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 […]

Clinical Dementia Rating

          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 Clinical Dementia Rating or CDR is a numeric scale used to quantify the severity of symptoms of dementia (i.e. its ‘stage’). Using a structured-interview protocol developed by Charles Hughes, Leonard Berg, John […]

Valerie Sinason

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Valerie Sinason is a British poet, writer, psychoanalyst and psychotherapist who is known for promoting the idea that people with a developmental disability can benefit from psychoanalysis and that satanic ritual […]

Disabilities affecting intellectual abilities

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     There are a variety of medical conditions affecting cognitive ability. This is a broad concept encompassing various intellectual or cognitive deficits, including intellectual disability, deficits too mild to properly qualify […]

Ardhangi

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards. Ardhangi (English: Wife) is a 1955 Telugu drama film, produced and directed by P. Pullaiah under the Ragini Pictures banner. It stars Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Savitri in the lead roles, with music jointly composed by Master Venu and […]

Cognitive deficit

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Cognitive deficit or cognitive impairment is an inclusive term to describe any characteristic that acts as a barrier to the cognition process. The term may describe deficits in overall intelligence (as […]

Main Aisa Hi Hoon

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Main Aisa Hi Hoon (English: I Am Like This) is a Bollywood drama film released in 2005. It was directed by Harry Baweja and stars Ajay Devgn, Sushmita Sen, Esha Deoland Anupam Kher. […]

Alberta Eugenics Board

          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 Alberta Eugenics Board was a Canadian attempt to impose sterilization on a disabled subset of its population. In 1928, the Alberta government (Alberta, Canada) passed eugenics legislation that enabled the involuntary […]

Infantilism (physiological disorder)

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     In medicine, Infantilism is an obsolete term for various, often unrelated disorders of human development, up to developmental disability, which consist of retention of the physical and/or psychological characteristics of early developmental […]