Diversity New Zealand Ltd and Philip Patston

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I THINK DIFFERENTLY: Victoria University masters student wins PhD Fulbright scholarship

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Source: Stuff A twisted ankle that should have healed within weeks left Ailsa Lipscombe in constant pain and unable to walk for four years. A…

23 June 2015

I THINK DIFFERENTLY: Steve Silberman: The forgotten history of autism

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Decades ago, few pediatricians had heard of autism. In 1975, 1 in 5,000 kids was estimated to have it. Today, 1 in 68 is…

21 June 2015

I THINK DIFFERENTLY: Crutches help Cate Grace to business success

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Source: Sunday Star Times Rheumatoid arthritis has not stopped Cate Grace from becoming a top personal trainer and inspirational business leader. For many people, a…

14 June 2015

I THINK DIFFERENTLY: Physical therapy is boring — play a game instead

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Cosmin Mihaiu Physical therapy entrepreneur Cosmin Mihaiu is the CEO and co-founder of MIRA Rehab, which develops software that engages patients in interactive and…

26 May 2015

I THINK DIFFERENTLY: “Active Hands” Products Enable Accessible Gym Workout

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Source: ActiveHands.com As a competitive wheelchair racer Rob Smith spends a lot of time training in the gym. Without his gym workouts he would…

10 May 2015

A Clever Shock-Absorbing Bike Wheel, Now for Wheelchairs

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Source: Wired.com Entrepreneurs love to  claim they’re “reinventing the wheel.” So what do you say when you’ve actuallyreinvented the wheel? “I love spokes, I’ve…

15 April 2015

Daniel Kish: How I use sonar to navigate the world

Originally posted on I Think Differently:
Daniel Kish has been blind since he was 13 months old, but has learned to “see” using a form of echolocation. He clicks his…

5 April 2015

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