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Viewpoint: Across China by wheelchair

13 hours agoHealth / Disabilities : BBC: Ouch

A globetrotting wheelchair user on the frustrations - and surprises - of travelling across China in a wheelchair.

Why I came out as a disabled journalist

13 hours agoHealth / Disabilities : BBC: Ouch

I've kept my disability quiet for so long that even writing this feels as if I'm coming out of the closet, writes Nick Davis.

'I am his eyes and he is my arms'

Two disabled men, one blind, one double amputee, have spent over ten years replanting trees together in rural China.

The 'cursed' disabled boy and the people of the sea

What is it like to be disabled in a village of traditional fishermen who live in the sea, asks Will Millard?

Mental health and the death of the "headclutcher" picture

A campaign backed by Stephen Fry has been launched to try and change media portrayals of mental health. But what is wrong with the ones currently used?

One man's experience of disability and anorexia

Ryan Branson was bullied as a child because of his cerebral palsy. He says this eventually led him to develop an eating disorder.

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Listen to our talk show

Rob Crossan and Kate Monaghan host razor-sharp disability chat

A guide to assistance dogs

Dogs for disabled people have a number of roles from guiding blind people to fetching washing from the washing machine. How else do assistance dogs help and how can you tell what kind of dog they are?

Enter the maze - your feedback

A round-up of your comments on recent subjects we've tackled on the Ouch blog.

Young people explain psychosis

Documenting stories of psychotic episodes from young people, and the help they received.

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