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Auburn Offers Training On Dealing With Fire In A Home When A Child Has Autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 20:11
… that includes a child with autism there are special challenges for … well as first-responders. Kids with autism don’t handle stress well … Home When A Child Has Autism Jeff Brown In Auburn, the … with autism,” Johnson said. The training session, organized by the Autism and …
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Powerball Lottery at $400 Million Dollars

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 20:05
The jackpot for the Powerball lottery jumped to $70 million dollars after the weekend and is at an estimated 400 million dollars, giving people $400 million reasons to test their luck.
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Naperville Marathon to open charity registration first

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 19:58
Barbara Martin, coordinator of local partner charities for the Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon, and Anne Maynard, coordinator of national participating charities, meet Wednesday morning with staff members from some of the 26 nonprofits teaming up with this year's race.
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2nd Annual Light Up the Blues Benefit Concert for Autism Speaks Crosby, Stills & Nash (CSN), John Mayer,more

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 19:35
… the international Autism community during World Autism Awareness Day and throughout Autism Awareness … About Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is the world's leading autism science … needs of individuals with autism and their families. Autism Speaks was founded …
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A Short Course in Male Developmental Disorders

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 19:32
Boys today are being diagnosed with developmental disorders up to five times more frequently than girls.
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Grandview, Athabasca Street schools to close

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 19:15
Grandview and Athabasca Street Public schools will become one after trustees voted to combine the students at a new school planned to open in 2016.
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Newly Diagnosed Child With Autism? First Steps for Parents

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:59
When you first get a diagnosis of autism for your child, it all seems overwhelming and surreal, even if you suspected something was wrong.
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To The Olympian Who Dedicated His Gold Medal To His Brother, From A 7-Year-Old

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:52
Canadian skier, Alex Bilodeau, won a Gold medal last week and dedicated it to his brother Frederic, who has cerebral palsy.
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2nd Annual Light Up the Blues Benefit Concert for Autism Speaks...

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:49
Also performing are special guests - rapper Watsky, indie artist Xolie Morra, Rio "Soulschocka" Wyles , Adam Mandela Walden , and Neal Katz.
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Could 'Wolf' mark end of DiCaprio's Oscar drought?

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:36
In this Dec. 15, 2013 photo, American actor Leonardo DiCaprio poses for a portrait, in New York.
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Vaccine Industry Watchdog Obtains CDC Documents That Show...

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 18:02
We must ensure that this and other evidence of CDC malfeasance are presented to Congress and the public as quickly as possible.
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Spring Run School receives grant from the Ronald McDonald House

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:54
Students shown here practicing life skills are : Stephen Rulka, Sarah Poliacik, Anthony Cirillo, Alok Sarwade and Kemar Greene.
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Scientists raise concerns over chemicals leaching into food from packaging

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:46
No one in their right mind would knowingly drink formaldehyde - but that's the risk consumers take when they gulp down fizzy drinks sold in plastic containers, according to a report published Wednesday in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
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Cassandra Kubinski Releases 'Avalanche' Music Video; Concert Set for 2/21 in NYC

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:27
Singer/songwriter Cassandra Kubinsk i and Framerunner NYC have released the official music video for "Avalanche," the second single from Kubinski's album "Just Being Myself."
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How to get more people with autism into university

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:21
… at university for people with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Today a unique … to encourage young people with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) to go … known to school children with autism the innumerable opportunities and support … more prospective students on the autism spectrum to continue their education …
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Autism Drug Studied On Animals Has Potential For Humans

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:17
… now being repurposed to treat autism and researchers are in the … bumetanide can stop or reverse autism in children and they’ve … that may have led to autism symptoms in offspring. The next … is going to lead to autism.” Source: http://www.foxnews.com …
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Brain Parade Appoints Board of Directors

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:16
Offering a diverse background of professional experience, the five-member Board of Directors will lead the continued growth of Brain Parade's business.
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New Jersey Housewife Amber Marchese Dealing With Off-Screen Ex-Wife Drama - Report

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:07
In this case, it's not one of her fellow Bravo Real Housewives, but her husband's real-life retrieved, Amber's husband, James, tried to gain full custody of his kiddos on several occasions a few years after his 2004 divorce, presenting the court with five reasons why he felt his ex, Rebecca, was an unfit mother to his children.
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Two-thirds of women not taking folic acid before pregnancy to prevent spina bifida

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 17:00
Research published today from Queen Mary University of London reveals less than 1 in 3 women have taken folic acid supplements before pregnancy to prevent spina bifida and other birth defects of the brain, spine, or spinal cord .
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Autism spectrum employees eager to work

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 16:22
At another counter, Ayla Hourigan is putting bags in a grocery cart. "Hi, how are you doing?" she asks a customer.
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