Mum with Guillain-Barre syndrome vows to walk again….

Michaela Melrose misses the simple pleasure of being able to hold her two young children in her arms. Struck down by Guillain-Barre syndrome, a rare disorder that affects the nervous system, the 20-year-old has been in intensive care for almost three months. She can barely talk and communicates using flash cards, winking and mouthing words. Michaela’s children, Paityn, 11 months, […]

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Autism Group Slams Decision Allowing Mother to Kill Her Disabled Daughter…

The euthanasia of Nancy Fitzmaurice, a severely disabled child who was not dying has made international waves with disability advocates especially outraged. Nancy’s mother had requested that her daughter be killed and was granted approval by the British legal system. While the 12-year-old Nancy had significant disabilities, she was able to breathe on her own and did not […]

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