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current issues and concerns

Hyperbaric treatment for brain damage

News Kislev 23, 5774, 26/11/13 01:42 Israeli Study Introduces New Options For Brain Damage Treatment Tel Aviv University study finds hyperbaric oxygen treatment can greatly increase a patient’s cognitive ability. Tova Dvorin Israeli researchers have found a revolutionary way to … Continue reading

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Israeli airline displays humanitarian concerns

El-Al, Israeli Airline, Turns Plane Around To Pick Up Young Passenger With Cancer! The Huffington Post  |  By Eleanor Goldberg Posted: 08/15/2013 2:59 pm EDT   Most passengers would be infuriated, enraged to the point that they would forever swear off … Continue reading

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Possible basis for sensory processing disorder

Breakthrough Study Reveals Biological Basis for Sensory Processing Disorders in Kids Reprinted from Science Daily, July 9, 2013 These brain images, taken with DTI, show water diffusion within the white matter of children with sensory processing disorders. Row FA: The … Continue reading

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ADHD linked to motor coordination

Research Links ADHD, Organizational, Motor Coordination Deficits     Technion and University of Haifa researchers have discovered a link between ADHD, organizational deficits and motor coordination problems . Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R. Janaury 17, 2013 Scientists at the Technion … Continue reading

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Muslims still contest biological evolution

Muslims engage in quest to understand evolution British Muslims acknowledge a common misunderstanding of evolution but still differ about how to reconcile faith with science Reprinted from Guardian UK, January 10, 2013 Evolution … contested territory for Muslims. Photograph: Philipp … Continue reading

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Israel educates Asians and Americans

Singapore adopts Israeli-style education The "Excellence 2000" program, developed by The Israel Center for Excellence through Education, was purchased by the education ministry in Singapore • It is currently employed in 300 Israeli schools and 150 schools in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Paralympics deserves attention

The flame that will never go out: How the Paralympics festival of sport has changed the world in 11 days Once we might have looked at disabled athletes and seen a tragedy. Now we look and see triumph Oliver Holt, … Continue reading

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Social deficits characteristic of ASD

Published: August 19, 2012 http://www2.timesdispatch.com/lifestyles/2012/aug/19/tdflair01-relationships-are-challenging-for-people-ar-2134195/ Relationships are challenging for people with autism spectrum disorders By Tammie Smith Edward Wren used to automatically assume that when he liked someone romantically, that person returned the feelings. So he used to “jump right … Continue reading

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