February 18, 2013

Hearing Loss Takes Toll on Cognition!

Background  Whether hearing loss is independently associated with accelerated cognitive decline in older adults is unknown. Hearing loss predicted increased cognitive decline in older adults. Point […]
February 11, 2013

Preemies Slow Growth May Harm Brain Cortex

LA Speech Therapist Note that this prospective cohort study demonstrated associations between poor postnatal growth and worse gray-matter maturation as assessed by MRI. Be aware that, […]
February 4, 2013

Relationship of Aspirin Use With Age-Related Muscular Degeneration

LA Speech – Age-Related Muscular Degeneration Objective  To determine whether regular aspirin use is associated with a higher risk for developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by […]
January 28, 2013

Optimal Outcome In Individuals With a History of Autism

Speech Pathology LA Wrap up points from the article: For a small proportion of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), that diagnosis may only be […]