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Balancing Your Caregiver Feelings
Throughout the book, Joe Biden needs to balance his feelings as the ...
Aphasia.org - Sat. Feb 17
Affiliate Highlight: Santa Rosa Speech & Language Services
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Aphasia.org - Sat. Feb 17
University of Pennsylvania researchers conduct comprehensive evaluation of pat...
PHILADELPHIA - A comprehensive evaluation by clinical researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania identified a neurological syndrome that left U.S. government personnel serving in Havana, Cuba with persistent memory and thinking dysfunction, as well as vision and balance problems after hearing unusual noises in their homes or hotel rooms. The team published their findings in JAMA . None of these patients have suffered a ...
EurekAlert - Sat. Feb 17
Hearing loss is common after infant heart surgery
Children who have heart surgery as infants are at risk for hearing loss, coupled with associated risks for language, attention and cognitive problems, by age four. In a single-center group of 348 preschoolers who survived cardiac surgery, researchers found hearing loss in about 21 percent, a rate 20 times higher than is found in the general population. The researchers recommend that children who undergo heart surgery have their hearing evaluated by age 24 ...
EurekAlert - Sat. Feb 17
Link between hallucinations and dopamine not such a mystery, finds study
New York, NY February 16, 2018 -Researchers at Columbia University Irving Medical Center CUIMC and New York State Psychiatric Institute NYSPI found that people with schizophrenia who experience auditory hallucinations tend to hear what they expect, an exaggerated version of a perceptual distortion that is common among other people without hallucinations. Those with hallucinations and other psychotic symptoms are known to have elevated dopamine, the main ar ...
EurekAlert - Sat. Feb 17
Affiliate Highlight: Metropolitan Communication Associates
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Aphasia.org - Mon. Feb 12
Don't Count on an American to Do CPR
If someone collapsed in front of you, could you perform CPR If you answered no, you re hardly alone. Just over half of Americans know how to perform the emergency procedure. And even fewer know the recommended hands-only technique for bystanders, a new Cleveland Clinic survey reveals. The survey also found that many Americans can t tell the difference between heart attack and stroke symptoms. This could lead to delays in patients receiving proper treatment ...
Healthday - Mon. Feb 12
Hearing loss linked to poor nutrition in early childhood, study suggests
Young adults who were undernourished as preschool children were approximately twice as likely to suffer from hearing loss as their better- nourished peers, a new study suggests. The study, led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, analyzed the relationship between the hearing of more than 2,200 young adults in Nepal and their nutritional levels as children 16 years earlier. The findings suggest that nutritional intervention ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Feb 12
Global neonatal hearing screening devices market to exceed US$ 44.4 mn in 2025
Persistence Market Research presents a new report titled Neonatal Hearing Screening Devices Market Global Industry Analysis 2012 - 2016 and Forecast 2017 - 2025 that studies the performance of the global neonatal hearing screening devices market over an eight year assessment period from 2017 to 2025. The report presents the value forecast of the global neonatal hearing screening devices market and provides important insights as well as analysis on the fact ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Feb 12
Affiliate Highlight: High Quality Home Therapy
This is another entry in our affiliate highlight series. We 8217 re currently looking ...
Aphasia.org - Wed. Feb 7
Profiles of Aphasia: Julie Harris
Julie Harris entertained us for decades, whether it was in one of ...
Aphasia.org - Wed. Feb 7
Affiliate Highlight: Neuro-Acupuncture
This is another entry in our affiliate highlight series. We 8217 re currently looking ...
Aphasia.org - Wed. Feb 7