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  1. Father of children with autism keynote speaker at luncheonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... including panic attacks and aggressive behavior that eventually led to a diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism. King said his attempts to advocate for his son at school fell on deaf ears, and King finally chose to home-school Zach for a ...

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  2. The Autism Spectrum and Dr. WingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Psychology Today

    My first encounter with autism was with a child of my father's colleague. He was withdrawn and learned only a few words.

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  3. Bass for Autism Vol. 2 - The Power of Electronic Dance Music Benefits Autism ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | PRWeb

    Today, the electronic music community turns its focus away from the stage and toward a greater cause with Bass for Autism Vol.

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  4. Alcobra Announces Enrollment Of First Patient In Phase 2b Clinical...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | BioSpace

    ... X Syndrome is a genetic condition that causes intellectual disability, and is the leading known genetic cause of autism. There are no approved treatments for Fragile X Syndrome, so the development of MDX in this indication has the potential to ...

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  5. Science Week: How concerned should we be about Ebola and other viruses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | ABC News

    ... said the recent trend away from the measles, mumps and rubella vaccination because of a false perceived connection to Autism, was a concern. "Only humans get polio and that means if we can protect all humans there will be nowhere for the polio to ...

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  6. Turtle Invaders - New App Inks Life into Interactive PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | MacMegasite

    ... to make this game suitable for sensory sensitive kids or for kids that are easily distracted, such as children with Autism or attention deficit disorder "We are exceptionally thrilled to be able to announce the upcoming release of Turtle Invaders," ...

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  7. Could it be Autism?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Madison Press

    ... there was one gentleman that left an indelible impression on me; his name was Joel and he was autistic. Joel's autism was medically renowned because his symptoms were quite profound and greater awareness of this disorder was on the rise (the first ...

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  8. N.W., a minor child, by and through his next friend and parents J.W....Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | FindLaw

    N.W., a minor child, by and through his next friend and parents J.W. and J.W., et al., Plaintiffs-Appellees, v.

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  9. Baby Einstein videos educate typical and autistic childrenRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... for the arts. That is what the Baby Einstein videos create. This is personal. As a mother of a child with autism , I received the Baby Bach video as a gift from a friend. From the very first time the video played, my son received the needed feedback ...

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  10. Autism Quotes You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Psychology Today

    ... They scratched their head at the way he thought, acted, and believed. Yet, those of us who don't have Aspergers or autism often make those who do feel "less than" or "not as good as us." A lot of us are very well intentioned, but we can buy into ...

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  11. Pieces of the Puzzle: Autism changes life for mom Donna HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | News12.com

    Single mother Donna Hills has a 5-year-old son with pervasive developmental disorder, which is a form of autism that can make it even more difficult to socialize and communicate.

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  12. A Study by Focus Autism Foundation Finds: CDC Whistleblower Reveals...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Market Wire

    A top research scientist working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention played a key role in helping Dr. Brian Hooker of the Focus Autism Foundation uncover data manipulation by the CDC that .

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  13. Study: Child disability rates continue to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Business Journal

    ... homes, Houtrow said. Among those reasons is an increased openness about disabilities and increases in the rates of autism and attention deficit disorder, Houtrow said. The decline in reported physical limitations associated with asthma, a breathing ...

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  14. 7 Autism Quotes You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Psychology Today

    ... They scratched their head at the way he thought, acted, and believed. Yet, those of us who don't have Aspergers or autism often make those who do feel "less than" or "not as good as us." A lot of us are very well intentioned, but we can buy into ...

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  15. Health Alert: HPV vaccine lasts longer than originally suggestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KYTX-TV News

    ... particularly among more well-off families. Scientists say that's in part because of more awareness of conditions like autism and say documenting these changes helps with treatment and prevention. Researchers compared high-intensity training to the ... 2 comments

  16. Boy, 15, commended after heroic effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Banbury Guardian

    ... like to thank the paramedics who treated me." Reza's mother Karen, who is also the founder and principal of local autism group Parents Talking Asperger's, said his condition often presents difficulties with communicating, socialising and interacting ...

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  17. Aspergera s awareness takes flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | LA Daily News

    ... sometime performer, has Asperger syndrome, but it remained undiagnosed until she was 41. Considered a mild form of autism, Asperger's impairs the ability to read social cues and engage appropriately with others, though those afflicted are often ...

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  18. Daniel Tammet: An Autistic (and Synesthetic) SavantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Psychology Today

    ... of highly sensitive people. As I noted in a previous post , the "intense world" hypothesis suggests that people with autism , who often appear withdrawn and unempathetic, are that way because their brains are hyper-connected. Rather than one cell ... 1 comment

  19. Livingston vaccinations below statewide rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... that centers around the belief that children receive too many vaccinations and that leads to an increased chance of autism in a child. She said, however, that some symptoms for autism show up around the same age as children are getting vaccinations. ...

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  20. Courthouse clock tower, downtown Howell Photo by Alan Ward / Daily Press & ArgusRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... that centers around the belief that children receive too many vaccinations and that leads to an increased chance of autism in a child. She said, however, that some symptoms for autism show up around the same age as children are getting vaccinations. ...

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