Sarah Ismail is a freelance journalist. She blogs about disability issues at SameDifference.com
23 January 2013 08:30 AM
It doesn't have to be just about sexual activity, sometimes building confidence is just as important
04 December 2012 10:16 AM
As the Atos boss is rewarded a £1million bonus, a man Parkinson’s disease was left behind during a fire alarm.
02 December 2012 03:27 PM
As disabled people are re-assessed by Atos, many are shocked to see the mammoth bonus handed out.
23 November 2012 04:45 PM
The back-and-forth between parents on whether they'd want their child cured of Down's Syndrome made me reflect on my own condition
16 November 2012 11:33 AM
Not all modern families are of the two-parent, heterosexual variety that the Work and Pensions Secretary so reveres. And stigmatising those achieves exactly nothing
05 November 2012 02:09 PM
A man with physical disabilities and mental health issues is on hunger strike in Wales, after having his disability benefits cut.
Cocaine given to trick-or-treating children - perhaps it's the neighbours we should be worrying about
02 November 2012 12:56 PM
Every year the subject of trick-or-treating arises at Halloween, but this year a story far more alarming has been added to the debate.
18 October 2012 03:13 PM
Reports this week suggest he may have had keys and open access to a morgue
16 October 2012 09:30 AM
Disabled people are becoming increasingly scared that they will lose the benefits they rely on to live.
09 October 2012 01:03 PM
Ruth Anim was fortunate to have a high-profile parent fighting her cause as Atos removed her benefits, but what about others whose voices won't be heard?
The moment a Queen's Guard soldier lost it and drew his gun at annoying tourist
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Extend Right To Buy to tenants of private landlords, Labour's Jeremy Corbyn says
David Cameron struck double blow in his hopes to win Britain a new EU deal
Pentagon accuses Russia of 'playing with fire' over nuclear threats towards Nato
- 1 Kim Jong-un shows off airport designed by architect he likely had executed
- 2 Michael Douglas regrets 'embarrassing' Catherine Zeta-Jones with oral sex comments
- 3 Tunisia hotel attack: Locals form 'human shield' to protect hotel from gunman Seifeddine Rezgui
- 4 Tunisian builder has been hailed a hero after knocking gunman to the ground with roof tiles
- 5 German ethics council calls for incest between siblings to be legalised by Government