disability

Australia Today

Woman Wins the Right to Have Her Sex Therapy Covered by Disability Insurance

An Australian woman with multiple sclerosis is set to receive $10,000 a year from the NDIS to fund sex therapy for "sexual release".
Gavin Butler
4 days ago
sex-how-to

This Is What It's Like to Have Sex With Hearing Loss

Embracing my hearing limitations has come, somewhat counterintuitively, from eroticizing them.
Anna Pulley
6.15.19
LGBTQ

What it’s Like Being a Male Escort for Guys With Disabilities

Meet Pedro: a disability-specialist sex worker.
Felippe Canale
6.12.19
body

What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability

The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
Spencer Williams
5.14.19
Culture

Netflix’s ‘Special’ Could Be the Gayest Show on TV

Following the life of a gay man with cerebral palsy, ‘Special’ portrays queer life from a new but deeply relatable perspective.
Alim Kheraj
4.17.19
Culture

Blind People Can Struggle to Understand Memes, So They Made Their Own

Screen-reading software allows visually impaired people to use the internet, but it hits a wall when it comes to memes.
Justin Caffier
4.12.19
Fighting Words

Trainers Need to Start Learning How to Work With Differently Abled People

Trainers and gyms are failing disabled people in a lot of ways. Does changing this pattern mean changing an entire culture of ableism?
Mark Hay
4.9.19
Sex-Rated: The VICE Guide to Sex

More Sex Toy Companies Should Be Catering to People With Disabilities

Not consulting disabled people when designing toys isn’t just ignorant, it’s also forsaking revenue.
Mark Hay
7.20.18
disability

The Silent Lives of Stutterers

From being locked in toilets by teachers and bullied by their peers, stutterers speak about their trials.
Maroosha Muzaffar
7.6.18
My First Time

How Sex Changed for Me After Embracing My Disability

In her teens, Kelly used sex to show that she was like everyone else. But after accepting her disability, she learned to enjoy sex even more.
Kelly May Perks-Bevington
4.13.18
history

The Queer, Disabled, and Women of Color Suffragettes History Forgot

Campaigners like Sophia Duleep Singh played a critical role in getting women in the UK the right to vote—but their contributions have been erased.
Ella Braidwood
4.13.18
Australia Today

An Australian Just Became the First Paraplegic to Reach Everest Base Camp

Scott Doolan, 28, was paralysed from the waist down as a teenager.
Maddison Connaughton
4.11.18
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