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Chronic health impairments include medical conditions that significantly limit a student's ability to function in an educational environment.
A diagnosis of a medical condition alone is not sufficient. In addition to the General Disability Documentation Guidelines, documentation for students requesting accommodations on the basis of chronic health-related disabilities needs to include:
Will depend significantly on the condition being accommodated. Common characteristics include fatigue, chronic pain, restrictions on types of environments the student can work in.