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4 Ways to Get Through Job Interviews With Aphasia
Going to a job interview is stressful in the best of circumstances. ...
Aphasia.org - Sat. Nov 18
Tiny Opioid Victims: Addicted Moms-to-Be Transmit Hepatitis C
More fallout from the U.S. opioid epidemic Wisconsin has seen a near doubling of women on Medicaid who have the hepatitis C virus HCV in pregnancy. In turn, this has fueled a rise in babies born with the dangerous infection. Widespread injection drug use has triggered rapid increases of hepatitis C infections among young adults nationwide, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Such drug use is seen as fallout f ...
Healthday - Sat. Nov 11
Navigating the genome to cure deafness
A new Tel Aviv University study solves a critical piece of the puzzle of human deafness by identifying the first group of long non-coding RNAs lncRNAs in the auditory system. The research on long non-coding RNAs is crucial to understanding how gene expression and regulatory elements influence the auditory system, says Prof. Karen Avraham, Vice Dean of TAU s Sackler Faculty of Medicine. How do changes in these inheritable parts of the genome contribute to d ...
EurekAlert - Sat. Nov 11
Profiles of Aphasia: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight D. Eisenhower. 5-star general during World War II. 34th President of ...
Aphasia.org - Sat. Nov 11
Visual Coping Techniques
There are plenty of ways to release your feelings when you have ...
Aphasia.org - Sat. Nov 11
Beau Biden and Aphasia
Joe Biden is a champion for aphasia awareness. His new memoir, Promise ...
Aphasia.org - Sat. Nov 11
Profiles of Aphasia: Sharon Stone
You probably remember her from Basic Instinct, captivating her questioners while answering ...
Aphasia.org - Mon. Oct 30
Releasing Emotions
Emotions were high. Lauren Marks had a big decision to make. She ...
Aphasia.org - Mon. Oct 30
Case Western Reserve research advance may prevent a form of hereditary hearing...
A research advance co-led by Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine s Kumar Alagramam, PhD, may stop the progression of hearing loss and lead to significant preservation of hearing in people with Usher syndrome type III, a form of hereditary hearing loss linked to defects in the sensory hair cells in the inner ear. USH3 is caused by a mutation in the clarin-1 gene. The onset of sensory deficits in USH3, which also can result in loss of vision, ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Oct 30
Trump Declares Opioid Epidemic a Public Health Emergency
In his first major speech Thursday on the opioid epidemic in the United States, President Donald Trump declared the crisis a public health emergency. As Americans, we cannot allow this to continue, Trump said in a speech from the White House. It is time to liberate our communities from the scourge. We can be the generation that ends the opioid epidemic. The president, flanked by First Lady Melania Trump and New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie, added ...
Healthday - Mon. Oct 30
Being Okay with the Difference, My Beautiful Broken Brain, Part 4
Lotje tries many things to get back to her old style of ...
Aphasia.org - Fri. Oct 20
Information Overload and Medical Decisions
Information overload is a real problem. Before the Internet, if you wanted ...
Aphasia.org - Fri. Oct 20