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24 June, 2016 - Le Journal de Montréal

« L’absence d’une espèce de bactérie intestinale est liée à des symptômes similaires à l’autisme chez des souris de laboratoire, ont constaté des chercheurs dont la découverte pourrait ouvrir des pistes de traitement de ce trouble chez les humains...

24 June, 2016 - The University of Toronto

Computer scientists at Winterlight Labs, a startup in Toronto, are researching how speech recognition software and machine learning can identify symptoms of dementia. Winterlight has developed a prototype that can analyze one to five minute speech...

24 June, 2016 - National Institute for Health Research

The UK National Institute for Health Research is funding a study on improving communication skills for children with autism. Previous research has found that therapy focusing on parent-child communication can improve social communication for...

24 June, 2016 - CBC

The Saskatchewan children’s advocate, Bob Pringle, has tabled a report in the provincial legislative assembly, which states that the province failed a teenager with hearing loss who died in a youth correctional facility of acute bronchopneumonia...

24 June, 2016 - CBC

This column by Alex Lytwyn, who has cerebral palsy, calls for more support in Manitoba for teenagers and adults with disabilities. As a child, Lytwyn had access to physiotherapy and speech therapy. “When a person enters high school they're not a...

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