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18 August, 2016 - CBC

Serenity Holdbrook, 10, whose sister has autism, recently interviewed the Premier of Nova Scotia, Stephen McNeil, for her YouTube channel. The Nova Scotian government promised to invest an extra $3.6 million in Early Intensive Behavioural...

18 August, 2016 - The Guardian

New research could help scientists understand why Alzheimer’s disease spreads in some brains, but not others. Different people have different levels of proteins that protect against clumping in their brains. These variations are present...

18 August, 2016 - TODAY

A member of the American Olympic men’s volleyball team, David Smith, is nearly deaf. Smith was also on the team when it tied for fifth at the last Olympics. Smith wears hearing aids while playing volleyball and uses hand signals and lip-reading...

18 August, 2016 - The University of Connecticut

An American researcher is studying and developing a blood test that he hopes will be able to detect hearing loss. Kourosh Parham, an associate professor at the University of Connecticut, has developed a test that measures levels of a...

18 August, 2016 - McGill University

A new neuroscience study examines how Sting's brain​ responds to music. Using functional and structural brain scans, McGill University researchers observed similarities in Sting's brain as he listened to different songs. Sting's brain...

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