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What worldwide accommodations are there for people who are disabled?

What worldwide accommodations are there for people who are disabled?

Depends on travel: There are no international standards for disability accommodations. Developed countries tend to have accommodations, however, some areas are not conducive for accommodations. For example, venice italy, as well as most historic areas in europe will not be conducive to wheelchair accessibility. Do lots of research online as part of your travel planning. ...Read more

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What is 'accessible accommodation' for the disabled?

What is 'accessible accommodation' for the disabled?

Checklist: For those interested, here is a link to the ada checklist for accessibility. http://www.access-board.gov/adaag/checklist/a16.html. ...Read more

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I NEED AN ADA DISABILTY ACCOMMODATION. I AM Q DISABLED.

I NEED AN ADA DISABILTY ACCOMMODATION. I AM Q DISABLED.

Primary care: Hi, you need to visit with your Primary care Physician for evaluation and recommendation. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of choosing specialized memory care accommodation?

What are the benefits of choosing specialized memory care accommodation?

Better match: The overall quality of care ( and caring) is primary but specialty units often have staff with better trading and experience working with these conditions which adds to the quality of care. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of choosing specialized memory care accommodations?

What are the benefits of choosing specialized memory care accommodations?

Optimize functioning.: Specialized memory care is set up to help people with dementia be the most functional that they can be. The idea is to compensate for someone's impairments by predictable schedules, a peer group, and easy availability of assistance with adequate supervision for safety. Look for a place that will work for someone with brain problems, not for a place that would have worked for the person before that. ...Read more

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What is accommodation convergence paralysis?

What is accommodation convergence paralysis?

Explanation: This describes an inability to cross or converge your eyes on looking at a very close object. This may also be termed convergence insufficiency. Sometimes this is acquired subsequent to a concussion due to brain injury. Suggests persistent brainstem dysfunction. ...Read more

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 what types of reasonable accommodations may employees with diabetes need?

 what types of reasonable accommodations may employees with diabetes need?

Common sense: Employees with diabetes might need time to check their blood sugars or to give insulin. Some privacy might be necessary. Occasionally when their blood sugar goes low they might need time to check blood sugar and eat a quick snack. Overall, employees with diabetes should be treated like everyone else. ...Read more

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All of you dr's who won't sedate due to it being trivial, why is that, when it clearly states in the ada that reasonable accommodations must be met?

All of you dr's who won't sedate due to it being trivial, why is that, when it clearly states in the ada that reasonable accommodations must be met?

Whats the question?: Sounds more like a bio-ethics question than an issue with ada accommodation. Doctors must first do no harm and that fact alone supersedes any issues of ada accommodation. Doctors become doctors to help people, especially dose with disabled needs. Sometimes patient's do not see it that way and it takes more than one doctor or specialty to work hand-in-hand to find the best solution. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can convince professors to make academic accommodations for my anxiety?

Can i tell me how i can convince professors to make academic accommodations for my anxiety?

You may need to: Complete a psychological evaluation to get a clear diagnosis which warrants special accommodations for your learning difference. Go to the counseling office at your school and tell them how your anxiety impacts on your ability to complete tests or participate in school activities. Consider meeting with a psychologist to learn some cognitive behavioral techniques to help you reduce your anxiety as. ...Read more

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What do you think about food allergies as a disability needing accommodations?

What do you think about food allergies as a disability needing accommodations?

Not a disability: Since you are able to control what you eat a food allergy doesn't need any accommodation. Are there other issues that need to be considered? ...Read more

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I had a stomach accommodation study done and it showed my fasting stomach volume is 341ml. Is that a normal fasting volume?

I had a stomach accommodation study done and it showed my fasting stomach volume is 341ml. Is that a normal fasting volume?

No: Fasting volume of the normal stomach ranges from 0 to 98 ml. Any value over 100 ml is high. Please consult with your gastroenterologist for more information. ...Read more

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Can focal length change during eye accommodation?

Can focal length change during eye accommodation?

Focal length: In accommodation, the eye increases in focusing and thus decreases the focal length (a closer focal point). When accommodation is relaxed, the focal length increases again. ...Read more

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Does everyday eye accommodation, focusing or blinking worsen pigmentary dispersion syndrome?

Does everyday eye accommodation, focusing or blinking worsen pigmentary dispersion syndrome?

A little bit: The motion of the iris against the underlying fibers that support the lens (zonules) rubs off the pigment from the back of the iris which is the basis for pigmentary dispersion. A little bit comes off with everyday normal use and it can be accelerated with athletic pursuits. As long as your ophthalmologist feels that the internal eye pressure is not being increased, this is ok. ...Read more

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Can ciliary muscle exercises restore (some) accommodation for a 73 yo male? If so, what are they, or please recommend sources for such exercises. Is there any other treatment in this regard. Thank you.

Can ciliary muscle exercises restore (some) accommodation for a 73 yo male? If so, what are they, or please recommend sources for such exercises. Is there any other treatment in this regard. Thank you.

No: We do not lose accommodation because the ciliary muscle becomes wear but because the lens becomes more rigid. The lens grows new fibers at the edge of the lens (the capsule) and grows towards the center. By age 73 the lens is very stiff and will not change shape to focus. ...Read more

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Immediately on takin first dose 10mg omeprazole got chills, frequent urination,bone,joint pain,eye accommodation problem,difficulty finding way,rash,?

Immediately on takin first dose 10mg omeprazole got chills, frequent urination,bone,joint pain,eye accommodation problem,difficulty finding way,rash,?

May not be the drug: It takes a little bit of time to achieve a blood level of a drug after its ingestion. If your constellation of symptoms occurred within seconds ("immediately") upon swallowing the pill, another contributor may be at play here. ...Read more

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How do I obtain disabled parking?

Are you disable?: Contact your driver license office , they will provide a form that must be completed by your physician and take it back to the d.L office , then they will provide you the sticker for your car. ...Read more

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What beds are made for disabled people?

Hospital beds: Hospital beds may be helpful for disabled people, but there are not specific beds for "disabled people". ...Read more

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What organizations support disabled children?

What organizations support disabled children?

UCP: United cerebral palsy is a great resource central and help all children with disabilities, not just cerebral palsy. They would be a great resource for you and your child. ...Read more

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