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It's Here! PRC Releases Unity 2.0


  Posted on May 16, 2017 - 3:53pm

Augmentative and Alternative Communication’s most innovative language system is now even better! PRC is pleased to announce the release of the Unity 2.0 language system. The most innovative and established AAC language system in the industry, the Unity language system is now even easier to use – and easier to ...


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The Steve Gleason Enduring Voices Act


  Posted on May 19, 2017 - 3:33pm

“When a person is diagnosed with ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, he is expected to fade away quietly and die. This is not okay.” In 2015, Congress overwhelmingly approved a bill that made sweeping changes to Medicare. Included in the bill: a provision to no longer fund the purchase of speech-ge...


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A recent article from the Associated Press highlights the soothing effect pets can have on children with autism. The story includes photos of Zucca, a black Labrador, and Perry, who provide a calming influence during potentially stressful trips to the dentist. After years of terrifying visits to the dentist, the 9-year-...


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TOB: Words Creating Worlds


  Posted on May 1, 2018 - 10:51am

"I love him sooooo much!" I squeal and clap my hands, then stretch my fingers out and wiggle them, eyes wide, crouched, ready to tickle my six-year-old son Tobin. He looks me right in the eyes, an expectant grin growing across his face. We lock eyes for a good five seconds: I’m crouched and ready, while he stands wit...


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May 5-12 Is Cri Du Chat Awareness Week


  Posted on May 9, 2018 - 3:48pm

Also known as 5p-minus Syndrome or Lejeune’s Syndrome, Cri Du Chat is a rare genetic disorder in which a variable part of chromosome 5 is missing or deleted. The disorder was first described by Dr. Jerome Lejeune in 1963, who named it Cri Du Chat, or cry of the cat, based on the characteristic, cat-like cry of affecte...


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