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Mental Retardation (aka Mental Deficiency)

Is a term that was once used to describe someone who learns and develops more slowly than other kids.
Today it indicates subnormal intellectual development as a result of congenital causes, brain injury, or disease.

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FRAXA Research Foundation - Fragile X is the most common inherited cause of intellectual disabilities and the most common known genetic cause of autism.. 3/5
Cognitive Disability / Mental Retardation 4/5
Family Village - Information, resources, and communication opportunities for persons with mental retardation, & other disabilities, for their families, and for service providers. 3/5
Wiki Fragile X Syndrome.- Fragile X syndrome (FXS), or Martin–Bell syndrome, is a genetic syndrome which results in a spectrum of characteristic physical and intellectual limitations and emotional and behavioral features which range from severe to mild in manifestation. 3/5
Google Scholarly Articles on Mental Retardation - Click Here
Google New on Mental Retardation - Click Here
Wiki Wikipedia - Mental Retardation - Click Here
Recommended Books    
Mental Mental Retardation Retardation

DC-LD: Diagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/mental Retardation (Occasional paper) [Paperback]

Handbook of Mental Retardation and Development [Paperback]

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