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Della Duck, a cartoon figure with a disability

Della Duck is a brave and resourceful fowl, the sort that refuses to be defeated by a solo crash landing on the moon — even when it costs her a leg.Della, an elusive and lesser-known member of the Donald Duck family, took center stage in a new episode and quickly proved to be a groundbreaker,...

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Amputee advocates fight to stop overpriced treatment

Advocacy groups in the United States said many health insurance policies fail to cover the basic needs of people who have lost limbs.

Many face crippling medical bills and can’t access critical specialist care.

As CGTN’s Giles Gibson reports, community leaders are pushing for what they call “insurance fairness” in every U.S. state.

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Della Duck, Intrepid Space Explorer and Amputee, Comes to TV

Della Duck knows how to make an entrance, as she has proven on the animated Disney Channel series "DuckTales." She crash-landed on the moon in Saturday's episode, an accident that ends up costing her a leg. But the intrepid Della quickly fashioned a prosthetic limb from her wrecked spacecraft and carried on.

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