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News-Medical-Net
Folic acid intake during pregnancy could protect children from possible side-effect of antiepileptic drugscould substantially contribute to protecting the child from a possible side-eff
Folic acid intake during pregnancy could protect children from possible side-effect of antiepileptic drugs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 minutes ago
could substantially contribute to protecting the child from a possible side-effect of antiepileptic drugs, namely from autism." Possible side-effect of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs): 12 out of 100 children with autistic traits With her current... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 33 minutes ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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examiner.com
Treating a child's individual needs rather than a child's diagnosis of autismand misinformation, parents are often faced with difficult decisions, specifica
Treating a child's individual needs rather than a child's diagnosis of autism
examiner.com / Posted 33 minutes ago
and misinformation, parents are often faced with difficult decisions, specifically when it comes to a diagnosis such as autism. Should I be worried that my child isn't speaking yet? Why won't my child look at me when I play with them? Does my... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 51 minutes ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 52 minutes ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 55 minutes ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted an hour ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Deviant’s autism excuse rejectedpaedophile Shannon McCoole is “vulnerable” — both to using child sex material a
Deviant’s autism excuse rejected
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
paedophile Shannon McCoole is “vulnerable” — both to using child sex material and being assaulted in prison — due to his autism spectrum disorder, a court has heard. On Wednesday, lawyers for David Glen Cecchin said those were reasons enough for... Read more
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The Age
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trumpof tax," despite the plethora of evidence that the phenomenon poses a major thr
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trump
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
of tax," despite the plethora of evidence that the phenomenon poses a major threat. He's also implied that vaccines cause autism, and suggested that it might be safer for children to be vaccinated more slowly and at lower doses (which is not at... Read more
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chroniclelive
Meet the children set to benefit from June's Go Bananas appealCharlie. The eight-year-old, who lives with his mam Kristie and sister and you
Meet the children set to benefit from June's Go Bananas appeal
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
Charlie. The eight-year-old, who lives with his mam Kristie and sister and younger brother Frankie in North Shields, has autism and a learning disability. He tends to struggle with his emotions and needs sensory stimulation to help keep in check... Read more
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chroniclelive
Let's Go Bananas! Dig deep to help needy children across the North EastFund does not just help individuals. Organisations and groups are invited to ma
Let's Go Bananas! Dig deep to help needy children across the North East
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
Fund does not just help individuals. Organisations and groups are invited to make applications too and the Sunderland Autism Outreach team has proved successful this year. The application from the service, which caters for 1,400 autistic... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Student newcomers to Rutland: 'We're just human'New York. In the long term, she's planning on becoming a child psychologist — a
Student newcomers to Rutland: 'We're just human'
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 hours ago
New York. In the long term, she's planning on becoming a child psychologist — an interest inspired by a younger sister with autism. "Along with all of the comments about my faith, I also get a lot of comments about her," the teenager says. "A lot... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populationsor developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participan
Tickets going fast for annual Fashion Show and Auction to benefit Special Populations
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 hours ago
or developmental disabilities, or both. Marcucci explained that the participants, who may have Down syndrome or autism, get to serve as the models in the fashion show. They pick out their outfits and get makeovers before hitting the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trumpof tax," despite the plethora of evidence that the phenomenon poses a major thr
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trump
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
of tax," despite the plethora of evidence that the phenomenon poses a major threat. He's also implied that vaccines cause autism, and suggested that it might be safer for children to be vaccinated more slowly and at lower doses (which is not at... Read more
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Orange County Register
Business students, mentors connect through CSUF programLuis Obispo to earn her master’s degree in counseling and guidance for higher e
Business students, mentors connect through CSUF program
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
Luis Obispo to earn her master’s degree in counseling and guidance for higher education, she taught children with autism, dyslexia and ADHD to read and write. Familiar with the educational setting, in her graduate program she did her... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Study finds GE crops are safe for humansthe U.S. and Canada. So we are not poisoning ourselves. In fact, there is no i
Study finds GE crops are safe for humans
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 hours ago
the U.S. and Canada. So we are not poisoning ourselves. In fact, there is no increase in cancer, obesity, kidney disease, autism or allergies, according to the National Academies of Science. David Stelly, research plant breeder in the Texas A&M... Read more
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The Courier
On this day in Ballarat | June 1of UoB tech park at Greenhill Enterprise centre: Angela Finch, Delwyn Eastwood
On this day in Ballarat | June 1
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
