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Are people living with Diseases like Cancer or AIDS (HIV) protected by the ADA?

Yes. People with Cancer, AIDS or certain other life altering diseases can have long-term disabilities that make it hard to work or get around. What is the ADA’s Definition of Disability? Under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 an individual has a “disability” if he or she has a physical or mental impairment that… Read more »