The Cancer Support Community insurance checklist, available here, is an excellent resource for anyone seeking insurance for serious illness.
Family caregivers’ perspectives on barriers and facilitators of cervical and breast cancer screening for women with intellectual disability
Swaine JG, Dababnah S, Parish SL, Luken K. Intellect Dev Disabil. 2013 Feb;51(1):62-73. doi: 10.1352/1934-9556-51.01.062. SOURCE: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA. Women with intellectual disability do not receive cervical and breast cancer screening at the same number as women without disabilities. Numerous barriers to receipt of screening have been reported by individuals… Read More »»
Computer and internet use by persons after traumatic spinal cord injury. Goodman N, Jette AM, Houlihan B, Williams S. Department of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA. email@example.com Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Aug;89(8):1492-8. OBJECTIVE: To determine whether computer and internet use by persons post spinal cord injury (SCI) is sufficiently prevalent and… Read More »»
BACKGROUND: The recent literature contains numerous reports of disparities in the diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes of lung cancer across a growing list of population subgroups, including disability status. A common assumption is that disparities stem mainly from variations in the level and type of treatment resources available to specific subgroups. Few studies, however, have directly measured resource differentials. Since… Read More »»