A Father’s Search to Find a Cure for a Rare Disease

A family photo of father Keith, who has short brown hair and wears a white shirt, his son Bryson, who has blonde hair and wears a similar white shirt, his wife Laura, who has shoulder-long brown hair and smiles brightly, and his older son Connor, who leans on his moms shoulder and has curly, brown-red hair. On Connor's and Laura's lap is a fluffy brown dog, sticking out its tongue.
Keith McArthur is a father, journalist, kidney disease survivor, and rare disease advocate, who put his life on hold to find a cure for his son Bryson’s rare condition. ABILITY Magazine spoke with Keith about his family’s journey getting a diagnosis, his podcast ‘Unlocking Bryson’s Brain,’ and finding a cure for Bryson’s rare GRIN ... Read more

How YAI, Next for Autism and Cure SMA are supporting their members during COVID-19

Nicholas Santoro is part of ‘Project Search’
ABILITY Magazine contacted three large organizations and their members about the changes in how they operate during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. YAI, located in New York State, discussed their current situation in their housing facilities as well as their COVID-19 database, which offers information for people with (intellectual) disabilities. NEXT for AUTISM described what ... Read more