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Scientists, parents join forces to identify new genetic disease in children - Baylor College of Medicine News

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Scientists, parents join forces to identify new genetic disease in children Baylor College of Medicine News Scientists and parents have worked together to identify a new genetic disease that causes neurologic, muscle, eye and liver problems in...
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Telemedicine makes treatment easier for children with autism spectrum ... - newszap.com

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Survivor discusses brain injury needs - Southwest Virginia Today

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Survivor discusses brain injury needs Southwest Virginia Today With an estimated 18,000 in this region diagnosed with traumatic brain injury, Barker said she wonders how many more are suffering undiagnosed, who were simply discharged from the...
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Kids at Children's Mercy get the opportunity to treat "patients" of their own - fox4kc.com

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Kids at Children's Mercy get the opportunity to treat "patients" of their own
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It's up to what the doctor diagnoses them with,” said Trista Williams a certified child life specialist.
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Early intervention is key for children with developmental disabilities - WRAL.com

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Early intervention is key for children with developmental disabilities WRAL.com In Raleigh, experts at the Tammy Lynn Center, which serves nearly 400 families annually with children or adults who have developmental disabilities, are placing greater...
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NON-PROFIT REPORT: Bridges for Brain Injury Inc. - Rochester Business Journal

NON-PROFIT REPORT: Bridges for Brain Injury Inc.
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Bridges for Brain Injury Inc., incorporated in 2007, serves people with traumatic brain injuries or physical disabilities and those clients' families.
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Study Offers a Clue in Autism's Gender Divide - Newsweek

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One of the great mysteries of autism is why many more boys are diagnosed with the disorder than girls. In the United States, 80 percent of people with autism spectrum disorder are male.
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DV's Underwood doesn't let spina bifida stand in the way of his dreams - Ahwatukee Foothills News

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DV's Underwood doesn't let spina bifida stand in the way of his dreams
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Each year, about 1,500 babies are born with spina bifida, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website.
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Special phone available at no cost to those with hearing loss in FL - WTXL ABC 27

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Special phone available at no cost to those with hearing loss in FL
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According to the company, there are about three million people living in Florida why have some type of hearing loss.
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Brain Study Suggests Autism Starts Before Birth - NBCNews.com

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The last survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed 2 percent of U.S.
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Legal battle between Poudre School District, special needs student's family ... - The Denver Channel

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Legal battle between Poudre School District, special needs student's family ...
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Expert: Breastfeeding offers mother, baby benefits - Daily Journal Online

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Expert: Breastfeeding offers mother, baby benefits
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One of the most important things a mother can do for her child is to breastfeed. This is the message that St. Francois County Health Center's Natasha Sullivan is ...
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Young Patients At Children's Hospital Get To Play Doctor For A Day - CBS Local

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Young Patients At Children's Hospital Get To Play Doctor For A Day CBS Local Elise Ehrenreich a child life specialist at CHOP, says even though the kids are working with dolls, this experience gives them a chance to see what being a doctor is all...
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Man jailed over toddler death

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Craig Lewis is jailed for eight years for inflicting "catastrophic" brain injuries on 22-month-old Kieron Barley. (Man jailed over toddler death: Craig Lewis is jailed for eight years for inflicting "catastrophic" brain injuries...
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Fibroblast growth factor 21 promising in treating metabolic disorders - Family Practice News Digital Network

Fibroblast growth factor 21 promising in treating metabolic disorders Family Practice News Digital Network CHICAGO – Fibroblast growth factor 21 shows early promise as a novel therapy for a variety of metabolic disorders closely associated with...
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Tracking Huntington's disease through brain metabolism - EurekAlert (press release)

Tracking Huntington's disease through brain metabolism
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Huntington's disease (HD) is a hereditary disorder characterized by the progressive onset of neurodegeneration.
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Kids who don't cry: New disorder discovered - KCRA Sacramento

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Kids who don't cry: New disorder discovered
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The paper identifies NGLY1 deficiency as an inherited genetic disorder, caused by mutations in the NGLY1 gene.
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Down Syndrome: Common Chromosomal Abnormality - Onislam.net

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Down Syndrome: Common Chromosomal Abnormality
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Most of the illnesses affecting people with Down syndrome are also affecting people in general, however they are more common with the genetic disorder.
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Francois working to help others struggling after traumatic brain injury - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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Francois working to help others struggling after traumatic brain injury
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Francois suffered a severe brain injury and lost five months while in a coma.
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Sixth-grader spreads awareness about cerebral palsy at St. Peter intermediate ... - Southernminn.com

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Sixth-grader spreads awareness about cerebral palsy at St. Peter intermediate ...
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Which is why on March 25, she visited the school's classes, handing out green wristbands and encouraging them to learn more about cerebral palsy.
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Children with developmental disabilities must be kept safe from sexual predators - Canton Repository

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Children with developmental disabilities must be kept safe from sexual predators
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The article “Canton man with HIV accused of sex with boy” (March 12) sickened me.
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Snowboarder Kevin Pearce On His Traumatic Brain Injury: My Brain Is So Fragile ... - Huffington Post

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Why Are Children Losing Their Autism Diagnosis? - Huffington Post

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Why Are Children Losing Their Autism Diagnosis?
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Home Community Cerebral palsy won't stop novice marathon runner... - Northumberland News

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Home Community Cerebral palsy won't stop novice marathon runner...
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MISSISSAUGA — Joanne Strang, 61, has cerebral palsy, but that won't stop her from taking part in the Mississauga Marathon on May 4.
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Research and Markets: Opportunity Analyzer: Autism Spectrum Disorder ... - Business Wire (press release)

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