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Cumberland Academy of Georgia, Atlanta Special Needs School, Announces...

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 14:55
Cumberland Academy of Georgia, a non-profit independent school for students with special needs is hosting an annual fundraiser.
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Kid with autism needs 'friends' for bday

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 14:02
… ;s, a mild form of autism, and this year he told …
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The Utter Indignation Caused by Illegal Exclusion of Autistic Children

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 13:15
… livid when they illegally exclude autistic children from school activities. Where … by Ambitious About Autism, which campaigns on behalf of autistic children and … do not consider autism a disability. I agree that autistic individuals may have certain handicaps, but autism in itself …
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5 Reasons to Smile: A Breastfeeding Song, Autistic Teen on a…

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 13:07
… impressive artistic skill, too:   3. Autistic Teen Who Thought He Had …
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Medlmmune to Provide Update on Developments in Anti-Inflammatory Therapies at 10th Annual Summit on Asthma & COPD

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 10:58
Christine Ward, Principle Scientist from Medlmmune, joins speaker line-up at Asthma and COPD 2014 LONDON, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, February 12, 2014 /EINPresswire.com/ -- SMi are pleased to announce that Christine Ward, Principle Scientist, Translational …
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Customizing All-Natural Sweeteners Now Possible With Specially Fabricated Machinery

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 10:58
Steviva modifies hammer mill to create industry’s first custom sweetening system PORTLAND, OREGON, USA, February 13, 2014 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Creating the right flavoring combination for a food or beverage can be a lengthy process. This is especially …
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Tallying the Costs for Autism - dailyRx

Autism News from Google - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 10:36

Tallying the Costs for Autism
dailyRx
This study, led by Tara A. Lavelle, PhD, of the Healthy Policy department at Harvard University, attempted to estimate the total costs associated with caring for children with autism spectrum disorders. The study took into account all the expenses ...

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College Living Experience Receives $12,000 Award to Provide Scholarships for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 10:25
… Provide Scholarships for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders Information contained on … ; Patricia Kelly Scholarship Fund through Autism Speaks has awarded CLE with … Scholarship Fund through Autism Speaks, have a son with autism, and they … post-secondary support to students with autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD …
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Autistic behavior is curbed in French animal study

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 08:26
… evidence of a promising treatment. Autism spectrum disorders are marked by … to pregnant rodents predisposed to autism shortly before they gave birth … and treatable feature" of autism spectrum disorders beyond infancy, Andrew … director at Research Autism a U.K.-based autism charity, said in …
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This autistic boy had no one to celebrate his 11th birthday with...

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 08:00
Eleven-year-old Colin has a sensory processing disorder similar to Asperger's syndrome, which affects his social skills and has made it difficult for him to maintain friendships at school. His mother Jennifer, from southwest Michigan, became …
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Average Yearly Cost of Autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 06:58
… research and scientific review for Autism Speaks, a New York City-based … kids have "classic" autism, speaking very little, and showing … families with children affected by autism spectrum disorders, ranging from mild … Lavelle: Parents of kids with autism spectrum disorders reported no greater …
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Gene identified that links brain structure to intelligence

Medical News Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 04:00
For the first time, scientists at King's College London have identified a gene linking the thickness of the grey matter in the brain to intelligence. The study is published in Molecular Psychiatry and may help scientists understand biological mechanisms behind some forms of intellectual impairment.The researchers looked at the cerebral cortex, the outermost layer of the human brain.
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Area Synagogues Join Together to Create a Jewish Youth Group for...

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 03:00
Congregation Beth Israel of Scotch Plains, Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains and Temple Beth-El Mekor Chayim of Cranford have joined together to create a new Jewish youth group, Kids Connect, for children with autism spectrum disorders.
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Barto: The challenges of autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 02:11
… favorite quotes about autism is: “Look beyond the autism and you will … the petition. Since its inception, Autism Speaks has committed nearly $200 … . Autism Speaks celebrates Light It Up Blue along with the international autism … Autism Awareness Month in April and to help raise awareness about autism …
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Barto: The challenges of autism - Aspen Times

Autism News from Google - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 02:07

Barto: The challenges of autism
Aspen Times
Among my favorite quotes about autism is: “Look beyond the autism and you will see someone special.” Parents who have children with autism know this firsthand. And while our journeys are often heart-wrenching, even in the most difficult moments we can ...

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Autism insurance bill passes House, 120-0 - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Autism News from Google - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 02:01

Autism insurance bill passes House, 120-0
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Legislation mandating insurance coverage for autism therapies passed the full House floor in a 120-0 vote on Tuesday, an unprecedented step for a state that has previously rejected such bills despite the skyrocketing rate of autism. “I think everybody ...
Disagreements over autism bill remain unresolvedKHI News Service

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Quaker Steak & Lube to host Autism Music Fest this Sunday

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 01:51
… be hosting the "2014 Autism Music Fest" from 10 … . Proceeds will be donated to Autism Speaks, C.A.U.S …
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Millburn High School's Autism Awareness Club holds fundraiser

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 00:23
… continue to raise awareness of autism in the school and community … . Coming up in March, the Autism Awareness Club will host the … planning many activities for Millburn Autism Awareness Month, including decorating the … bulbs as a part of Autism Speaks' international Light It …
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Dachel Media Review: No Housing Funding CT Autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Tue, 02/11/2014 - 22:13
… : Tsunami of Young Adults with Autism Face Uncertain Future, Unemployment Crisis … Scott, who has developmental disabilities, autism and a seizure disorder, would … adults with autism aging out of school programs, parents-turned-entrepreneurs and autism leaders …
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Schools picking up autism tab - CNN (blog)

Autism News from Google - Tue, 02/11/2014 - 21:50

The Independent

Schools picking up autism tab
CNN (blog)
The surge in autism diagnoses since the year 2000 has come with a massive cost that's shouldered largely by the public school system, say researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. In what's billed as a conservative estimate, they say the ...
Children with autism are illegally excluded from school activities study findsThe Independent
Public schools bear brunt of autism costs6abc.com
Autism: Four In 10 Children 'Illegally Excluded'Sky News
New Haven Register -BBC News
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