Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
Big Hug, Deep pressure positioning aid: a deep touch pressure device for sensory integration designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities or autism who benefit from deep pressure stimulus.
"For recovering addicts and individuals suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), unwanted memories can be devastating.(Nicolas Rougier) Study Suggests Possibility of Selectively Erasing Unwanted Memories
Quadriplegia and Paraplegia Information and Infographic
There are 3 types of Parkinson's. Large movement, (Michael J Fox) tremor (Pope John Paul ll) and the least known, balance issue, quietening voice, hunch back and shuffle walk. President George H. Bush has this one.
The Barrow Connection took to the slopes of Arizona Snowbowl for a few days of adapted skiing! The Barrow Connection outreach program provides recreation for people with physical and neurological disabilities.
Lemon was born with a neurological disability that prevents her from balancing. Without help, she could only lay on her side. A dog life vest was attached to a stand, so that Lemon could stand up and move back and forth on her own.
(Research article) Homosexuality among people with a mild intellectual disability: an explorative study on the lived experiences of homosexual people in the Netherlands with a mild intellectual disability
Plate guard raised the rim of the plate with a curved edge to help keep food on the plate. This design is aimed for individuals with use of one hand, stroke, neurological disabilities or difficulty in hand control.