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Saturday, December 20, 2014

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Speech, Language & Swallowing Deficits in a Long-Term Acute Care Setting Q&A with Leigh Anne Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

Leigh Ann Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, received her undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and her master's degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. She is a board certified specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders and works at Promise Hospital (www.promise-batonrouge.com... Continue Reading



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Decades-Long Sinusitis Odyssey Cured By Loyola Otolaryngologist

After three unsuccessful surgeries and countless physician visits, Nadia Campbell still had no sense of taste or smell and suffered terrible sinus pain with a perpetual runny nose. “I used to wake up at night literally every hour to blow my nose bec... Continue Reading


Blood Test For Breast Cancer

It may be possible to develop a simple blood test that, by detecting changes in the zinc in our bodies, could help to diagnose breast cancer early. A team, led by Oxford University scientists, took techniques normally used to analyze trace metal iso... Continue Reading


Disabled Could Benefit From NIH-Backed Robotics

New research in robotics might help with stroke rehabilitation, guide wheelchairs, and assist children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Projects investigating co-robotics are the focus of new funding from the National Institutes of Health. This is the... Continue Reading


Children Understand Familiar Voices Better than those of Strangers

Familiar voices can improve spoken language processing among school-age children, according to a study by NYU's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. However, the advantage of hearing a familiar voice only helps children to ... Continue Reading


Infant Cooing, Babbling Linked to Hearing Ability, MU Researcher Finds

Infants’ vocalizations throughout the first year follow a set of predictable steps from crying and cooing to forming syllables and first words. However, previous research had not addressed how the amount of vocalizations may differ between hearing an... Continue Reading


Viral Infection in Nose Can Trigger Bacterial Infection in the Ear

Middle ear infection (acute otitis media) is very common in young children. Now, a new study from the US suggests one of the triggers can be a viral infection in the nose. The researchers, from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC... Continue Reading


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