A Worcester-based alliance which has campaigned for more than 20 years and has involved - among others - MPs and Mark Stewart, who specialises in helping left-handed
children improve their handwriting and offers training to teachers, has been left frustrated by a lack of progress in developing Government data and teacher training.
org/news/news/Editors_Thoughts/19709/being-lefthanded-a-boon-or-curse-for-nadal/) rumors that tennis champion Rafael Nadal, who is a natural right-handed player, was trained to be a left-handed
player by his coach and uncle Toni Nadal, so that he could "pose greater challenge" to his rivals.
About 10 percent of the US population is left-handed
Might modern genetic studies give us some insight into this curious case of the left-handed
The campaign is being launched today on National Left-Handers Day, and is calling on schools to introduce left-handed
writing style lessons as part of the national teaching curriculum.
The main objective of International Left-handers Day is to create awareness for everyone to realize that being left-handed
is not a handicap.
The 1996 election also involved three left-handed
candidates: Clinton, Perot, and Bob Dole, who learned to use his left hand after his right hand was paralyzed by a World War II injury.
Mandal and Dutta (2001) establish in a series of studies that about 10% of humans are left-handed
, though the prevalence rate varies due to sex, age, and cultural geographical locations.
The newly formed association will conduct its first tournament for left-handers in Sri Lanka on Saturday 7th May at the Royal Colombo Golf Club (RCGC) and more than 160 left-handed
golfers including foreign participants of affiliated organizations of the World Association of Left-handed
Golfers are expected to compete at this event, the Association recently said.
on a notepad with a wire binding along the left hand edge (call me extravagant but I generally only write on one side of the page then flip it over) causes the writing hand to rub up and down on the wire binding.
And Bart Simpson writes his punishment lines left-handed
on the blackboard.
Present study was aimed to determine the reasons behind negative attitude of some teachers to the left-handed
writing of their pupils.