Access All: Disability news and talk

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Weekly podcast about mental health, wellbeing and disabled people. Life stories and solutions with a friendly touch – for listeners around the world. Presented by Nikki Fox.

Getting rid of plastic straws is a simple way to reduce waste...unless you rely on them
Sex, with these hips? April 17, 2019
Ever been lost in the moment only to realise your hips are about to dislocate?
Martin O'Brien has lived beyond two life expectancy points and now calls himself a zombie
Deaf poet Raymond Antrobus, winner of a Ted Hughes Poetry prize, talks to BBC Ouch.
American comedian Tim Renkow reveals all about his new TV series - Jerk.
Suzanne Bull reveals how an accident at a music festival led to a Queen’s Birthday honour
Disabled People Are Hot Feb. 25, 2019
Why has the hashtag #DisabledPeopleAreHot suddenly gone viral?
Actor Jack Binstead knew there was a chance Daisy would have brittle bones like him
Why the hashtag #ThingsDisabledPeopleKnow resonates with some and gets others thinking.
The disabled person's sassy guide to surviving annoying encounters
Thriller writer Liz Nugent on the legacy of a childhood accident and her bestsellers.
A 15-hour escape from a wedding and facing a department store with depression.
A passionate kiss with 'Mum' and an embarrassing wardrobe malfunction
The dilemmas of Quizmas Dec. 21, 2018
Frank Gardner, Gary O’Donoghue and Touretteshero play a game of disability dilemmas.
Christmas roundtable special with pianist Derek Paravacini and YouTube star Lucy Edwards
Three people shoot the breeze about using their stoma bag
Chocolate art, music making and a clever solution for frequent flyers using wheelchairs.
Why I wrote a sitcom about life with my learning-disabled daughter.
Bake Off’s Briony, Cold Feet’s Ruth Madeley and a performance from Kitch the rapper.
Beatboxing may be a surprising new form of speech therapy