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Immune cells undergo 'spontaneous' changes on a daily basis that could lead to cancers if not for the diligent surveillance of our immune system, scientists have found.
Scientists have identified, for the first time, a way in which the decreased functional connectivity seen in the brain of many people with autism can come about: it can be caused by cells called microglia failing to trim connections between neurons, researchers demonstrate in a study published.
Congressman Fred Upton said in Saturday's Weekly Republican Address that Republicans have identified multiple areas of potential bipartisan agreement based on ideas outlined in President Barack Obama's recent State of the Union address .
A series of mouse brain schemes showing in heat map the functional connectivity between a defined pre-frontal cortex regions and other areas of the brain in wild-type mice as measured by resting-state functional MRI.
I have to admit, I never thought off humans being a herd, that is, until the TeaBaggers came to power within the GO P. But the concept of a herd is critically important.
A Galloway Township woman accused her son's elementary school lunch staff of throwing away his lunch because there was an unpaid balance in his lunch account.
Northwood Dance Theatre members perform in this year's Halo Dance for Autism at the Loats Performing Arts Center at Newport Harbor High School.
Anna Tuzzolo, an East Quogue girl on a mission - to virtually walk the 90-miles from her hometown to Montauk Point by January - reached her goal and raised $5,800 for the Flying Point Foundation for Autism .
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The Intensive Education Academy, a non-sectarian special education facility, will hold an Open House on Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Guests will meet with the Head of School, Jill O'Donnell, and will be invited to tour classrooms, observe the teaching methods and materials used, and have the opportunity to see firsthand how students ... (more)
When their 4-year-old daughter Ana Lucia passed away on Jan. 18, Montclair residents Maura and Lukas Haynes chose to honor her memory with a simple-yet-heartfelt request: an "in lieu of flowers" donation.
Happy Super Bowl Sunday! If you're not watching the big game with friends, why not do so along with football legends and Super Bowl Champions Joe Montana , Dwight Clark , Howard Cross and Sean Landeta at "The Catch" Game Day Experience? Confirmed guests include NFL players Antonio Cromartie and Antwan Barnes of the New York Jets, Justin Tucker , ... (more)
DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS LEWISTON CIVIC THEATRE 1/30-2/16/2014 DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS has been described as stylish, sexy, irreverent, and "Broadway musical comedy heaven."
British Invasion 2014 , Feb. 5-10, 2014, Hard Rock Rivera Maya Hotel , Cancun, Mexico, with Joe Johnson, Pete Best, Denny Seiwell, Laurence Juber, Jim Berkenstadt and Tim Piper.
A New Jersey mother says her fifth grade son's school has repeatedly taken her child's lunch and thrown it away over unpaid cafeteria balances -- despite having apologized for doing as much in the past.
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Carolyn Collamer of Dracut, a senior Communication Sciences and Disorders major at Worcester State University, is in a 2013-2014 fellowship program at Behavioral Concepts Incorporated, a Worcester-based social-service organization for autistic children.
The answer to this question has long fascinated laypersons, and for good reason.
The Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance is hosting its 10th annual champagne brunch/fashion show on Feb. 28 at Avion on the Water, 2177 W. Western Reserve Road, Canfield.
Every Sunday morning during the winter, Denise Mayfield, 56, of North Berwick, Maine, gets in her car and drives two hours to Mt.