Paralympics Coming to Rio 2016

Well, we have just been through an incredible 16 days of Olympic excitement in RIO.  I have been glue to my sofa every night watching niche sports into the early hours on BBC.  I had never shown any interest before in women’s hockey events BUT when we have a Team GB match with medals at the end of it then it takes on a whole... more →
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Disability Match Disabled Living and Mobility Shop

Exciting announcement!  We have just launched a disabilitymatch shop to supply our community with mobility goods and services at excellent prices.  The project is at an early stage but hopefully we will get support and the store will flourish.  We already have lots of items from mobility scooters to adapted beds and even small... more →
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Gogglebox Couple Have Disabled Son.

I must admit that of all the couples on Gogglebox Stephanie and Dominic are by far and away the most entertaining. Hard-drinking Gogglebox couple Stephanie and Dominic Parker have revealed a more serious side to their life by speaking about their disabled son. The pair, who have become firm public favourites on the hit Channel 4... more →
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Amazing Innovations in Amputee Prosthetics.

I am fascinated by the amazing advances we are seeing in 3d printing technology and how it can help provide prosthetic limbs at a reasonable price and at great speed.  Open Bionics a Bristol-based company is a UK leader in this field. Open Bionics has teamed up with a researcher at the University of Bristol to create a dual material,... more →
Posted in: amputee, disability, technology and disability

New Podcast Episode is available for download.

Our latest podcast is ready for fee download from the podcast.disabilitymatch.co.uk site or from iTunes or most other podcast platforms.  We hope you enjoy it.  If you have 40minutes to while away then this is the podcast for you.  It is an upbeat discussion on a variety of disability issues and our guests are shown in the video... more →
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3rd Episode of disabilitymatch Podcast

Very happy that we have released our 3rd podcast episode!  I am getting into the flow of things now, also we are getting great guests agreeing to be interviwed because they like our style.  We are upbeat and communicative.  Anyway you judge for yourselves   We have almost 100 downloads on our first day and we have high hopes... more →
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Listen to our Podcast

Very excited that our podcast is live at podcast.disabilitymatch.co.uk and also downloadable from iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/disabilitymatch-podcast-discussing/id1037951945.  This will be a regular podcast bringing you a wonderful selection of guests from all over the world discussing a big range of disability... more →
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Disability Innovations: How 3D printing will make orthotics smarter, faster and cheaper

Andiamo is a start up creating healthcare solutions for disabled children, with a mission to see no child ever having to wait more than one week to receive a medical device. They are working to combine 3D scanning, printing and bio-mechanical models to create orthotics for children with a range of impairments from cereal palsy,... more →
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Scope Helps Disabled Couples Normalise Sex

I must say how impressed I am with the video Scope have released showing disabled couples getting frisky. Sex is a wonderful thing for all of us and we all enjoy it in different ways.  I know how wonderful I feel when I go to the Erotic Awards event – Night of the SEnses’ and see the variety of delicious sexualities... more →
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