What Is Apraxia?

by Annette Pinder In 2012 Carly Fleishman, who has childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) posted three questions on her Facebook page: What do you know about apraxia, and did you know I have it? Did you know one in five people with autism have it? Do you

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‘Study Drugs’ And College Students: Monthly Patterns In Stimulant Initiation

by Rachel N. Lipari, Ph.D., and Rachel Rush, M.A. (NAPSI)-A myth on many college campuses is that “study drugs” help students succeed in preparing for and taking exams. Study drugs are typically prescription stimulants that people take to lose weight, to stay awake or to combat attention

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Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center October Calendar of Events

October 2015 Calendar of Events Thursdays Meeting: Project Runway Weekly Peer Group, 11 a.m. to 12 noon, Mary C. Dyster Community Education Room, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 621 10th St.  Fridays Meeting: Alcoholics Anonymous First Step Group, 8 to 9 p.m., Memorial Medical Center Auditorium, 621

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Pregnant with Severe Nausea & Vomiting? It could be hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) and local help may be available.

By Annette Pinder Not long ago, the world watched as the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, struggled with severe morning sickness that required a hospital stay and intravenous fluids. It turns out that Ms. Middleton wasn’t just suffering from common morning sickness. Instead, she had a condition known

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