Autism Newswire (Page 13)

Autism Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Vaccination debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2010 |

    ... could reach potentially harmful levels after exposure to thimerasol containing vaccinations. Some people argue that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms are similar to mercury over dosage, hence proposing that vaccines could potentially cause ...


  2. Focused Norton ready for pro qualifier Saturday in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... with Asperger's syndrome. Named after the Austrian pediatrician who discovered the disorder, Asperger's is similar to autism, and characterized by a number of symptoms, including difficulty with social relations and odd patterns of behavior. By ...


  3. Town hall meetings on childhood vaccinesRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Cross Roads News

    Environmentalist Robert Kennedy Jr.; Michelle Ford, founder of the Vaccine Injury Awareness League; and Nation of Islam Minister Tony Muhammad are guest speakers at town hall meetings in Decatur and Atlanta on childhood vaccinations, autism and the CDC. The meetings, which take place on Feb. 12 from 7 to 10 p.m. at Rainbow Park Baptist Church, 2941 Columbia Drive in Decatur, and on Feb. 13 from 4 to 8 p.m. at First Iconium Baptist Church, 542 Moreland Ave. S.E. in Atlanta, are presented by CDC Vaccine Justice or Else.


  4. No You or Me: On Love, Death, and the KindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... in conversation, inevitably damming up what could have been pleasantly-flowing creeks. My wife, upon studying autism in graduate school, gave him a dime-store diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome, and she may have been correct. But we'll never know for ...


  5. Autistic Llandudno student impresses software bosses after creating computer model of human brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    ... mentor in a team compiling a highly detailed computer model of the human body. The 3D development manager said Louis' autism "definitely" boosts his creativity, and the pupil is now a "hero" to his schoolmates, some of whom are now able to say: "I ... 2 comments

  6. Harbour School Student Wins National AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 |

    ... students ages 6-21. Students at the school have been diagnosed as having learning disabilities, high functioning autism, Asperger's Syndrome, other health impaired (primarily ADHD) and multi-disabled. By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read ...


  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 ...


  8. some poetry eventsRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 |

    ... the publication of his memoirs, "I am Dr. Charles Joseph Smith," the life of an Autistic savant, in conjunction with Autism awareness month which is April.


  9. Music and recreation help children with autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2010 |

    A recent report distributed in October 2009 by the Health Resources and Services Administration , U.S. Department of Health and Human Services states that Autism Spectrum Disorder affects one in 91 children in the country and more boys than girls. ASD is part of a group of childhood neuro-developmental disorders that cause impaired verbal communication, social interaction and behavior.


  10. An introduction to AutismRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2010 |

    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.


  11. Responding to Autism Center adds new programs for adolescent, adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 |

    ... a Tri-City hockey legend and co-founder of the Carson Kolzig Foundation . They're called Next Steps and Navigating Autism in Adulthood, and they help clients with everything from goal setting and college planning to mastering day-to-day tasks such ...


  12. Lawyer: Massachusetts special needs school reported abuse of studentsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 |

    ... The school is still accepting students, MacLeish said. The three victims of the alleged abuse, students in the autism program, are still enrolled at Eagleton. A probable-cause document filed in Great Barrington District Court described an incident ...


  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.


  14. Study suggests more effective speech therapy approach for children with Down syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (2016). DOI: 10.3109/17549507.2015.1112836 Some children with autism should undergo ongoing screenings for apraxia, a rare neurological speech disorder, because the two conditions often go ...


  15. Big Game for Susquehanna Community High School SeniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Sean Branning of Susquehanna is a senior at Susquehanna Community High School. He has Asperger Syndrome, a form of autism.


  16. Transgender Youth More Likely to Have AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 |

    Nearly a quarter of young persons diagnosed with gender dysphoria, or who are transgender, screened positive for Asperger syndrome, a form of autism, according to a new paper in the academic journal LGBT Health. The study was a small retrospective review of intake files of 39 children at Boston Children's Hospital. 1 comment

  17. Travis Breeding - an inspirational example of success through challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2012 |

    He was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome when he was twenty two. He grew up knowing he was different from other kids - without understanding why.


  18. New mumps cases show continued vaccine oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    ... topic of vaccines? Research has shown that getting the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) virus vaccine does not cause autism, but many people still reject getting vaccinated. After so many outbreaks, people should understand that refusing modern ...


  19. Vaccines can be harmfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Kingston Community

    I am a stay-at-home mom who has two children with autism spectrum disorders, the older was diagnosed with Pervasive Development Disorder and the younger with Autism Spectrum Disorder. I believe they were both harmed by vaccines.


  20. EDITORIAL: Protect your kids now, get them vaccinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Whatever their beliefs, they are wrong to think that vaccines cause illnesses or unrelated conditions like autism. No serious scientist believes that, even though some internet trolls do. The statistics are worse for the human papillomavirus. Only ...