Autism Newswire (Page 12)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Autism. (Page 12)

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  1. Kidderminster law firm kicks off charity's season with football fundingRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... role." Founded in 2011, Aspie is a social self-help and motivation group for adults with Asperger's - a form of autism that can cause difficulties in communicating and forming relationships. It was founded by Sarah Micklewright, diagnosed with ...

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  2. DSM IV: Criteria BRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Today is a discussion on criteria B for an autism diagnosis. On Saturday the diagnosis was introduced.

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  3. Camp in Newport Beach Helps Children with Speech and Reading DisabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | PR Log

    ... reading and comprehension skills necessary for students with dyslexia, auditory processing, visual processing, autism, apraxia, ADHD and other learning challenges. It is common to see years of reading improvement after just weeks of intensive ...

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  4. An introduction to AutismRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Autism has mystified the medical community for years but is now hitting the lime light as researchers continue to make developments in understanding this complex disorder. In February 2007 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an autism prevalence report in which they concluded that autism had risen to 1 in every 150 American children.

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  5. Bunny Helps Explain Autism Spectrum Disorder to ChildrenRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | PRWeb

    Pediatrician living with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Rochelle Caruso Flynn, offers advice and comfort for recently diagnosed children and their parents in new book There is a lot of information that comes your way following an ASD diagnosis," Flynn said. "It is my hope that this book brings comfort and understanding to children and parents alike.

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  6. Reading Asperger in the Reading the Mind in the Eyes TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Psychology Today

    A recent study reports that a classic measure of mentalizing ability to which I have referred in previous posts , the Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test , reveals two discrete groups among subjects diagnosed with an autism spectrum condition . The first group shows clear difficulty on the RMET, with a significant deficit when compared to non-autistic controls.

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  7. Lumos Pharma Receives Wellcome Trust Award for Advancing Potential...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... most profoundly affecting speech, having a seizure disorder, and behavioral issues. Many boys are misdiagnosed with autism due to the clinical presentation. "Rick and his team are singularly committed to developing a safe and effective treatment for ...

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  8. Autism Doctor a Fraud, But Hardly AloneRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2011 | Michael Fumento

    "A deliberate fraud." That's what the British Medical Journal , one of the world's most prestigious periodicals, has written of the study that kicked off the current anti-vaccine movement .

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  9. Seminar helps people with Asperger's explore intimacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | CBC News

    Evan Mead is a 24-year-old filmmaker exploring what love and intimacy are like for people on the autism spectrum. His documentary, Awkward Love, is expected to come out later this year.

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  10. AutismRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2011 | Mental Help Net

    Autism is a neurological disorder characterized by the presence of severe communication, language and social deficits in affected persons. It is the most well known of several pervasive developmental disorder diagnoses which begin in early childhood and continue throughout life, affecting most every aspect of life along the way.

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  11. Will the Zika Virus Open the Door to Studies on Stealth Adapted Viruses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... to realize that stealth adapted virus infection is the underlying cause of many neuropsychiatric illnesses, including autism in children. This finding will have major ramifications with regards to the safety of vaccines. The more promising aspect of ...

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  12. Does Antidepressant Use In Pregnancy Increase Autism Risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Brain Physics

    The use of antidepressants during pregnancy has always been a hotly debated topic. However, recently it's come to light that using these medications during pregnancy can greatly increase the risk of autism in unborn babies.

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  13. Autism Rates Have Doubled in the United StatesRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Brain Physics

    According to a new study done by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , approximately one in 45 children has some type of autism spectrum disorder. While there are many questions parents have about how and why their child develops these disorders, medical science is still pondering whether it happens due to environmental or genetic factors or if it's caused by something else entirely.

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  14. Developmental Differences Fair Helps Families Get Resources They NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... many characteristics of kids who have Sensory Processing Disorders. Perhaps your child is the 1 in 88 diagnosed with Autism ? The information out there can be overwhelming and sometimes your doctor cannot offer you the resources you need to help ...

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  15. Trump: A Healthy DebateRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Pundit

    ... talking about it also. I think it's a very good idea. Q [to Carson]: Donald Trump has publicly and repeatedly linked autism to childhood vaccines. Your opinion?CARSON: There have been numerous studies, and they have not demonstrated that there is ...

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  16. My son with autism is going to college. Cue the happy tears.Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... doormata well, full disclosure, I found myself sobbing uncontrollably. Because early on in Max's odyssey along the autism spectrum I was categorically told that the hope of him ever having a so-called "normal life" - let alone eventually going off ...

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  17. Kalorama: Number Of Test Services For Autism EmergingRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Laboratory Network .com

    There have been no big breakthroughs in finding a major new cause of autism, but the role of genetics becomes even more evident when the findings of the multitude of studies are considered. A number of test services for autism are emerging, according to Kalorama Information.

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  18. Stephanie v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusettshmo Blue IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... It specifies that the Plan covers treatment for psychiatric illnesses, including biologically based conditions (e.g., autism) and, for children until age nineteen, for non-biologically based conditions (e.g., behavioral problems). Such benefits do ...

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  19. All About Kids: AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Copper Basin News

    ... exposure to viral infections and advance parental age may play a part. We know for sure that vaccines DO NOT cause autism. Many people know about autism but I still encounter parents that have really never heard of it. So what is autism? Google ... 10 comments

  20. Medical journal yanks study that questions safety of HPV vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... have had a potent effect in the past, with a small British study linking the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine to autism driving widespread distrust of the shot - before it was found to be fraudulent. Most of the research on vaccines produced by ...

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