According to the Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimers is the 6th leading cause of death. For a typical driver, the demands on the road can include split attention, recall, and problem solving.
Pittsburgh Steeler Quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, is the latest who does not know what his future in the NFL is as after a new study linking CTE in the brains of NFL players. Roethlisberger spoke with the Tribune-Review and stated “I want to play catch with my kids. I want to know my kids' names. As much as I want my kids to remember what I did and watch me play the game, I also want to remember them when I'm 70 years old.”
“Zydus Cadila has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market Memantine Hydrochloride tablets USP, 5mg and 10mg,”
Chris Jaymes, a father of a 3 old child with autism, got tired of drivers speeding down his street. He began putting up hand made signs to warn drivers.
At age 17, Armani Williams is NASCAR's first driver with autism, as reported by BlackDoctor.org. At the age of 2, he was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and was non-verbal during his early years. He struggled to engage in daily life and around the age of 8 years old he started taking car racing lessons. At the end of his first lesson, he said to his father, "Dad, I understand.”
Adele, the internationally known singer from England, and Dr. Mayim Bialik, who plays Dr. Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS's The Big Bang Theory, are both on vocal rest due to possible vocal cord damage.
Going to the movies can be difficult with children and even more difficult if you have a child with Autism. This summer multiple movie theaters in Leicester are offering parents an opportunity to attend movies that are more conducive to a student with Autism.