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Sight, Sound in Kids With Autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 18:11
… sounds may unnerve kids with autism. The study, published Jan. 14 … Neuroscience, found that children with autism experience delays when their brains … children has some form of autism. The main signs include repetitive … full-blown autism. For the study, researchers compared 32 children with an autism …
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The beautiful inspiration of Larissa Long, Mrs. Bellevue America

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 18:00
At 35-years-old, Larissa Long has already had a full life. She married young and remained in the marriage for seven years, with two children born from the union; Ethan Tucey, 12, and Nadia Tucey, 10. It didn't work out, but she is on good terms with her ex-husband.
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A boy and his bike

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:52
Jack McGinn on his custom-made tricycle, given to him by Variety the Children's Charity.
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N.J. man at center of viral letter from mother: 'Dear 'Daddy' in Seat 16C'

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:46
A resident of the Villas section of Lower Township in Cape May County was the anonymous man the mother of a 3-year-old autistic girl wrote about in an open letter that went viral.
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PA Families, Inc. looking for board members

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:38
PA Families, Inc. aka PFI is undergoing a significant reorganization and is looking to enhance their Board of Directors.
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Mom's antidepressant use linked to lung problems in babies

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:28
Canadian researchers pulled seven studies from a pool of about 3,000 that looked at breathing difficulties in newborns associated with antidepressant use.
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Art Con 9 Raises $45,000 for My Possibilities

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:17
Art Conspiracy, a non-profit organization formed by North Texas artists and musicians, raised more than $45,000 during their annual fundraising event in support of My Possibilities , the organization's 2013 beneficiary.
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Gov. Dayton Recommends $3.75 Million in Bond Money for St. David's Center

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:14
Governor Mark Dayton released his 2014 capital budget recommendations for state bonding Wednesday.
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Executive 'Committed' To Supporting People With Autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:10
… autism. The Minister was speaking as he launched the cross departmental Autism … the proactive input of the autism community throughout Northern Ireland.… action plan will include an autism awareness campaign, improved accessibility to … living with autism and the establishment of a multi-agency autism advice service …
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Mother of girl with autism thanks fellow passenger in Seat 16c

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:53
… showed kindness to her 3-year-old autistic daughter on a flight home … you have a child with autism and you’re flying, it …
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Granite School District hosting Autism Parent Group meetings

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:47
… District Autism Team is inviting parents and caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorders to join the Autism Parent Group … of children with autism spectrum disorders to join the Autism Parent Group … and understanding children with autism. The next Autism Parent Group meeting will …
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Granite School District hosting Autism Parent Group meetings - Deseret News

Autism News from Google - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:46

Granite School District hosting Autism Parent Group meetings
Deseret News
The group is an informative training presented by Utah Family Voices and members of the Autism Team. Topics will include behavior, communication, sensory integration, safety and emergency preparedness, as well as sibling, professional and parent panels ...

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Complementary, alternative medicine common with autism

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:38
… that have children with an autism spectrum disorder or other developmental … families with children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other … among families with children with autism spectrum disorders," Dr. Kathleen … is no known cure for autism. And not all children show …
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Complementary, alternative medicine common with autism - Reuters

Autism News from Google - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:31

Complementary, alternative medicine common with autism
Reuters
Researchers who surveyed Californian families with children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other developmental disability (DD) found that about a third reported using complementary or alternative treatments. Those therapies ranged from ...
Alternative therapies widely used for autismKFMB News 8
CAM Common in Children With Developmental DisabilitiesDoctors Lounge

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Autistic Kids Experience Life As A Badly...

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:28
… , including 32 high-functioning children with autism. The children were grouped together … happen close together. “Children with autism have difficulty processing simultaneous input … study revealed that children with autism had problems strongly associating audio-visual …
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Children With Autism Perceive Sights And Sounds Separately

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:28
The world for children with autism may resemble watching a movie with the audio out of sync.
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Vero Beach Elks Club welcomes 10 new members

Autism News from Topix - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:27
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com Stephen Jenkey, Michael R. Gannon, Robert J. McCabe, Cheryl Scranton, Melinda Marley, Jane Jukich, Ron Miller, Kenneth Niel, Doris Conklin, Joan LeBlanc The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a nationwide organization ... (more)
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'Daddy' in 16C - thanks for kindness to my autistic child

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:19
… , autism, business, editors picks, parenting, planes, travel THE mother of an autistic …
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Children With Autism Perceive Sights And Sounds Separately (STUDY) - Huffington Post

Autism News from Google - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:06

Children With Autism Perceive Sights And Sounds Separately (STUDY)
Huffington Post
The new study showed that in children with autism, the time window for binding signals together is wider, meaning that the brain integrates events that happened as much as half a second (500 milliseconds) apart, and should have been perceived as ...

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Transplant Foundation, Inc. Appoints James Konschnik as CEO

Autism News from Healthcare Industry Today - Wed, 01/15/2014 - 16:04
Transplant Foundation, Inc. appoints new CEO to expand Foundation statewide. MIAMI, FL, UNITED STATES, January 10, 2014 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Transplant Foundation, Inc. a Miami-based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting organ and tissue …
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