25 August, 2016 - The Conversation

This article by University of Melbourne audiologist Dani Tomlin provides an introduction to auditory processing disorder (APD). It includes information about the symptoms of APD, how it is diagnosed, the causes and the treatment options.

25 August, 2016 - Columbia University Medical Center

Mice who were treated with omega-3 fatty acids after a stroke had less brain damage, according to a new study. Researchers induced strokes in mice and treated some of the mice with the omega-3 fatty acid DHA, some of the mice with the omega-3 fatty...

25 August, 2016 - Ottawa Citizen

An Ottawa-based social enterprise, Clearwater Clinical, is using smartphones to make health-care technology more accessible and efficient. One of Clearwater Clinical’s inventions is an iPad audiometer called Shoebox. Matthew Bromwich, ear, nose and...

25 August, 2016 - University of Southern California

Implanting a protein called 3K3A-APC alongside human neural stem cells into the brains of mice who had strokes improved the mice’s recovery, according to a new study. The protein helped convert the stem cells into neurons. Read the study here.

25 August, 2016 - Slate

This article examines the impact on a child’s speech and language development when their parents imitate their speech and language errors. Diane Paul, director of clinical issues in speech-language pathology at the American Speech-Language-Hearing...