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Mobile devices help those with Ataxia communicate!

September 10th, 2019|

For many individuals with Ataxia, communication can be arduous and exhausting. After all it can grossly effect limb movements, gait, swallowing and speech, making the basic human right of communication quite a challenge.  In 2019 [...]

September is Ataxia Awareness Month

September 3rd, 2019|

Ataxia is a rare neurological disease. It is progressive – affecting a person’s ability to walk, talk, and use fine motor skills. Symptoms may worsen slowly, over decades – or quickly, over mere months.Common [...]

Swimming & Juvenile Arthritis (JA)

July 11th, 2019|

Juvenile Arthritis (JA) affects 1 in 1,000 youth ages birth to 16 years old. This disease affects the joints, connective tissues, and joint fluid. It can impact range of motion, activities of daily living [...]

July is Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

July 1st, 2019|

Juvenile arthritis (JA) is not a disease in itself. Also known as pediatric rheumatic disease, JA is an umbrella term used to describe the many autoimmune and inflammatory conditions or pediatric rheumatic diseases [...]

More than Just a Device

June 5th, 2019|

I walked into work like it was any other day. Sat down at my desk, began working on my case notes and began checking in with my families. By the 4th cup of coffee, I [...]

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month

May 1st, 2019|

Download Infographic Each May, Better Hearing & Speech Month (BHSM), Cadan Assistive Technologies helps to raise awareness about communication disorders and hearing health. Taking action is important when it comes to taking [...]

April is Autism Awareness Month

April 1st, 2019|

Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism [...]

Meeting Jordyn

March 27th, 2019|

Last September I had the pleasure of attending Closing the Gap as a representative and exhibitor of Cadan Assistive Technologies. This was my first conference with CAT and I was so excited to experience [...]

Products for Low Vision Users in the Workplace

February 18th, 2019|

With all of today’s technology it is becoming easier and easier for low – vision users to have full functionality in the office.   From monitors, to keyboards, to screen readers, the possibilities are endless. [...]

New Emoji Include People With Disabilities

February 12th, 2019|

A dozen icons depicting the experiences of people with disabilities are coming to smartphones and other devices later this year. The Unicode Consortium — the organization that standardizes the emoji offered by Apple, Google [...]


February 8th, 2019|

SNOW 7 HD PLUS For many with low vision daily tasks can be difficult, especially if that task involves reading print. As technology evolves, access to handheld video magnifiers has become easier. [...]

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