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Health Beat: ID Cards for Cognitively Challenged

March 06, 2019 04:48 PM

Too often we've seen tragedy happen when a person with intellectual and developmental disabilities runs into trouble in a social setting, particularly if police are involved. Now they can obtain standardized ID cards to help first responders better interact with this population.

Digital-exclusive health reports from Dr. Benita Zahn. Look for new episodes every Monday and Thursday. View more episodes.

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