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Sign language users may simultaneously keep words and signs in their minds as they read

Sign language users may simultaneously keep words and signs in their minds as they read

Sign language may play an important role in learning numbers

Sign language may play an important role in learning numbers

First device to transmit American Sign Language over U.S. cellular networks in initial field tests

First device to transmit American Sign Language over U.S. cellular networks in initial field tests

Today's OpEds: Health reform and long-term care; Health care incentives; Reasons for optimism or repeal and replace?

Today's OpEds: Health reform and long-term care; Health care incentives; Reasons for optimism or repeal and replace?

Deaf, hard of hearing individuals to be provided equal access at N.Y. nursing and rehabilitation facility

Deaf, hard of hearing individuals to be provided equal access at N.Y. nursing and rehabilitation facility

Over 75 countries represented at 2010 Alcoholics Anonymous convention

Over 75 countries represented at 2010 Alcoholics Anonymous convention

Study finds multiple brain regions used to decipher sentences

Study finds multiple brain regions used to decipher sentences

Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania files class action lawsuit against DPW

Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania files class action lawsuit against DPW

Medical communications expert honored with 2010 "40 Under Forty" award

Medical communications expert honored with 2010 "40 Under Forty" award

ESRC Festival of Social Science to showcase baby-sign language event

ESRC Festival of Social Science to showcase baby-sign language event

Researchers launch new project to diagnose and treat dementia among Deaf people who use BSL

Researchers launch new project to diagnose and treat dementia among Deaf people who use BSL

Deaf and hard-of-hearing patients seeking treatment at OIP to receive interpreters for effective communication

Deaf and hard-of-hearing patients seeking treatment at OIP to receive interpreters for effective communication

Autism Speaks: Ten most significant autism research achievements in 2009

Autism Speaks: Ten most significant autism research achievements in 2009

Patients with hearing, vision and speech disabilities to be provided with auxiliary aids and services

Patients with hearing, vision and speech disabilities to be provided with auxiliary aids and services

Patients with disabilities or LEP often perceived that their physicians did not listen to them, find researchers

Patients with disabilities or LEP often perceived that their physicians did not listen to them, find researchers

Researchers study reading and written comprehension skills of deaf youngsters

Researchers study reading and written comprehension skills of deaf youngsters

MMI to provide sign language interpreters for deaf or hard-of-hearing patients

MMI to provide sign language interpreters for deaf or hard-of-hearing patients

Deaf patients of Fort Washington Medical Center provided with sign language interpreters

Deaf patients of Fort Washington Medical Center provided with sign language interpreters

Rochester launches first health survey of deaf population

Rochester launches first health survey of deaf population