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01 November, 2016 - Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Deadlines for the SAC student awards are quickly approaching! We are currently accepting submissions for the Isabel Richard Student Paper Awards (deadline December 1, 2016) and peer nominations for the Student Excellence Awards...

02 December, 2016 - Reuters

In a small study, American researchers say they have found a biomarker of concussion that can be identified in PET scans. The researchers studied four current and 10 former NFL players who had concussions as well as a control group with no history...

02 December, 2016 - Global News

Saskatchewan has launched a text 911 service to make its emergency response system more accessible. People who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired can register their cellphones to access the service. In the case of an emergency, registered...

02 December, 2016 - CBC

A drug trial for an experimental treatment for Alzheimer’s has failed. The drug was found to be no more effective than a placebo. The treatment was spearheaded by drugmaker Eli Lilly and experts had modest expectations for the trial, although the...

02 December, 2016 - Guelph Today

Ontario MPP Ted Arnott is calling on the provincial government to improve services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. Arnott spoke in the Ontario Legislature, calling for improved mental health services for people who are deaf, greater...

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