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13 January, 2014 - Express

Filmmaker Steve McQueen — whose 2013 production 12 Years a Slave took home the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture, Drama at last night’s ceremony — opened up recently about his dyslexia. He told the Guardian Weekend magazine that he felt the need...

13 January, 2014 - Imperial Valley Press

A doctoral candidate at the San Diego State University-Imperial Valley campus is examining the role of bilingualism in the communication abilities of children with autism. Cecilia Fragoso, the campus’ special education coordinator, will review...

13 January, 2014 - University of Toronto

University of Toronto professor Alain Dabdoub is researching whether potential future advancements in hearing loss treatment could include a biological component. Dabdoub believes that it may be possible for scientists to go beyond the technological...

10 January, 2014 - The Queens Gazette

The Savvy Senior advice columnist offers suggestions for home telephones that can help the elderly stay connected, including phones catering to individuals with hearing loss, low vision, memory problems and limited mobility. Read the Gazette column...

10 January, 2014 - CBC News

Garth Johnson, chief executive officer of Calgary-based consulting firm Meticulon Consulting, believes that hiring an individual with autism is not an act of charity, but a smart business move. Some people with autism spectrum disorders have high...

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