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Language skills are essential to a child’s ability to communicate and develop. These skills enable children to engage with other people and learn from their surroundings and in the classroom.
Early news reports on carbs-breast cancer link may only serve to confuse the public

Early news reports on carbs-breast cancer link may only serve to confuse the public

E-Text equipment assists visually-impaired students

E-Text equipment assists visually-impaired students

Adolescents take that first step in halting the growing rates of HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases

Adolescents take that first step in halting the growing rates of HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases

First studies in Australia into whether discrimination against homosexual high school students is affecting their education

First studies in Australia into whether discrimination against homosexual high school students is affecting their education

Health Canada is advising consumers not to use products containing Aristolochic Acid

Health Canada is advising consumers not to use products containing Aristolochic Acid

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Report on human health effects of genetically engineered food

Report on human health effects of genetically engineered food

Donepezil may have short-term benefit for mild cognitive impairment

Donepezil may have short-term benefit for mild cognitive impairment

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them

Autism antibodies are not genetically determined, as parents do not exhibit them

Major campaign victory will create safer environments for children with food allergies

Major campaign victory will create safer environments for children with food allergies

Donepezil may have short-term benefit for mild cognitive impairment

Donepezil may have short-term benefit for mild cognitive impairment

Psychotherapist offering equine-assisted psychotherapy

Psychotherapist offering equine-assisted psychotherapy

New measurement tool to help treat vitiligo

New measurement tool to help treat vitiligo

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

Stroke severity is the predominant predictor of discharge destination

HHS recognizes obesity as a major public health problem

HHS recognizes obesity as a major public health problem

Dementia often goes undiagnosed in primary care

Dementia often goes undiagnosed in primary care

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Teaching young children the relationships between spellings and sounds - or phonics - makes learning to read easier

Teaching young children the relationships between spellings and sounds - or phonics - makes learning to read easier

People who have early stage Alzheimer's disease could be more capable of learning than previously thought

People who have early stage Alzheimer's disease could be more capable of learning than previously thought

About 40 percent of U.S. adults ages 40 to 74 — millions of whom are Hispanic or Latino — currently have pre-diabetes

About 40 percent of U.S. adults ages 40 to 74 — millions of whom are Hispanic or Latino — currently have pre-diabetes