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As COVID-19 menaces NC, therapists reach out to people with speech, memory problems

By Thomas Goldsmith Solid communication can be tough with people challenged by the speech and comprehension problems that come with Alzheimer’s, dementia, stroke and aphasia. With the addition of COVID-19 to the mix, North Carolina speech therapists, along with some patients and caregivers, are offering grounding in this new health care landscape, along with practical […]