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Synthetic Speech Generated From Brain Recordings

A state-of-the-art brain-machine interface created by UC San Francisco neuroscientists can generate natural-sounding synthetic speech by using brain activity to control a virt...
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Speech Recognition Technology Is Not A Solution For Poor Readers

Could artificial intelligence be a solution for people who cannot read well (functional illiterates) or those who cannot read at all (complete illiterates)? According to psych...
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Sensing Food Textures Is A Matter Of Pressure

Food's texture affects whether it is eaten, liked or rejected, according to Penn State researchers, who say some people are better at detecting even minor differences in consi...
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Drug To Treat Malaria Could Mitigate Hereditary Hearing Loss

The ability to hear depends on proteins to reach the outer membrane of sensory cells in the inner ear. But in certain types of hereditary hearing loss, mutations in the protei...
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When It Looks Like Dementia But Isn’t: Epilepsy Not Just A “Children’s Disease”

Last September, Guy Bradley began having episodes of severe and sudden confusion with night sweats and nausea. "He'd wake up and not know where he was or what day it was," sa...
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Hearing Through Your Fingers: Device That Converts Speech

A novel study published in Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience provides the first evidence that a simple and inexpensive non-invasive speech-to-touch sensory substitution d...
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Coherent? Voice Disorders Significantly Affect Listeners, Too

"Fly heading two three zero, runway two seven left, cleared for takeoff." Air traffic controllers are among the 25 to 45% of the workforce in the United States who use their v...
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Parkinson's Foundation Hosts Professional Education Training In Charleston

The Parkinson's Foundation announced the location of its signature professional education program course, Allied Team Training for Parkinson's, ATTP® in Charleston, SC. The th...
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Do You Hear What I Hear?

A new study by Columbia University researchers found that infants at high risk for autism were less attuned to differences in speech patterns than low-risk infants. The findin...
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How Language Developed: Comprehension Learning Precedes Vocal Production

Human language and communication skills are unique in the animal kingdom. How they developed in the course of evolution is being researched, among other things, using the alar...
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A Super Tool Helps Kids With Autism Improve Socialization Skills

A team of NIH-funded researchers at Stanford University Medical School has found that children with autism improved measurably on a test of socialization and learning when the...
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What’s Causing Your Vertigo? Goggles May Help With Diagnosis

Vertigo is a form of severe dizziness that can result in a loss of balance, a feeling of falling, trouble walking or standing, or nausea. There is more than one type of vertig...
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Coherent? Voice Disorders Significantly Affect Listeners, Too

“Fly heading two three zero, runway two seven left, cleared for takeoff.” Air traffic controllers are among the 25 to 45% of the workforce in the United States who use their v...
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Detecting Dementia's Damaging Effects Before It's Too Late

Scientists might have found an early detection method for some forms of dementia, according to new research by the University of Arizona and the University of Toronto's Baycre...
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First Smartphone App That Can Hear Ear Infections In Children

Ear infections are the most common reason that parents bring their children to a pediatrician, according to the National Institutes of Health. This condition occurs when flui...
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Experimental Brain-Controlled Hearing Aid Decodes, Identifies Who You Want To Hear

Our brains have a remarkable knack for picking out individual voices in a noisy environment, like a crowded coffee shop or a busy city street. This is something that even the ...
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Researchers Create Standardized Measurement For Pediatric Facial Palsy

An international team of researchers, including a psychologist at Oregon State University, has developed a standardized measurement for pediatric facial palsy that will improv...
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Baptist Health Partners With PatientPing, Enabling Real-Time Care Coordination Across Acute And Post-Acute Care Settings

PatientPing, the nation's leading care coordination platform, today announced a new partnership with the Baptist Health Accountable Care Organization (ACO), Baptist Health Car...
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New Doctors’ DNA Ages Six Times Faster Than Normal In First Year

In just a few short weeks, tens of thousands of newly minted doctors will start the most intense year of their training: the first year of residency, also called the intern ye...
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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to Build New Specialty Care and Urgent Care Center in Abington

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) today announced plans to open a new 37,000-square-foot Specialty Care & Urgent Care Center in Abington, PA. This is the latest expan...
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New AAN Guideline For Treating Tourette Syndrome And Other Chronic Tic Disorders

For people living with Tourette syndrome and other chronic tic disorders, there are effective treatments that may help improve symptoms, according to a new guideline by the Am...
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Study: AI Can Detect Depression In A Child’s Speech

A machine learning algorithm can detect signs of anxiety and depression in the speech patterns of young children, potentially providing a fast and easy way of diagnosing condi...
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Hearing Researcher Robert Fettiplace Named A Passano Fellow; 2nd Major Scientific Award

The University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Robert Fettiplace has been named a 2019 Passano Fellow for his research into the mechanics of hearing, his second prestigious internation...
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Was Leonardo Da Vinci’s Dyslexia Responsible For His Brilliance

May 2nd marks the 500th anniversary of da Leonardo da Vinci death, and has prompted a revisiting of the life of a man considered by many to be the most creative person ever. H...
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Researchers At Texas State Use Machine Learning To Help Children With Autism Identify Facial Expressions

According to the Emotional Intelligence Academy, there are seven universal facial expressions humans possess: happiness, sadness, fear, disgust, anger, contempt and surprise....
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