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Common Conditions Associated With ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder associated with difficulty paying attention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. The worldwide prevalence of adult ADHD is estimated at 2.8 percent, according to a 2016 study. Did ...

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Autism Risks in Children Who Have Relatives with Autism

An article from the National Institutes of Health shares that there is an estimated 3 to 5% autism risk for children whose parents have a sibling with autism. Researchers discovered that in comparison to children whose father has a brother with ASD, ...

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A Gene That Causes Neurodevelopmental Delays

Recently, a team of scientists from the UC Davis Mind Institute discovered a new gene that can cause severe delays in neurodevelopment. This new information could help us better understand and treat these disorders. Led by UC Davis geneticist Suma Sh...

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Ways to Communicate with a Child on the Spectrum

Communication is crucial for learning, socializing, and behavior formation. However, it is also among the most affected areas of development in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As healthcare training professionals working to improve the ...

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Living Life to the Fullest with Fragile X Syndrome

As a learning institute that focuses on helping individuals with developmental disabilities, we make it a point to assess and find solutions on how each of our future clients can make the most out of their capabilities; including those with Fragile X...

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Learning About Down Syndrome and Celiac Disease

Down syndrome is one of the developmental disabilities that we at EDS Learning Institute help our students learn to treat and manage. Learning about Down syndrome is part of our online healthcare training program. Down syndrome is a genetic disorder ...

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