Some with disabilities fear risky pregnancies

Linda Rider

By Clarissa Donnelly-DeRoven In her regular life, Asheville resident Tiffany Grzankowski lives with a lot of pain. She has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, a cluster of genetic disorders that impacts connective tissue. For Grzankowski, in addition to chronic pain, EDS means her blood pressure and heart rate rise and fall without much […]

Reproductive rights for people with disabilities in NC

Linda Rider

By Elizabeth Thompson As the reproductive rights of people under guardianship came into the national spotlight with the #FreeBritney movement, disability advocates in North Carolina say people with disabilities in this state could easily face similar threats to their rights. In the case of pop star Britney Spears, she was […]

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