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19 May, 2017 - Microsoft

"Emma Lawton is 33, and one of the 2% of people with Parkinson’s who have been diagnosed with the neurological condition before they are 40. She is sitting in Microsoft’s office in London, describing the moment she first used the “Emma...

19 May, 2017 - Hamilton Spectator

"Ontario families of children with autism will be able to choose between using government-funded services or receiving funding to pay for private therapy, as part of an overhauled program. The Liberal government announced Thursday that..." ...

19 May, 2017 - Vancouver Courier

"It was in 2006 when Benson Hsu published his thesis at the University of B.C. entitled, “Chinese and Western cultural differences in seniors’ attitudes and beliefs concerning hearing loss and related coping strategies.” The study provided...

19 May, 2017 - University of Toronto

"Ormia ochracea's sense of directional hearing is second to none in the animal kingdom. “These flies have highly specialized ears that provide the most acute directional hearing of any animal,” says Andrew Mason, an associate professor of...

19 May, 2017 - McGill University

"Metformin, the most widely used drug to treat type 2 diabetes, could potentially be used to treat symptoms of Fragile X syndrome, an inherited form of intellectual disability and a cause of some forms of autism. A new study led by...

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