I’m Disabled AND Sexy | BORN DIFFERENT

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SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj A PASSIONATE advocate for body positivity is on a mission to challenge stigmas surrounding disability and body image by posting risqué photos of herself online. Alex Dacy, 25, from Chicago, was born with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a progressive, genetic disease that causes muscle wasting and mobility problems. Under the name, ‘Wheelchair Rapunzel’, Alex has become an online advocate for disabled-body positivity, often Instagramming ‘risqué’ photos of herself in her underwear to break the stigmas. She has also become an entrepreneur - creating merchandise that raises awareness for disabled bodies. To follow Alex, click here: https://www.instagram.com/wheelchair_rapunzel/ https://www.wheelchairrapunzel.com/new-products Video Credits: Videographer / director: Adam Gray Producer: Martha Hewett, James Thorne Editor: James Thorne Click here to follow your favourite Barcroft shows on Instagram! Barcroft TV - https://www.instagram.com/barcroft_tv/ Born Different - https://www.instagram.com/borndifferentshow/ Shake My Beauty - https://www.instagram.com/shakemybeauty/ Hooked On The Look - https://www.instagram.com/hookedonthelookshow/ Beast Buddies - https://www.instagram.com/beastbuddiesshow/ Ridiculous Rides - https://www.instagram.com/ridiculousridesshow/ Snapped In The Wild - https://www.instagram.com/snappedinthewild/ Dog Dynasty - https://www.instagram.com/dogdynastyshow/ For more amazing content, click here! Barcroft Animals: https://www.youtube.com/barcroftanimals/featured Barcroft Cars: https://www.youtube.com/user/BarcroftCars/featured

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