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"Just why distance running was so much more potent at promoting neurogenesis than the other workouts [weight lifting and high intensity] is not clear, although Dr. Nokia and her colleagues speculate that distance running stimulates the release of a particular substance in the brain known as brain-derived neurotrophic factor that is known to regulate neurogenesis."

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Which Type of Exercise Is Best for the Brain?

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Promoting gentle touch for all newborns — and especially preemies — may help develop building blocks needed for cognition, behavior and communication.
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How touch can shape babies’ brain development

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Audiobooks, predictive keyboards and a few useful tools you may not have thought about as you help your child with dyslexia do his homework.

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11 online tools & apps for dyslexic students

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Using an algorithm to assess metabolites in blood, researchers were able to identify samples that came from kids with autism in 97.6 percent of cases.

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Autism May Be Detectable In Blood

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Down's Syndrome Frenchwoman realises dream by presenting TV weather show

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Entrepreneurs with ADHD embrace new experiences and demonstrate passion and persistence.

Their intuitive decision making in situations involving uncertainty was seen by the researchers as a reason for reassessing existing economic models.

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Harnessing ADHD for business success: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) promotes entrepreneurial skills

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Learn a memory trick that taps into the brain's ability to reshape itself.

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Hack your brain to remember almost anything

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Study looks at the Genetics + Environment + Gender combo that leads to more boys having autism than girls.

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Study tests the “three-hit” theory of autism | Newswire

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19-year-old Wisconsin business owner with Down syndrome earns national award. Gracie Jagler owns a natural dog treat business: Gracie's Doggie Delights ([ Graciesdoggiedelights.com) Link ]

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19-year-old Wisconsin business owner with Down syndrome earns national scholarship

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Adults with autism are able to compensate for word processing problems.

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Adults with autism overcome childhood language challenges: Their brains appear to compensate for word processing problems in new ways, small study shows

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Jon is no quitter, and he’s found something he’s pretty good at: bodybuilding. This is remarkable, because Down syndrome typically causes low muscle tone.

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Born with Down syndrome, shy Virginia Beach teen competes in bodybuilding

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Study in Virginia recruiting 10 new drivers with autism and 10 drivers without autism. Click on the photo to participate

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UVA, Va. Tech Seek Ways to Assist Drivers With Autism

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Asperger's syndrome: Employers need awareness of challenges

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Asperger's syndrome: Employers need awareness of challenges - BBC News

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Tactile defensiveness: how to do sensory enriched touch?

The sense of touch plays a vital role in therapy. When combined with smell it helps increase the plasticity of the brain and its ability to compensate for damage and various dysfunctions. This is why Sensory Enrichment Therapy™ includes many exercises that combine touch and smell.

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Walgreens' New Easter Store Display Is a Win for Inclusion

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Inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films.

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Infections in mothers at key points of pregnancy appear to have an influence on the baby's neurological development.

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Study adds to evidence that infections may cause autism

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Interview of a couple with Asperger's syndrome who found each other on dating website for people with autism: 'We're even more extraordinary together'

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'We're even more extraordinary together'

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