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A short bike ride put him on a long road to recovery

On the day that would change his life forever, Ryan Brown went on his regular morning run. He rode his bicycle the quick mile to work at the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office in Alexandria, Va., where he was an examiner for plant molecular biology patents. Late in the afternoon, he headed home to …

National disability insurance scheme 'faceless' and rigid, inquiry told

Fears children could miss out on crucial early intervention services amid reports of families waiting 18 months for help<p>The national disability insurance scheme has become “faceless”, inaccessible, and risks causing children to miss out on crucial early intervention services, an inquiry has …

Weighted Blankets: Harmless for Adults, Potentially Dangerous for Kids

Weighted blankets, once a tool of therapists and psychiatry clinics, have gone mainstream.<p>But whether there are any health benefits to using weighted …

How Avoidance Leads To Anxiety Problems In Children

Children who avoid situations or objects that frighten them are more likely to have anxiety issues down the road, according to a new Mayo Clinic study.<p>Researchers developed two short surveys asking children and their parents about their tendency to steer clear of what frightens them. Prompts …

Signs of Dyslexia in Young Children

Signs of Dyslexia in Young Children<p>Updated on July 10, 2017<p>As a disability advocate and writer who covers disability issues, I have observed that …