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Should you consult a neurologist for your child?

Ailments in a growing child, related to the brain and nerves require the immediate attention of a  a neurologist. Here are some neurological conditions listed by a leading neurologist in Bangalore....

Stem Cells in Cerebral Palsy Treatment

This is a guest blog contributed by Namrata Kadam. Do cord blood stem cells or those derived from adults help in the treatment of cerebral palsy? Ongoing research seems to suggest so. Cerebral Palsy...

How Shanice conquered Hearing Loss

How many of us would take a chance with a relatively unknown medical technology for our children? Not many would, but Shanice Fernandes’ parents decided to take that chance and in their opinion, it...

From a Hearing Impaired Child to a World Champ: Inspirational Story of Jehan Daboo

One look at our body and we can easily appreciate the symmetry in Nature’s creation. We have two eyes, two hands, two legs and two ears too. We also try to maintain this symmetry. If we suffer from...

Untreated Hearing Loss In Children – Its impact and the need for early intervention

It is a myth that we hear through our ears. The true organ of hearing is our brain. The ears merely help in conducting sound from the environment to the brain. There is immense impact of untreated...

Sharanya’s Inspirational Story of Overcoming Hearing Loss

Losing the sense of hearing at a young age is traumatic, both for the child as well as for the parents. If not treated early, hearing loss can wreak havoc on the child’s language and speech...

Identifying speech delays in children

You have a 3 yr. old son daughter who does not seem to speak as he should. Or you find that your 3 yr. old says only a few words and his friends communicate much better than him. Worse still, you...

You Think your Child has ADHD? Think Again!

Ajay is a 10 yr. old boy, studying in one of the best schools in the city. His academic & extra-curricular record is good and he has many friends. Ajay is naughty at times, for e.g., he starts...

Raising a Child Suffering from Hearing Loss

This article has been contributed by Cochlear India(http://www.cochlear.com/wps/wcm/connect/in/home). Cochlear is the global leader in implantable hearing solutions with high-quality products that...

Integrating the Creative Arts in Therapy

“I think we want our kids to grow up to be people who can think outside of the box, be creative and innovators, sort of the forward-thinkers of our future. I think a way to inspire that is...