Tuesday, December 29, 2009
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Saturday, December 26, 2009
I'm Speechless Word of the Day
If you can remember that the combining form -phasia (from Greek for "speak") denotes speech disorders, you have a handy box for a number of things that can go wrong with vocalization. Aphasia is an inability to produce speech owing to disease or injury; dysphasia is the impairment of such ability. All other phasias are rarer and more obscure.
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Sunday, December 20, 2009
"To us, this was a big thrill for him to get the award," said Judi Roy, Mike's mother. "When he was a young child, I was told to put him in an institution and to forget about him, as if he didn't have a brain. He hadn't been diagnosed and back then autism was almost unheard of and ...Next...
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Saturday, December 19, 2009
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Monday, December 14, 2009
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Sunday, December 6, 2009
make their way into our minds, researchers have
found, and enhance associated memories.
“The research strongly suggests that we don’t shut
down our minds during deep sleep,” says John
Rudoy, lead author of the study and a neuroscience
PhD student at Northwestern University. “Rather
this is an important time for consolidating memories.” Next.....
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