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Tracey Porpora

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Kids with Learning Disabilities: Could It Be Vision-Related?New study claims 60 percent can be helped by visual specialists

With nearly 2.9 million school-age children in the United States classified as learning disabled, new research suggests that up to 60 percent of these students may have undetected, correctable vision problems that could play a significant role in their disability, according to the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD).

Apr. 21, 2004

New, earlier test for Down syndrome

With more women choosing to give birth over age 35, physicians are taking advantage of new testing measures that can identify 85 percent of Down syndrome cases in first trimester screening procedures.

Mar. 21, 2004

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