Disabilities

  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
    Like other forms of acquired brain injury, traumatic brain injury isn't hereditary or degenerative. The term used by medical professionals is "an insult to the brain" and that's caused by external phy....
  • Types Of Head Injuries
    We've all hit our heads at one time or another and experienced that awful, sinking feeling that this time we've really done it. And we've probably had our restless child fall off a church pew, while t....
  • Sign Language Classes
    Sign language classes are offered in many settings throughout the country. The most likely place to find them is at community colleges or universities. However, there are other ways to learn sign lang....
  • Americans With Disabilities Act Compliance
    Americans with Disabilities Act compliance has confused many people at businesses and governmental agencies since it was passed. If you are unsure whether you are in compliance, you should seek legal ....
  • Severe Brain Injuries
    Severe brain injuries are caused by any damage to the brain or brain stem that result in an unconscious or vegetative state. Most neurological experts use what is called the Glascow Coma Scale (GCS) ....
  • Manhattan Brain Injury Attorneys
    Of New York City's five boroughs, Manhattan ranked third in the 2000 census, with a population of over 1.5 million people. With diverse backgrounds, the people of Manhattan have many different needs, ....
  • Closed Head Injury Symptoms
    The symptoms of a closed head injury may show up immediately or may occur later. If a person lapses into unconsciousness, even briefly, there's probably injury. Fluid draining from the ears or nose ge....
  • Sign Language Jobs
    Are you interested in sign language jobs? If so, you have come to the right place. This article provides some information about getting jobs in the expanding field of sign language.Employment: Sign La....
  • Deaf Communication
    What is deaf communication? How do deaf people wake up for work on time? These are some questions that hearing people frequently ask about deaf people. Hopefully, this article can provide some answers....
  • Brain Injury Support Groups
    For anyone who has survived an accident, chemical drug overdose, fall or blow to the head, recovering from even the mildest of brain injuries takes time and support from other people. Brain injury su....