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22 July, 2016 - Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

In advance of the Summer Meeting of the Council of the Federation, which brings together all of Canada’s premiers, the Health Action Lobby (HEAL) has written a letter to all provincial and territorial premiers, health ministers and finance ministers...

21 July, 2016 - Harvard University

A new commentary in JAMA Pediatrics provides guidance for parents of children under age three on how they can nurture their children’s language development. The commentary is written by a literacy expert and a pediatrician. Click here to read the...

21 July, 2016 - The Wall Street Journal

Alzheimer’s can affect the brains of people who are genetically predisposed to the disease as early as childhood, long before they show symptoms, according to a new study. The study examined brain imaging and cognitive testing data for 1,187...

21 July, 2016 - Scientific American

An immune molecule, interferon gamma, plays a key role in social behaviour in mice, according to a new study. Researchers found that without interferon gamma, the prefrontal cortex, linked to social behavior, is very active and mice are less social...

21 July, 2016 - BBC News

Andrew Rees became the first man who is deaf to swim solo across the English Channel this past weekend. Rees used the swim to raise money to help the Great Britain Deaf Swimming team attend the Deaflympics.

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