The Lurie Institute for Disability Policy will be using this expanded web space to provide a range of new information, resources, and community connections to support people with disabilities. Find us and our four federally funded research centers at our main website here.

Explore our community blogs at the link above or here to find posts from the National Research Center for Parents with Disabilities.

Community blogs

Lurie Institute community blogs cover a range of topics relevant to people with disabilities.

Are you a parent with a disability? Share your experience in a blog post or video for the National Research Center for Parents with Disabilities. 

Share your story in our blog below about the experiences and needs of parents with disabilities. Please see the NRCPD blog post submission page for more information.

After the diagnosis: Battling HG for a healthy twin pregnancy

by Chelsea Devona NOTE: In this post, Chelsea describes her experience after receiving a diagnosis of hyperemesis gravidarum. Her earlier post describes her experience up to the diagnosis. The physical toll of a pregnancy with twins with a diagnosis of hyperemesis gravidarum was enormous. I experienced intense nausea immediately and it continued throughout my entire …