Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

  “Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder” was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in it’s original form.  However, this version is designed for W3C, accessibility compliance.   Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder of the neurodevelopmental type.[9][10] It is characterized by problems paying attention, excessive activity, or difficulty controlling behavior which is not appropriate for a person’s age.[1][2] The symptoms appear before a person […]

Dementia

  “Dementia” was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in it’s original form.  However, this version is designed for W3C, accessibility compliance. Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long-term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is great enough to affect a person’s daily functioning.[2] Other common symptomsinclude emotional problems, difficulties with […]

Southbury Training School

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Southbury Training School is a large residential facility in the towns of Southbury and Roxbury, Connecticut. It was built in the 1930s as a large state-funded and state-operated residential and […]

Developmental dysfluency

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Developmental dysfluency is considered a normal part of childhood development. About twenty-five percent of children experience some loss in fluency. Symptoms of developmental dysfluency include the […]

Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     The Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) is the United States federal agency responsible for implementation and administration of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (DD Act) and […]

Developmental-Behavioral Screening and Surveillance

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Early detection of children with developmental-behavioral delays and disabilities is essential to making sure that those with difficulties receive the benefits of early intervention. Early intervention has been proven […]

Alzheimer’s disease

  “Alzheimer’s disease” was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in it’s original form.  However, this version is designed for W3C, accessibility compliance.   Alzheimer’s disease (AD), also referred to simply as Alzheimer’s, is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and worsens over time.[1][2] It is the cause of 60–70% of cases of dementia.[1][2] The most common early symptom is […]

Specific language impairment

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Specific language impairment (SLI) is diagnosed when a child’s language does not develop normally and the difficulties cannot be accounted for by generally slow development, physical […]

Post-chemotherapy cognitive impairment

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Post-chemotherapy cognitive impairment (PCCI) (also known in the scientific community as “CRCIs or Chemotherapy-Related Cognitive Impairments” and in lay terms as chemotherapy-induced cognitive dysfunction or impairment, chemo brain, or chemo fog) […]

Primary progressive aphasia

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a type of neurological syndrome in which language capabilities slowly and progressively become impaired. As with other types of aphasia, the symptoms […]