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Celebrity Profile – Neil Young

Celebrity Profile – Neil Young Born: 1945 Profession: Actor Significant Work: Member of Buffalo Springfield whose hits include ‘For What It’s Worth’, gained success with Crosby, Still, Nash and Young with hits such as ‘Ohio’ and solo success with songs including ‘Cinnamon Girl’, ‘Down by the River’ and ‘Heart of

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Celebrity Profile – Michael Phelps

Celebrity Profile – Michael Phelps Born: 1985 Profession: Athlete (swimmer) Significant Work: Michael won 8 gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics Disability: ADHD Ms Phelps, Michael’s mother, was told when Michael was in kindergarten that Michael couldn’t focus on anything and that he wasn’t gifted. At the age of

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Celebrity Profile – Mary Wells

Celebrity Profile – Mary Wells Born:1943 Profession: Singer Significant Work: Was a member of the Supremes and also had solo hits with the songs ‘My Guy’ and ‘Two Lovers’ Disability: Partial blindness, partial deafness and throat cancer As a small child Mary Wells suffered a bought of spinal meningitis which

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Celebrity Profile – Kim Tserkezie

Celebrity Profile – Kim Tserkezie Born: 1973 Significant Work: Penny Pocket (Balamory) Disability: Paraplegic Kim’s parents had to fight in order to get her into inclusive education. She explains on her official website that: “I feel fortunate to have experienced inclusive education. It was a difficult process for my parents

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Celebrity Profile – Kelly-Marie Stewart

Celebrity Profile – Kelly-Marie Stewart Significant Work: Plays Hayley Ramsey in Hollyoaks Disability: Guillain-Barré syndrome Guillain-Barré syndrome is a degenerative condition that can cause paralysis of the legs, arms and in some cases the chest. In Kelly’s case, the condition has only affected her from the waist down however, she

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