The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
She made history this summer as the first black, trans, disabled model to sign with Elite Model Management. And she's just getting started.
Growing up with cerebral palsy, I always thought having my own apartment was an impossible dream.
Federal immigration officials have illegally detained an undocumented 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy in Texas for the last seven days, hours away from her parents, a lawsuit alleges.
As it turns out, I have a whole buffet of internal pain from living with cerebral palsy, and I'm going to figure out what to do with it.
And I'm fine with that.
No matter how much I try to control it, CP is this Regina George figure lording over my life, and I'm learning how to live with her.
Living with disability means suffering daily microaggressions. And from here on out, I'm keeping track.
Snow might be a lovely thing for some, but for me and my power wheelchair, it's an immobilizing force.
Palestinian-American actor and comedian Maysoon Zayid, who's had Cerebral Palsy since birth, gives her take on the new legislation.