Books for the Awareness of a Disabilty

A Listmania! list by Cheryl Wedesweiler "author of SUMMER BORN and DREAMS IN AUGUST: LIFE, LOVE, and CEREBELLAR ATAXIA" (So. Cal.)
The list author says: "This is a listing of important books to read for the awareness of a disabilty.
Cerebellar Ataxia is a progressive, degenerative, incurable neurological disorder that impairs coordination."
Summer Born: A Life With Cerebellar Ataxia
1.  Summer Born: A Life With Cerebellar Ataxia by Cheryl Wedesweiler
The list author says:
  "My second book. Mandy Wheeler, 17, learns that she has Cerebellar Ataxia. With the support of friends, family, and The National Ataxia Foundation, she learns to accept her disability."
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Living with ataxia: An information and resource guide
2.  Living with ataxia: An information and resource guide by Martha A. Nance
The list author says:
  "A wonderful resource for those "living with Ataxia""
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Dreams in August: Life, Love, and Cerebellar Ataxia
3.  Dreams in August: Life, Love, and Cerebellar Ataxia by Cheryl Wedesweiler
The list author says:
  "My book first.
I am amazed at the few people that know about Cerebellar Ataxia-or any of the other varieties of Ataxia. Over 150,000 people in the United States alone have some form of Ataxia.
I have been becoming more and more handicapped since I was 17.
This book is a compilation of poems and short stories covering many topics: my Grandpa, my Cerebellar Ataxia, and other life experiences."
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Ten Years to Live
4.  Ten Years to Live by Henry J. Schut
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  "An account of a family and their stuggle with one of the forms of Ataxia from 1908-1972."
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No More Kidney Stones: The Experts Tell You All You Need to Know about Prevention and Treatment
5.  No More Kidney Stones: The Experts Tell You All You Need to Know about Prevention and Treatment by John S. Rodman MD
The list author says:
  "Anyone who has had kidney stones knows that it hurts like you know what. I thought this informative book deserves to be mentioned."
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Lucky Man: A Memoir
6.  Lucky Man: A Memoir by Michael J. Fox
The list author says:
  "Like Cerebellar Ataxia, Parkinsons Disease is a progressive, degenerative, incurable, neurological disorder.
This book covers Michael J. Fox's rise to fame to life living with his disabilty."
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Louder Than Words: A Mother's Journey in Healing Autism
7.  Louder Than Words: A Mother's Journey in Healing Autism by Jenny McCarthy
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  "Autism is lived here. Jenny McCarthy describes her struggle with her son's autism."
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Hurry Down Sunshine: A Father's Story of Love and Madness
8.  Hurry Down Sunshine: A Father's Story of Love and Madness by Michael Greenberg
The list author says:
  "A father learns to live and deal with his daughts bipolar disorder."
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The Story of Edgar Sawtelle: A Novel (Oprah Book Club #62)
9.  The Story of Edgar Sawtelle: A Novel (Oprah Book Club #62) by David Wroblewski
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  "A fictional story of a boy born without a voice, but he can hear, and he still can communicate and get his point across to others."
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Living Gluten-Free For Dummies
10.  Living Gluten-Free For Dummies by Danna Korn
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  "Full of valuable information. This books guides you on ways to make life better if a person has difficulty with products that contain gluten."
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My Thirty-Five Years with Ataxia
11.  My Thirty-Five Years with Ataxia by Patricia Birdsong Hamilton
The list author says:
  "A journey into the author's experiences with ataxia."
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