• Diary of a Trailblazer: Microsoft Store Pre-Launch Event

    Technology is woven into the fabric of modern society, it’s an essential part of 21st century living. The beauty of the technology industry is that it is in a constant state of evolution pushing against the barrier of possibility to instigate change.

  • Self-isolation challenges

    Trailblazer Vicki Dennis describes the challenges of life in self- isolation and how she will stay home, for as long as it takes.

  • More can, and needs, to be done for disabled people in the workplace

    Just before I went to university, I was diagnosed with a condition called limb girdle muscular dystrophy. I vowed to get as much work experience as possible before losing the ability to walk – but, at first, that was easier said than done.

  • Making fashion more inclusive

    Chloe here! One of the last blogs I wrote for MDUK was a couple of years ago and called “vent about the vent” where I talked about the process I went through to accept the idea of having to use overnight ventilation.

  • Accepting My Unique Body

    I was born with a form of muscular dystrophy which has a progressive effect on my body and physicality. I have a severe scoliosis (curvature of the spine) which, for various reasons, is not surgically corrected. This causes asymmetry and a shortened torso.

  • Like Anyone Else – Going to Gigs

    Those are words I’ve longed to hear for a lifetime. That they should even be considered news in 2019 is unacceptable yet not all that shocking when you’re in my wheels.

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