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24 February, 2017 - Globe and Mail

"Laura Boudreau’s precocious first child began talking early. She expected her second to do the same, but instead she and her husband waited and waited for Miller to say his first word. Worried he might have a speech delay, Ms. Boudreau put her..."...

24 February, 2017 - The Telegraph

"A new portable brain scanning helmet which diagnoses the extent of stroke damage in just 30 seconds could prevent patients being left with severe disability. Around 152,000 people suffer a stroke in Britain each year, but fewer...

24 February, 2017 - Baylor College of Medicine

"Seeing is not always believing – visual speech (mouth movements) mismatched with auditory speech (sounds) can result in the perception of an entirely different message. This mysterious illusion is known as the McGurk effect. Neuroscience...

24 February, 2017 - Tech Spot

"YouTube is one of the top entertainment destinations on the Internet but for the 360 million people worldwide that are deaf or hard of hearing, enjoying videos like everyone else isn’t a given. Google first launched video captions back in...

24 February, 2017 - Science Daily

"Within the inner ear, thousands of hair cells detect sound waves and translate them into nerve signals that allow us to hear speech, music, and other everyday sounds. Damage to these cells is one of the leading causes of hearing loss, which affects...

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