Tag Archives: 15 July 2016

Build a Flower Letter Sounds Sort

[Source:  This Reading Mama] Are you ready for spring? I am! If you’re not, you can get in the spring mood with this FREE Build a Flower Letter Sounds Sort! This pack features 25 beginning letter sound sorting flowers {excluding x}. Download … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: 35 Therapist Approved Tummy Time Tips & Activities

[Source: Mama OT] Image Credit: iStockPhoto Tummy time is important because the skills learned while on the tummy are essential for later development. Think about it, most of the big milestones in the first year of life involve the prone position … Continue reading

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Gene Places a Role in Poor Speech Processing, Dyslexia

[Source:  Medical X-Press] A new study led by UT Dallas researchers shows that a gene associated with dyslexia may interfere with the processing of speech, ultimately leading to reading problems that are characteristic of the disorder.   While previous studies … Continue reading

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Insurance Mandates Resulting in More Autism Diagnoses

[Source: Science Daily] State mandates requiring commercial health plans to cover the cost of services for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have resulted in an increased number of children being diagnosed and treated for ASD, according to new research … Continue reading

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Acetaminophen Use in Pregancy Linked to Autism and ADHD in Offspring

[Source: Medical News Today] Acetaminophen is one of the very few painkillers considered generally safe to use during pregnancy. A new study, however, suggests it may not be so safe after all, after identifying a link between prenatal exposure to … Continue reading

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