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We all have moments when we struggle to find the right words or forget the name of someone we just met.
It has been almost years since i was in car accident and i had brain surgery. Ever since i couldn't talk normally.
I was 50 years young, a court reporter for over 20 years and an elite marathon runner, positive, healthy, happy, full of life and energy. Hit by a drunk driver when I was sitting at a ...
I take synthroid 125 and I seemed to be doing o.k. Then going along for awhile, I seemed to be having trouble talking. I have bad allergies. Sometimes I talk o.k.
Aphasia is a language disorder that has a whole month dedicated to it in June, but how many people actually know the intricacies of this complex disorder?
When parts of the brain that ...
My husband, Tom, was diagnoses with PPA about 2 years ago. He continually loses more language and the ability to comprehend. He is still very self-sufficient.
The reason why ambiguity and confusion exist in the minds of the general community and even those who suffer from aphasia and/or apraxia in regards to what these terms mean is because ...
Aphasia is “an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write.” (Source: The National Aphasia Association; Page Title: More ...
In the United States, about 5 percent of first graders have a noticeable speech disorder, according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke estimates that 1 million people in the United States suffer from a language disorder called aphasia.
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