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By On November 30th, 2012

New Training Gives Hope For DCD

Developmental coordination disorder affects one out of 20 children. It’s a neurological disorder that impairs motor functions and usually is seen in conjunction with autism or ADHD. It can be extremely difficult to diagnose, especially in milder cases but has an enormous impact socially, academically and emotionally. Until recently, children suffering from DCD had no…

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By On November 29th, 2012

Genome Research Reveals Clues To Brain Development

Scientists have discovered that what was once considered ‘junk sequences’ in genomes could actually help define brain development and uncover the causes of cognitive decline, Alzheimer’s, depression and autism. You can find all the details of the research at Science Codex. The findings could have far reaching effects on how certain psychological disorders are diagnosed…

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