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Speech and Language Disorders: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we learn about speech and language disorders from Dr. Keith Josephs. To listen, click the link below. Speech and Language Disorders

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Study: Teachers More Likely to Have Progressive Speech and Language Disorders

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have found a surprising occupational hazard for teachers: progressive speech and language disorders. The research, recently published in the American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias, found that people with speech and language disorders are about 3.5 times more likely to be teachers than patients [...]

Created by Nick Hanson

Teachers More Likely to Have Progressive Speech and Language Disorders

Teachers More Likely to Have Progressive Speech and Language Disorders

Mayo Clinic researchers have found a surprising occupational hazard for teachers: progressive speech and language disorders.  The research, recently published in American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias, found that people with speech and language disorders are about 3.5 times more likely to be teachers than patients with Alzheimer’s dementia. [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Dr. Josephs - Example of Disorder Related Problems (:28)

Dr. Josephs provides examples of the problems patients with this disorder suffer from.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Josephs - Teaching is Not a Cause of Disorder (:13)

Dr. Josephs makes it clear that if you are a teacher, that doesn't mean you're more likely to get this disorder, but if you get the disorder, you're more likely to be a teacher

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Josephs - What Prompted Study (:24)

Dr. Josephs explains what led him to study educators and Primary Progressive Aphasia.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Josephs - Disorder Physiology (:26)

Dr. Joseph explains the physiology behind these speech and language disorders

Created by Joel Streed