It gauges one's ability to perform the physical tasks of daily life and the ease with which these tasks are performed.PFC declines with advancing age to result in frailty, cognitive disorders, and/or physical disorders, all of which may lead to labeling individuals as disabled.Only one disabled single out of 10000 might be your soulmate... Thanks to this unique matchmaking engine, 92% of our new couples are still together after 5 years !Create your profile now for free, after 30 seconds, you will be ready to find THE ONE...
Debates about proper terminology and their implied politics continue in disability communities and the academic field of disability studies.
During the Middle Ages, madness and other conditions were thought to be caused by demons.
They were also thought to be part of the natural order, especially during and in the fallout of the Plague, which wrought impairments throughout the general population.
With disability viewed as part of a person's biological make-up and thus their genetic inheritance, scientists turned their attention to notions of weeding such "deviations" out of the gene pool.
Various metrics for assessing a person's genetic fitness, which were then used to deport, sterilize, or institutionalize those deemed unfit.
These worked in tandem with scientific discourses that sought to classify and categorize and, in so doing, became methods of normalization.