimination-against-disabled.html .
Could eye-exercises be the answer to blindness? (2015, August 31). Starts At Sixty. Retrieved from www.startsatsixty.com.au/health/could-eye-exercises-be-the-answer-to-blindness .
Chen, C. and Langreth, R. (2015, October 10). This gene therapy could help treat blindness. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved from www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-10/-holy-grail-seen-as-gene-drug-for-blind-produces-lasting-effect .
Ledford, H. (2015, October 21). Success against blindness encourages gene therapy researchers. Nature. Retrieved from www.nature.com/news/success-against-blindness-encourages-gene-therapy-researchers-1.18603 .
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