One hundred members of the House of Representatives signed a letter asking CMS to reverse its decision to apply competitive bid pricing to complex rehab wheelchair accessories. "We're very happy with the response that we've gotten," said Don Clayback, executive director...
Autism spectrum disorder, a newly popularized term which encompasses a breadth of social impairments, repetitive behaviors and communication "deficits," reflects this different thinking. The flexibility of the spectrum means that it can...
Three years ago, Liz Jackson, a 31-year-old Harlem resident, noticed that her feet had begun doing something she describes as "plopping": the front of her foot would hit the ground before her heel when she walked. In the beginning, it was subtle, a quirk she couldn't reliably...
Computer scientists at UT Dallas hope that funding awarded by the National Science Foundation to create an Industry/University Cooperative Research Center will help the Dallas area become a research hub for technology that enhances human abilities.
A nonprofit organization based in Parsons received more than $100,000 for a training program to help people with disabilities find employment. UnitedHealthcare made the announcement during a brief ceremony recently at the Parsons Municipal Building. UnitedHealthcare...
An app that retrieves and transcribes images from Twitter, another that helps speechless people communicate, and a third designed to prevent anxiety attacks earned $10,000 in prizes recently at the kickoff hackathon for AT&T and New...
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