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This Ford Mustang Jackhammer has 710bhp

Posted by on May 3, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on This Ford Mustang Jackhammer has 710bhp

Source:  Top Gear / Stephen Dobie /  3 May 2018 It’s called the Jackhammer, and it’s a product of Roush Performance, who’ve tuned all manner of Fords over the years. Including last decade’s Ford GT. To the latest, facelifted Mustang, Roush has strapped a newly designed supercharger to the ‘Stang’s 5.0-litre V8. That lifts its outputs to 710bhp and 610lb ft, considerable rises over the standard 460bhp and 420lb ft. To continue reading please click here...

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Legally blind boy takes on Little League: I just wanted to use a yellow ball

Posted by on May 2, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Legally blind boy takes on Little League: I just wanted to use a yellow ball

Source:  Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press | Published 6:01 a.m. ET May 2, 2018 | Updated 10:15 a.m. ET May 2, 2018 He’s legally blind because of albinism, so he used an easier-to-see, optic-yellow ball. No one complained. Not the coaches. Not the players. Not the parents. But then he made a Grosse Pointe/Harper Woods team that made it to a district tournament game in 2015. Ryan was lined up to pitch in the tournament when Little League found out about his yellow ball, and banned it from being used because it wasn’t approved and licensed by the league. “I couldn’t...

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Disabled Women’s Equal Pay Struggles Often Go Unheard — But You Can Help Include Them

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Disabled Women’s Equal Pay Struggles Often Go Unheard — But You Can Help Include Them

Source:  Bustle.com / April 2018 Tuesday marks Equal Pay Day in the United States — but something is still missing from the conversation. Yes, it’s crucial that we highlight the too-many inequalities that face women. But it’s just as important to ensure that these conversations reflect the experiences of all women, including women with disabilities. Women with disabilities face a striking wage gap, too. The median pay for women with disabilities is 72 cents for every dollar earned by men with disabilities. And in 2016, an American Association of University Women report found that...

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I Use a Wheelchair. And Yes, I’m Your Doctor.

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on I Use a Wheelchair. And Yes, I’m Your Doctor.

Source:  NY Times / By Cheri A. Blauwet / Dec. 6, 2017 When I was in the third year of my medical residency, I was asked to evaluate a new state-of-the-art, fully accessible exam table that would be used in doctors’ offices to better provide care for patients with mobility-related disabilities. The table could go as low as 18 inches off the ground to enable easier transfers for wheelchair users and had extra rails and grips to provide support for patients with impaired balance. I was to assess this equipment as a “user expert.” Although the table was designed to accommodate patients with...

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Top Gear: Watch a Corvette ZR1 do 215 MPH

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Top Gear: Watch a Corvette ZR1 do 215 MPH

Source:  Top Gear / Rowan Horncastle / 25 Apr 2018 Please click here to watch the video >>>>>...

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