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What You Need to Know About Anomic Aphasia

Anomic Aphasia is a mild language disorder that makes it difficult to name objects when speaking and writing. People with Anomic Aphasia often feel as if words are “on the tip of their tongue”. This article breaks down the causes of anomic aphasia as well as the treatment options.

What Is a Cervical Collar Used For and Are There Side Effects?

A cervical collar is a medical device used to support your head and neck. Temporary use of a cervical collar may help you recovery from serious neck injuries, but long term use can lead to weakening of the muscles that support your head. Keep reading to find out the best way to use a cervical collar for your injury.