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Former Prince Georgea s official takes role at education nonprofit

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 12:22
A. Duane Arbogast, the former chief academic officer for the school system, resigned Feb. 14 to become vice president of educational services and chief operating officer at the Baltimore-based Children's Guild as of Monday.
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Parma Western senior bowler with Asperger syndrome excelling on the...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 12:11
JACKSON On Monday night, Michael Hart was bowling at Airport Lanes when he turned and said to no one in particular that it's difficult to bowl when you hit a cell phone in your packet.
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Blue Whale Apps and The National Association for Child Development...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:54
The National Association for Child Development and Blue Whale Apps announced today the release of two new iPad apps - "Speech Therapy for Apraxia - 2 Syllable Words" and "Speech Therapy for Apraxia - Ending Sounds."
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Wirral mum's blog recording trials and tribulations of autism becomes worldwide hit

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:42
A HOYLAKE mum with a desire to raise awareness of the condition that changed the lives of both her and her son has seen her online blog become a worldwide hit.
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Support Groups

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 06:35
ANON ALCOHOLISM SUPPORT: An anonymous fellowship of people whose lives have been affected by another person's drinking.
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Autism mentor scheme for university

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 06:24
Students at Cardiff University will mentor teenagers with autistic spectrum disorders as part of a new scheme to encourage more to attend university.
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The gift of a garbage truck: With love from Manuel

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 06:13
AutismSpeaks Vids uploaded a video last week, 'Boy with Autism Gets Surprise Gift from Trash Man.'
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Team Franklin Lakes Hosting Autism Speaks Fundraiser

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 05:51
The following was submitted to Patch by Team Franklin Lakes. It is also an Axis blog post .
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A girl and her indispensable cat

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 05:48
Guest post by Dayna Berghan-Whyman: In our little family there are the three of us: myself, my husband, and our daughter Freya.
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Podcast: Telehealth for Parkinson's care

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 05:31
Two months ago, I interviewed neurologist Ray Dorsey, M.D., co-director of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics at the University of Rochester, for a story I wrote based on a study he led.
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A Survey of All Persons Born Between 1955 and 2006 in Denmark Affirms ...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 04:12
Dr. Westman has surveyed the literature and shows that the underlying reasons one-third of the children in the United States are not doing well have more to do with parents than schools.
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An important role in delayed language development played by gender and genes

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 04:00
Boys are at greater risk for delayed language development than girls, according to a new study using data from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study.
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New York Institute of Beauty Work Featured During New York Fashion Week

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:55
New York, NY, February 19, 2014 -- -- New York Institute of Beauty provided their services on Monday, February 10, 2014 at Blinged Out by India fashion show during New York Fashion Week.
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Jazz Vocalist Kevin Mahogany to Headline Concert to Benefit The...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:53
Acclaimed vocalist Kevin Mahogany will headline this spring's "Alive in the World" Concert benefiting The Foundation for The Developmentally Disabled.
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Ask Dr. K: Gene studies lead to better diagnoses

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:45
Dear Dr. K: In yesterday's column, a reader asked whether she should be tested for genes linked to Alzheimer's disease.
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Does outdoor play make kids smarter?

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:00
Shana Negin, left, of Oakland, high-fives her daughter Seneca Johnson, 1, as they play with her other daughter Talia Johnson, 3, center, at Montclair Park in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014.
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Column: Fashion show to benefit Winship Cancer Institute

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:00
A stylish lineup of Atlanta boutiques will be in the spotlight for this year's Fashion a Cure luncheon Feb. 26 at the Piedmont Driving Club in Midtown.
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Two Sullivan County school buses crash on Bloomingdale Road, around 21 were injured

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:00
MYRTLE BEACH, SC - A Myrtle Beach man was arrested Wednesday morning after police said he spanked a child with a "switch."
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Jonas enriches basketball program

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:00
Most days after school you will find freshman Jonas Hetrick preparing the basketball court for the Oak Harbor High School girls varsity basketball team.
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Team Mary raising money for special kids

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:00
On April 27, dozens of supporters of the Lucas family will participate in the Glass City Marathon to raise money to help other families whose children have special needs.
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