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Defiance College to launch program for college-age students with autism

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:46
Defiance College has announced the start of an innovative program to enable college-age students with autism to pursue a college education.
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Understanding Humor Can Lead to New Psychiatric Treatments

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:30
Research led by Swiss neuroscientist Pascal Vrticka and his U.S. colleagues at Stanford University has found that, among other things, humor plays a key role in psychological health.
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Chuska to participate in autism walk - Chickasha Express Star

Autism News from Google - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:25

Chuska to participate in autism walk
Chickasha Express Star
Often symbolized by a puzzle piece, autism and those who fall within the autistic spectrum don't often fit into neat categories. Ann Helton, M.S., L.P.C, L.A.D.C, DOT SAP and Sable Davis, intern and student attending Southern Nazarene University in ...
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Autism conference in Dubai on February 20

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:24
… together for the Fifth Annual Autism Around The World Conference 2014 … issues faced by people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The conference … Development for Individuals Affected with Autism Spectrum Disorders’. It will provide …
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Immune system 'overdrive' in pregnant women linked to brain damage in male kids

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:17
Washington, Feb. 7 : A team of researchers has revealed that fetal mice- especially males- show signs of brain damage that lasts into their adulthood when they are exposed in the womb to a maternal immune system kicked into high gear by a serious infection or other malady.
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Gwenne up for autism care award

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:10
… award by the National Autism Society’s Autism Professionals Awards. The annual … Coltman is an autism support development manager for Autism Support and Care and has worked in the field of autism … , the national director Scotland for Autism Initiatives, after 15 years together …
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Friendly Robots allow More Realistic Human-android Relationships

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:01
Two 'friendly' robots, including a 3D-printed humanistic android, are helping scientists to understand how more realistic long-term relationships might be developed between humans and androids.
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Scarface's missing son found safe

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:01
The 20-year-old, who suffers from autism, disappeared after storming out of his Los Angeles home on January 29th.
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Decoded: how brain wires up for better social behaviour

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:54
London, Feb 7 : In a path-breaking discovery, scientists have identified, for the first time, why different parts of the brain don't talk to each other very well, especially in people with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
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Autism: Birth Hormone May Control The Expression Of The Syndrome In Animals

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:53
The scientific community agrees that autism has its origins in early life-foetal and/or postnatal.
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Reduce The Chloride To Restore The Switch

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:53
A drug given to pregnant mice with models of autism prevents autistic behavior in their offspring, a new report shows, and though the drug could not be administered prenatally in humans , clinical trials of this drug administered later in development, in young children who have already developed autistic symptoms, are showing progress.
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Does IVF make unhealthy babies?

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:52
Last week the British Medical Journal dropped a grenade into the already exploding world of infertility medicine with findings that babies produced by in vitro fertilization have increased health risks.
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Autistic behavior is curbed in rodent study

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:48
A drug given to pregnant mice prevented autism-like behavior in their offspring, encouraging researchers they're on the right track in testing the medicine in children with the disorder.
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Ending diffusion confusion: Identifying precise neural correlates of autism spectrum disorder

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:42
… of developmental disorders (such as autism and Asperger's syndrome … true not only when comparing autism and typical groups, but also … scanned. (Low functioning children with autism often exhibit little or no … matter tracts in children with autism spectrum disorder, Proceedings of the …
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Faces of the Big Ten: Alex Cohen

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:25
Northwestern junior forward/center Alex Cohen is featured in the "Faces of the Big Ten" PSA campaign, which highlights student-athletes from throughout the conference.
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Easy ViewTM for Home or Office Allows Organization of Up to 10 Electrical or Communication Cords at Once!

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:08
Save Time and Avoid Confusion with Well-Managed Cords - Organize and Label with One Device! AKRON, OH, USA, February 7, 2014 /EINPresswire.com/ -- The hectic balancing act that is life with electronic devices should now get a little bit easier and more …
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Pregnancy: overactive immune system linked to offspring brain damage

Medical News Today - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:00
In a mouse study, researchers found that fetal mice who were exposed in the womb to a maternal immune system in overdrive - due to an infection or other illness - displayed lasting signs of brain damage into adulthood. And the investigators believe their findings could be relevant to human neurologic diseases, such as schizophrenia and autism.
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Evaluation system broken

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:00
Are evaluations ever going to be done in a timely manner so that inmates will not have to wait days and months? This is a serious problem in the court system.
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Have your children screened early and regularly

Autism News from Topix - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 10:49
In Gaston and Lincoln counties the Assuring Better Child Health & Development Program advocates for children birth-5 years old to receive developmental and behavioral screenings at their well child check-ups.
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