New Approach To Autism
Nirasha Dhaniram, far right, has taken her multi-disciplinary approach to her school for autism. Nirasha Dhaniram, far right, has taken her multi-disciplinary approach to her school for autism.
Neuroplasticity is at the heart of one… Continue reading
Paralympic athletes with cerebral palsy
A recent study of Paralympic athletes with cerebral palsy found physical training can offset some changes in body composition and physiology caused by the condition.
Study results are published in the American… Continue reading
What is Down Syndrome?
In every cell in the human body there is a nucleus, where genetic material is stored in genes. Genes carry the codes responsible for all of our inherited traits and are grouped along rod-like structures called… Continue reading
What Is Autism?
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive… Continue reading
The brain injury causing a child’s Cerebral Palsy diagnosis can present itself in a number of ways. While some children may face physical challenges due to their CP, others can face significant barriers in mental development. As such,… Continue reading