Monthly Archives: May 2011

Better Speech and Hearing Month: Stroke and Aphasia

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month! So SANY is dedicating this month’s blogs to raising awareness about different types of communication disorders. This week, we focus on some of the communication difficulties that people may experience after having a … Continue reading

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Better Speech and Hearing Month: Dementia

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month! So SANY is dedicating this month’s blogs to raising awareness about different types of communication disorders. This week, we focus on dementia and the communication deficits that accompany it. Of the more than … Continue reading

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May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

Each year, the month of May is dedicated as Better Speech and Hearing Month (BSHM) in order to raise awareness about communication disorders. Millions of people experience difficulties with speech, language, or hearing; BSHM hopes to serve these individuals by … Continue reading

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis- Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease is a neurological disease which attacks the nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscle movement. May is ALS Awareness month, so we’ll be kicking off the month by providing a … Continue reading

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