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Loss of speech caused by rare form of early onset dementia
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Progressive Aphasia: When Words Get Stuck Between Mind and ...

Progressive Aphasia: When Words Get Stuck Between Mind and ... | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
The Las Vegas Review-Journal published a story about 65-year-old Jacob Sobotka, a man affected with primary progressive aphasia. Read about the challenges between a functioning mind and a mouth that resists his efforts ...
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Pure Word Blindness Stopped With Letter Tracing Technique: What Is Alexia ... - Medical Daily

Pure Word Blindness Stopped With Letter Tracing Technique: What Is Alexia ... - Medical Daily | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Pure Word Blindness Stopped With Letter Tracing Technique: What Is Alexia ...
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More men take on caregiver role

More men take on caregiver role | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
With Alzheimer's and other debilitating diseases afflicting more women, the men in their lives are stepping up to take on the caregiving burden.
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Twitter / HeadwayWirral: Great ideas from UK connect ...

Twitter / HeadwayWirral: Great ideas from UK connect ... | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Great ideas from UK connect about helping people with the communication disorder aphasia http://t.co/VCuzAqtaEn
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A Lost Language - New York Times (blog)

A Lost Language - New York Times (blog) | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog) A Lost Language New York Times (blog) But it was the aphasia, the nonsense word substitution, that was the real tell. Dad just wanted to stay home and sleep, but Mom and I convinced him to go to the E.R.
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Speech Therapy Activities For Aphasia

Speech Therapy: As A Treatment For Aphasia ... Exercise. Since most types of Aphasia would include right-sided weakness of the body and sensory loss, it is important for the patient to be able to exercise their body.
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What is Primary Progressive Aphasia? « Exploring Dementia

What is Primary Progressive Aphasia? « Exploring Dementia | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Author's note: A short while back, I began a project whereby I attempted to write articles describing the various forms of dementia. But this work was put on the back-burner when my computer crashed, and other life matters got ...
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I did not give permission for reproduction of my writings in this manner. Please remove my article from your page.
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A Day of Aphasia | inspiredrecovery.net

A Day of Aphasia | inspiredrecovery.net | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
A look at living with aphasia. Experience the unique frustration of not being able to trust your own mind. ... The days went by without thoughts of doubt, depression, or loss.
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Aphasia: How a Video IS Worth a Thousand Words - ASHAsphere

Aphasia: How a Video IS Worth a Thousand Words - ASHAsphere | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Ours is a rewarding profession but during the past year and a half my involvement in a community aphasia support group has been one of the most gratifying experiences of my career. Approximately two years ago, the ...
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Change Your Brain, Change Your Life - In Photos: How To Change Your Brain For The Better

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life - In Photos: How To Change Your Brain For The Better | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Our personalities, thought patterns and emotional responses are wired into our brains, says Richard Davidson, Ph.D., author of The Emotional Life of Your Brain, but you can change your brain.
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It Takes A Global Village To End Multiple Sclerosis - Imperial Valley News - Imperial Valley News

It Takes A Global Village To End Multiple Sclerosis - Imperial Valley News - Imperial Valley News | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
It Takes A Global Village To End Multiple Sclerosis - Imperial Valley News Imperial Valley News MS can cause blurred vision, loss of balance, slurred speech, numbness, extreme fatigue, problems with memory, paralysis, blindness and more.
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Therapy That 'Moves' You - Chicago Tribune

Therapy That 'Moves' You - Chicago Tribune | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Therapy That 'Moves' You Chicago Tribune What about using dance as a way for individuals to communicate when traditional forms of communication are hindered by aphasia, mild cognitive impairment, or dementia?
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Aphasia

Aphasia ( /?’fe???/ or /?’fe?zi?/, from ancient Greek ?fas?a (?fat??, ?- + f?µ?), “speechlessness”[1]) is an impairment of language ability. This class of language disorder ...
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Must-read memoir: One Hundred Names for Love - SheKnows.com

Must-read memoir: One Hundred Names for Love - SheKnows.com | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
SheKnows.comMust-read memoir: One Hundred Names for LoveSheKnows.comAfter Paul West, author and wordsmith, suffered a stroke that left him literally speechless, his wife, Diane Ackerman, fought to help him regain his voice.
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5 Myths About Technology and Parenting

5 Myths About Technology and Parenting | Primary progressive aphasia | Scoop.it
Let's face it. Technology has dramatically changed the manner in which we are able to parent.
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The Treasure Hunt

A short educational video for children about aphasia following stroke.
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