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25 November, 2013 - Chicago Tribune

READ THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE STORY A Danish company specializing in hearing aid technology is working with Apple to develop a new product that may help combat some of the stigma associated with hearing aid use. GN Store Nord, the world’s fourth-...

25 November, 2013 - Journal of the American Medical Association

READ THE JAMA ABSTRACT Research published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association indicates that few parents of teenagers are aware of the dangers of noise-induced hearing loss. Through a wide-scale national survey, a Penn...

25 November, 2013 - WCVB

SEE THE WCVB STORY A Peewee football team in a Boston suburb hosted a special day of appreciation for their much-loved water coach, 6-year-old Danny Keefe. Danny has Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) and loves to dress up at school, which...

25 November, 2013 - Molecular Autism

READ THE MOLECULAR AUTISM ABSTRACT READ THE DISABILITY SCOOP STORY Researchers from the University of Cambridge have found that synaesthesia — or the experience of “mixing” the senses — is up to three times more common in patients with autism...

22 November, 2013 - Forbes

READ THE FORBES STORY Staff at nursing homes across the United States continue to overuse antipsychotic drugs to treat behavioural issues in patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Physicians can legally prescribe antipsychotic medications —...

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