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Fast Company's Pranav Dixit writes that the robot harness a combination of cameras and the Microsoft Kinect sensor to help autistic children develop social skills.
No disciplinary action is to be taken against any Jersey Anglican clergy member into the handling of an abuse complaint, a bishop says.
Understandably, there are many parents, teachers and caregivers of children with autism eager to know more about the affliction.
Danielle Errichiello points out that the Graniteville resident has been singing under the independent record label Gianni Records, and her first original single can now be found on YouTube under Angelica Jade, "Heartache."
The Pulitzer Prize-winning conservative columnist presents a collection of his essays on what he believes renders the "American experiment" vibrant and special, exploring topics ranging from health care and space exploration to religion and baseball.
Researchers from Yale University and the University of California, San Francisco have pinpointed the types of cells and regions of the brain affected by the genetic mutations associated with autism .
The Tale of The Wulks is the debut young adult novel of VK Green, an autistic high school student.
Life-sized playing cards, poker aficionados and TV stars were part of the Vegas-style event at the seventh annual Ante Up for Autism Gala and Casino Night.
SentioLife Solutions, Ltd. is launching their latest chewable innovation, SentioCHEWS.
Fremont Books is pleased to announce the release of 'The Tale of the Wulks', a unique young adult novel from debutant author VK Green.
Babies are born with self-awareness which allows them to differentiate their bodies from other people's, new research suggests.
FRIDAY Nov. 22, 2013, 2013 -- People with autism are more likely to have a condition called synesthesia -- a "mixing of the senses" -- a small new study finds.
For its 53rd year, U.S. Antique Shows welcomes attendees and exhibitors back to The Original Miami Beach Antique Show, the world's largest indoor antique show, which will be held Jan. 30 - Feb. 3, 2014 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
Imagine if you were an incredibly gifted, intelligent, creative person who could see things no one else could, yet you couldn't see faces clearly and could only identify your friends and family by their hair, their shoes, their jackets, their voices.
At age 15, Megan Holstein looked around at her high school classmates in Dublin and decided working at a fast-food counter wasn't for her.
Most researchers now believe certain genes a child inherits from their parents could make them more vulnerable to developing autism spectrum disorder Little by little, we're decoding autism .
Slate.com recently published a heart-wrenching piece by Larry Lake about the trials and tribulations parents of addicts face.
Rangam Consultants has had its fair share of success of late within the temporary staffing industry in the US, which has catapulted a sizable revenue growth in Q3.
There are widespread differences in how genes are expressed in men and women's brains, based on post-mortem adult human brain and spinal cord samples from over 100 individuals analyzed by byscientists at the University College London Institute of Neurology who studied the expression of every gene in 12 brain regions.
Stress has become a fact of life, and for some, the daily norm. Although occasional stress can help improve our focus and performance, living with chronic stress can backfire by causing anxiety, depression, and serious health problems.