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WMU awarded $500,000 grant from state to create wide range of autism services

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:38
Stephanie Peterson and R. Wayne Fuqua, chairwoman and professor of the WMU Department of Psychology, were awarded the grant and will serve as co-investigators on the project.
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Horses helping humans

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:38
A horse is a horse but sometimes a horse can also be an encourager, a friend, a life coach and therapist.
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Connecting the dots between motor, social and communication skills in autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:17
… learning exhibited by children with autism, and the correlation of these … neuroimaging studies of children with autism that reveal abnormalities in connectivity … of dysfunctional sensorimotor processing in autism and ADHD, and on the … has major research efforts in autism, fragile X syndrome, chromosome 22q11 …
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Babson Capital Announces Collaboration with The Light Factory To Host ...

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:08
Babson Capital Management today announced that the firm will host a photography exhibition in collaboration with Charlotte-based The Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film.
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Autism on the Seas Launches "Autism Friendly” Certification Standard

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:07
… families with autism."  Autism on the Seas Cruise Line Autism Friendly Certification … “Cruises with Autism on the Seas Staff”  Four Autism Friendly Certification Levels … story, autism friendly modification to youth activities (where appropriate), autism friendly movies …
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Did you take anti-depressants while pregnant?

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 10:06
I went off of anti-depressants when I found out I was pregnant and it has been really really difficult.
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BOLTON'S new cinema at The Market Place will be "inclusive" and "community driven", bosses say.

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 09:35
Phil Dove, The Light Cinema's head of UK operations, said: "We believe the local community should stand at the helm of our independent cinemas.
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Schizophrenics are at greater risk of getting diseases

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 09:19
Researchers have long known that people with autoimmune diseases, such as hepatitis, type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis and psoriasis, are at greater risk of developing schizophrenia.
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New Trophies to Springboard Fundraising Efforts for the Swimarathon 2014

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 09:04
There are two new reasons for swimmers to boost their fundraising efforts at this year's Swimarathon event, organised by the Lions Club of Jersey and sponsored by RBC Wealth Management.
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New to Autism Diagnosis - Follow the Yellow Brick Road

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 08:45
… individual with autism, you have seen one version of autism. The same … and influential Parent Advocates for Autism. Avid Speaker, blogger, and Tweeter … to build unity within the Autism community, Gain Insurance coverage reform … a world where profound regressive autism is not only treatable, but …
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'Natural' medical office relocating in Folsom

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 08:40
Revolutions Naturopathic, which opened its first office five years ago in an office suite a short distance away from the new site, plans to open a 3,950-square-foot office at 230 Blue Ravine next month.
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'Don't leave it too late to have children,' MEN are warned, as...

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 08:11
'Don't leave it too late to have children,' MEN are warned, as research finds older dads are more likely to have 'mutant sperm' They say that older fathers have a higher risk of fathering a child with a disorder such as autism or schizophrenia.
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'Don't leave it too late to have children,' MEN are warned, as...

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 08:11
Dramatic roadside images capture the moment first responders saved baby's life after he turned blue in car gridlocked on highway 'Anytime I hear that door opening, I still think I'm going to hear her': Liam Neeson opens up about his ongoing struggle to get over ski crash death of wife Natasha Pictured: Former American Indian tribe leader 'who shot ... (more)
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Police appeal for help tracing autistic man last seen at Finsbury Park station

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 07:29
… they try to trace an autistic man who has gone missing … . John has learning disabilities and autism. Islington Police are leading the …
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Late diagnosis of autism ignites a student’s success

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 06:54
… , and an acceptance of being autistic. In a chapter Olson titled … in a pioneering program for autistic students at Bellevue College, which … Washington, are “typical” rather than autistic students, she said.Mentors meet … because of their autism.”It’s not unusual for autistic people, especially …
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Plainview-OldBethpageHerald.com Calendar

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 03:00
Plainview Hospital will be having a free opportunity for people to receive blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose screenings at the hospital on Thursday, Feb. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. The heart health screenings will take place in the hospital's lecture rooms A and B. To schedule an appointment or for more information, contact Nicole Santora at ... (more)
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Highlands Hospital autism center licensed site for Cleveland Clinic

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 02:57
… Autism,” said Travis Haycook, M.Ed., assistant director for Cleveland Clinic Autism … ;s Center for Autism. The Highlands Hospital Center for Autism has been … Freger, Highlands Hospital director of autism services, thanked the Cleveland Clinic … has offered to his 8-year-old autistic twin sons, Charles and Hunter …
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The LEGO Movie (Autism Friendly Screening)

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 00:17
Emmet is an ordinary LEGO mini-figure, who is mistaken from a mythical figure known as MasterBuilder. Before he can clear up this unfortunate misunderstanding, Emmet is press-ganged into leading the quest to defeat a nefarious LEGO tyrant.Price: £9.30, …
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Autism on the Seas Launches the Cruise Industry's First "Autism-Friendly" Ship Certification Standard & Training Program

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 22:17
… families with autism." About Autism on the Seas Cruise Line “Autism Friendly” Certification Standard & Training Autism on the Seas Cruise Line Autism …
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Highlands Hospital autism center licensed site for Cleveland Clinic - Tribune-Review

Autism News from Google - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 21:58

Highlands Hospital autism center licensed site for Cleveland Clinic
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Unveiling its new logo are staff members from the Highlands Hospital Regional Center for Autism. From left are (front) Chantel Liberty, Elizabeth Rogner and Nicole Hixson; (back) Alysha Sweitzer, Jordan Morran, Amanda Neiderhiser, Ann Nicholson ...

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