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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Domestic violence or intimate partner violence affects millions of men and women across all races, ethnicities, cultures, or religious affiliations each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Intimate … Continue reading

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Octubre es el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre la Violencia Doméstica

Octubre es el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre la Violencia Doméstica (en inglés). La violencia doméstica o la violencia de pareja íntima (VPI) afecta a millones de hombres y mujeres de todas las razas, grupos étnicos, culturas, o afiliaciones religiosas … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Peek at NIDILRR’s Outcome Domains: Technology for Access and Function

Welcome back to our series that highlights NIDILRR’s Outcome Domains. This month, we will be looking at NIDILRR’s Technology for Access & Function Outcome Domain. This outcome domain focuses NIDILRR-funded research that investigates rehabilitation and biomedical engineering and assistive technology … Continue reading

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Echemos un vistazo a los dominios de resultados de NIDILRR: Tecnología para acceso y función

Bienvenido de nuevo a nuestra serie que destaca los Dominios de Resultados de NIDILRR. Este mes, analizaremos el Dominio de Resultados de la Tecnología de Acceso y Función. Este dominio de resultado se centra en las investigaciones financiadas por NIDILRR … Continue reading

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by Celebrating NIDILRR’s Latinx/Hispanic Grantees!

Each year, during Hispanic Heritage Month, we share with you the stories of famous Latinxs/Hispanics with disabilities. This year, we will share with you some of the NIDILRR-funded projects being led by Latinx/Hispanic researchers. The projects topics range from different … Continue reading

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¡Celebre el Mes de la Herencia Hispana celebrando a los concesionarios latinos/hispanos de NIDILRR!

Cada año, durante el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, compartimos con ustedes las historias de famosos latinos/hispanos con discapacidades. Este año, compartiremos con ustedes algunos de los proyectos financiados por NIDILRR liderados por investigadores latinos/hispanos. Los temas de los proyectos … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness and People with Psychiatric Disabilities

For our next post in our series on emergency preparedness and people with disabilities, published in partnership with our colleagues at AbleData, we are highlighting resources and information for people with psychiatric disabilities. Although there are many sample planning templates … Continue reading

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Pain Awareness Month – A Look at Recent Research

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than 20% of US adults has chronic pain, and as many as 8% of US adults has high-impact chronic pain, that is pain that interferes with life and work activities. … Continue reading

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Mes de Concientización sobre el Dolor: Una Mirada a investigaciones recientes

Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC, por sus siglas en inglés) estiman que más del 20% de los adultos en los EEUU tienen dolor crónico (en inglés), y hasta el 8% de los adultos en … Continue reading

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Hispanic Heritage Month, Latinxs/Hispanics with Disabilities, and Disability-Related Research

Hispanic Heritage Month begins today and the theme for this year is “Hispanic Americans: A History of Serving Our Nation.” Hispanic and Latinx Americans have served and contributed to the history of the US since the beginning.  In honor of … Continue reading

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