Category Archives: Research

Yes, You Can Catch Insanity

  from Nautilus Yes, You Can Catch Insanity A controversial disease revives the debate about the immune system and mental illness. BY ANDREW CURRYILLUSTRATION BY HADLEY HOOPER  APRIL 16, 2015

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How can we help carers and health workers diagnose illness in non-verbal patients?

  Autism and ill health: how to spot the subtle signs that something is wrong The Guardian, Health and wellbeing by Saskia Baron Sunday March 29, 2015 People with autism and learning disabilities can die up to 20 years prematurely. … Continue reading

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Pat Furlong and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Pat Furlong of Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy Excerpt only: Medical Dispatch; Mother Courage A family tragedy and a scientific crusade (by John Colapinto, New Yorker, Dec. 20 & 27, 2010) Visit: Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy

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Untangling the Myths About Attention Disorder

12.13.10 Another great article from the New York Times, 12/13/10: Untangling the Myths About Attention Disorder, by Perri Klass, M.D.

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PEN Event Jan. 2011: Brain Rules for Teachers

PEN Event Jan. 2011: Brain Rules for Teachers We should all be so lucky that our schools and teachers would think outside the box.

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