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Oct 14 Speech Rehabilitation With a Tracheostomy (Advance-SLP) -- Finding a good a good approach for communication that works well for both the patient and the physician Read article »
Oct 14 Age-related macular degeneration may be due to loss of anti-aging gene (Medical News Today) -- A team of researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) has found that loss of an anti-aging gene induces retinal degeneration in mice and might contribute to age-related macular degeneration, the major cause of blindness in the elderly... Read article »
Oct 03 Northwestern Research Could Help Reduce Dementia Misdiagnosis (Advance-SLP) --

A new facial-recognition test could help diagnose a rare neurodegenerative syndrome characterized by language impairment and help uncover the source of this vexing disability, according to Northwestern University researchers Read article »

Oct 03 New Evaluation Codes for SLPs (Advance-SLP) --

At the request of the American Medical Association's (AMA) Relative Value Update Committee (RUC), four new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT American Medical Association) codes were created to replace CPT Code 92506 (Evalu Read article »

Oct 03 The benefits of strength training as physical exercise in older seniors (Medical News Today) -- After doing specific training for 12 weeks, people over the age of 90 improved their strength, power and muscle mass. This was reflected in an increase in their walking speed, a greater capacity to get out of their chairs, an improvement in their balance, Read article »
Sep 26 Implications of the affordable care act for occupational therapy practitioners providing services to medicare recipients. (Medworm) -- Authors: Fisher G, Friesema J Abstract The passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA; Pub. L. 111-148) represents the largest expansion in government funding of health care since Medicare and Medicaid were established Read article »
Sep 26 Driving assessment tools used by driver rehabilitation specialists: survey of use and implications for practice. (Medworm) -- CONCLUSION. Although use of the Useful Field of View(00ae) has increased, there continues to be no consistency in cognitive assessments or guidelines for behind-the-wheel assessment. Implications for practice are discussed. Read article »
Aug 13 "Take Later Retirement" For Lower Dementia Risk (Medical News Today) -- A very large study of self-employed people living in France finds those who retired later had a lower risk of being diagnosed with dementia, in line with the idea that you either "use it or lose it." Read article »
Aug 13 'Powerful effect of exercise' against Alzheimer's (Medical News Today) -- Exercising for 150 minutes each week may be the best treatment for Alzheimer's, according to a study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. . Read article »
Jul 16 Vascular Disease Reported Across Different Neurodegenerative Diseases Including Alzheimer's Disease (Medical News Today) -- Researchers in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found that, across a variety of neurodegenerative diseases, cerebrovascular disease affecting circulation of blood in the brain was significantly associated with dementia... Read article »
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