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Hey everyone! Hope you’re all staying safe and healthy out there. At least we made it through another week!
So since there’s enough talk about COVID-19 right now, I thought I’d instead share one of Leah’s recent columns. In this piece, Leah writes about how trials and difficulties have strengthened her relationship with her boyfriend. She’s…[Read more]
Hey everyone! Hope you’re all staying safe and healthy out there.
So with everything going on in the world, I thought I’d do a lighter post about entertainment recommendations for quarantine. I’m a huge pop-culture guru. This is just my personal list of book, movie, and Spotify recommendations. I’m leaving out TV, since there are just too m…[Read more]
That would be really cool! At our annual SMA conferences, we’ve expanded the adults community a lot in recent years. Our get-togethers are way more laid back than the main conference workshops. The scene at the camp when they’re talking about their parents and home lives was really reminiscent of some conversations we have in our adults community.
It’s great! The only thing I wish it had expanded on a little more was the older couple, both of whom had cerebral palsy. I would love to learn more about their daily lives, how they manage caregivers, their kids, etc. Really that’s a whole other documentary, but it’d be fascinating. Still, it’s amazing how much ground this film covers.
Hey everyone! Hope you’re all staying safe, and that no one’s going stir crazy.
Since we’re all on lockdown, I wanted to recommend a Netflix documentary. Crip Camp is now streaming, and I watched it the other night. This film provides a glimpse into the disability rights movement, and it features several prominent disability activis…[Read more]
Hey everyone! Hope you’re all staying safe out there.
My name is Kevin Schaefer, and I’m the Forums Director for this site’s parent company. I have a rare disease called spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), which falls under the MD umbrella. You can read about my life and experiences in my column here.
Since there’s already enough discuss…[Read more]
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