Disabilities

  • Brain Injury Symptoms
    Adults and children may present similar symptoms of brain injury. However, since the developmental process varies from child to child, their symptoms may go unnoticed, unless severe. If a child is not....
  • Deaf
    Deaf refers to a culture of people whose native language is a sign language. They are a group with their own culture, language and traditions. This is not the conventional definition of people known f....
  • Help For The Hearing Impaired
    There is finally help for the hearing impaired. With so many recent advances in technology, hearing impairment has become less embarrassing for people who need hearing aids, or for those with late-ons....
  • Brain Stem Injuries
    The brain stem is one of the three main sections that make up the brain system. It acts as a communication station that relays incoming stimuli from the spinal cord to the cortex. It connects the tw....
  • Coma Cases
    Short of the abduction of a child, a loved one in a coma is one of the most devastating situations that friends and family will ever confront. When someone is killed outright, the shock is intense, bu....
  • Head Injuries In Sports
    Head injuries occur frequently to those participating in sports, especially contact sports. Some of the injuries are even fatal. A particular injury may be caused by an object directly striking the he....
  • ASL
    ASL, or American Sign Language, is a common language used in the U.S. and English-speaking Canada. It is the fourth most common language in the United States. It is a visual form of communication tha....
  • Hearing Impaired Interpreters
    Thanks to the Americans with Disabilities Act, many situations today require the services of hearing impaired interpreters. These are people who translate between American Sign Language and spoken Eng....
  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries
    Although extreme traumatic damage to the brain can be easily diagnosed and visible to most medical doctors, mild traumatic brain injuries are often overlooked and misdiagnosed, even by professionals. ....
  • New York Brain Injury Lawyers
    New York City has over eight million people living within its boundaries. In a city so densely populated, just about every legal service a person might need is available to its residents. Many lawyers....