Physical disability

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A physical disability is a limitation on a person's physical functioning, mobility, dexterity or stamina.wikipedia
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Disability

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.
A disability is an impairment that may be cognitive, developmental, intellectual, mental, physical, sensory, or some combination of these.

Activities of daily living

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.

Respiratory disease

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.

Epilepsy

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.

Sleep disorder

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.

Pregnancy

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These may be due to diseases or substances that the mother has been exposed to during pregnancy, embryonic or fetal developmental accidents or genetic disorders.

Genetic disorder

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These may be due to diseases or substances that the mother has been exposed to during pregnancy, embryonic or fetal developmental accidents or genetic disorders.

Perinatal asphyxia

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These can be due to prolonged lack of oxygen or obstruction of the respiratory tract, damage to the brain during birth (due to the accidental misuse of forceps, for example) or the baby being born prematurely.

Obstetrical forceps

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These can be due to prolonged lack of oxygen or obstruction of the respiratory tract, damage to the brain during birth (due to the accidental misuse of forceps, for example) or the baby being born prematurely.

Preterm birth

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These can be due to prolonged lack of oxygen or obstruction of the respiratory tract, damage to the brain during birth (due to the accidental misuse of forceps, for example) or the baby being born prematurely.

Injury

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They can be due to accidents, injuries, obesity, infection or other illnesses.

Obesity

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They can be due to accidents, injuries, obesity, infection or other illnesses.

Infection

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They can be due to accidents, injuries, obesity, infection or other illnesses.

Disease

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They can be due to accidents, injuries, obesity, infection or other illnesses.

Fine motor skill

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Mobility impairment includes physical defects, including upper or lower limb loss or impairment, poor manual dexterity, and damage to one or multiple organs of the body.

Visual impairment

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Other physical disabilities include impairments which limit other facets of daily living, such as respiratory disorders, blindness, epilepsy and sleep disorders.

Cornea

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Some other types of vision impairment include scratched cornea, scratches on the sclera, diabetes-related eye conditions, dry eyes and corneal graft, macular degeneration in old age and retinal detachment.

Sclera

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Some other types of vision impairment include scratched cornea, scratches on the sclera, diabetes-related eye conditions, dry eyes and corneal graft, macular degeneration in old age and retinal detachment.

Macular degeneration

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Some other types of vision impairment include scratched cornea, scratches on the sclera, diabetes-related eye conditions, dry eyes and corneal graft, macular degeneration in old age and retinal detachment.

Hearing loss

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Hearing loss is a partial or total inability to hear.

Hearing aid

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People who are only partially deaf can sometimes make use of hearing aids to improve their hearing ability.

List of physically disabled politicians

The following is a list of politicians who hold or held office while having a significant physical disability.

Birth defect

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Birth defects may result in disabilities that may be physical, intellectual, or developmental.

Paralympic association football

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Paralympic football consists of adaptations of the sport of association football for athletes with a physical disability.