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A map of the brain can tell what you’re reading about

Through brain imaging, scientists open another door to our inner thoughts and narratives August 19, 2019 Source: University of California - Berkeley Summary: Neuroscientists have created interactive maps that can predict where different categories of words activate the brain. Their latest map is focused on what happens in the brain when you read stories. Too… Continue reading A map of the brain can tell what you’re reading about

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Finding upends theory about the cerebellum’s role in reading and dyslexia

from https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/10/191009131759.htm October 9, 2019 Source: Georgetown University Medical Center Summary: New brain imaging research debunks a controversial theory about dyslexia that can impact how it is sometimes treated. The cerebellum, a brain structure traditionally considered to be involved in motor function, has been implicated in the reading disability, developmental dyslexia, however, this 'cerebellar deficit… Continue reading Finding upends theory about the cerebellum’s role in reading and dyslexia

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Why Age, Dyslexia And ADHD Are No Barrier To Building A £2 Million Business

Trevor ClawsonContributor  Entrepreneurs Maxine Laceby chose social media as her route to market SOURCE - ABSOLUTE COLLAGEN “We’ve been forecasting sales of £3 million for this year,” says Maxine Laceby. “Actually, we now think it’s going to be closer to £5 million.” Laceby is the founder of Absolute Collagen, a beauty supplements business established in… Continue reading Why Age, Dyslexia And ADHD Are No Barrier To Building A £2 Million Business

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Learning Disorders in Children

from https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/childdevelopment/learning-disorder.html Many children may struggle in school with some topics or skills from time to time. When children try hard and still struggle with a specific set of skills over time, it could be a sign of a learning disorder. Having a learning disorder means that a child has difficulty in one or more… Continue reading Learning Disorders in Children

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Neurodiversity in Artificial Intelligence

Jun Wu Contributor COGNITIVE WORLDContributor Group  AI Neurodiversity is the concept of neurological differences observed in human variations. Historically, these differences have been labeled as Autistic Spectrum, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, ADHD, etc.. At times, we were quick to call neurodivergence a developmental disorder or a disease. But, we know much more now. Neurodiversity is a competitive advantage.… Continue reading Neurodiversity in Artificial Intelligence

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Helping Your Child At Home With The Neurological Impress Method of Reading

from https://tinyurl.com/v8unpan If you are a parent who enjoys working with your child, who finds that time spent together in academic pursuits is productive and rewarding, and if your child needs reinforcement in the area of reading, then you may wish to consider the Neurological Impress Method (N.I.M.) devised by R.G. Heckelman, PhD. This method… Continue reading Helping Your Child At Home With The Neurological Impress Method of Reading

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How Dyslexia is a Different Brain, Not a Disease

from https://tinyurl.com/szsvgef by Holly Korbey Nov 27 This is chapter one of the MindShift Guide to Understanding Dyslexia. You can find the remaining chapters and a complete printable PDF of the entire guide by clicking here. As a frame of reference, the act of reading is a human invention that’s only a few thousand years old. In Europe and the… Continue reading How Dyslexia is a Different Brain, Not a Disease