of UoB tech park at Greenhill Enterprise centre: Angela Finch, Delwyn Eastwood of commercial services. 2009 - Ballarat Autism Network celebration dinner at Cafe Best for Autism Awareness Month: Ross and Sue Cartledge. 2009 - Ballarat Red... Read more
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WA Today
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trumpthat the phenomenon poses a major threat. Donald Trump defies explanation. Phot
Stephen Hawking may be a genius, but he can't explain Donald Trump
WA Today / Posted 4 hours ago
that the phenomenon poses a major threat. Donald Trump defies explanation. Photo: AP He's also implied that vaccines cause autism, and suggested that it might be safer for children to be vaccinated more slowly and at lower doses (which is not at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Kids enjoy the gift of musicmusical instruments to the school which provides programs for intellectual, phy
Kids enjoy the gift of music
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
musical instruments to the school which provides programs for intellectual, physical and multiple disabilities, including autism. Hand drums, tambourines, ukuleles and other percussion instruments as well as a three-quarter sized acoustic guitar... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump is a full-blown nutter: Here are 58 unhinged conspiracy theories the Republican leader has promotedcrisis in America. He even tweeted that the Centers for Disease Control were ly
Trump is a full-blown nutter: Here are 58 unhinged conspiracy theories the Republican leader has promoted
Raw Story / Posted 5 hours ago
crisis in America. He even tweeted that the Centers for Disease Control were lying to the public: 47) Vaccines Cause Autism 48) Climate Change Hoax 49) Voter Fraud Myth “You have people, in my opinion, that are voting many, many times,” he... Read more
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Calgary Sun
$1,100 in cosmetics sold to autistic manexpressed disappointment in the way the situation was initially handled. “We’v
$1,100 in cosmetics sold to autistic man
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
expressed disappointment in the way the situation was initially handled. “We’ve been a proud supporter of Autism Ontario for years and years. We’re very aware and sensitive to the challenge people with autism as well as their... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chapter 1: A dire diagnosis and plea for helpyears old, but he probably won’t live to 20,” Forrest said. Silas also was dia
Chapter 1: A dire diagnosis and plea for help
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
years old, but he probably won’t live to 20,” Forrest said. Silas also was diagnosed with developmental issues, including autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability. At home, Abby learned to run for the prescription medication when... Read more
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Scotsman
Liam Fee murder: Toddler ‘dropped off radar’ of social servicesdiagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was “nipping himself
Liam Fee murder: Toddler ‘dropped off radar’ of social services
Scotsman / Posted 7 hours ago
diagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was “nipping himself” and added that she thought her son had autism. But more injuries were appearing on the toddler, including a bruised bottom, swollen lip, black eye and bruising to... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin teachers and union representatives call a new two year contract offering raises a huge bargaining successsystem. Construction of storm shelters is creating space and a sense of securit
Joplin teachers and union representatives call a new two year contract offering raises a huge bargaining success
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 7 hours ago
system. Construction of storm shelters is creating space and a sense of security. What's Available for Students with Autism After High School Graduation:local Mom WorriesWhat's Available for Students with Autism After High School... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mums-be who catch flu are more likely to have children with autismMums-to-be who catch flu during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to chil
Mums-be who catch flu are more likely to have children with autism
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
Mums-to-be who catch flu during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to children with autism - a study has found. Researchers believe the flu virus causes inflammation which impairs the growth of nerve cells in the developing brains of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Local mother dedicated to children with autism a Steve Harvey finalistand have me represent Virginia as one of four in the country -- it's humongous,
Local mother dedicated to children with autism a Steve Harvey finalist
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 hours ago
and have me represent Virginia as one of four in the country -- it's humongous,” Mines said. JP is Mines’ son, and he has autism. She is well-known around Central Virgina for her work as an advocate for the autism and special needs... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man charged with murder in 3-old's deathJose "Pepe" Castillo-Cisneros to death on May 23 after the boy cried over a mov
Man charged with murder in 3-old's death
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
Jose "Pepe" Castillo-Cisneros to death on May 23 after the boy cried over a movie he didn't want to watch. The child had autism, according to his family. Gutierrez is charged with hurting Castillo-Cisneros' mother Yadira Cisneros-Sanchez while... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Man charged with murder in 3-old’s deathJose “Pepe” Castillo-Cisneros to death on May 23 after the boy cried over a mov
Man charged with murder in 3-old’s death
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 hours ago
Jose “Pepe” Castillo-Cisneros to death on May 23 after the boy cried over a movie he didn’t want to watch. The child had autism, according to his family. Gutierrez is charged with hurting Castillo-Cisneros’ mother Yadira Cisneros-Sanchez while... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
InspirationField celebrates 50 yearsin Crowley, Otero and Bent counties. InspirationField works with those individu
InspirationField celebrates 50 years
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 hours ago
in Crowley, Otero and Bent counties. InspirationField works with those individuals diagnosed with mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and numerous other developmental disabilities.For more information about... Read more
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The Huffington Post
A Measles Outbreak Is Growing In Arizonameasles back in 2000. But backsliding on vaccines, thanks in part to discredite
A Measles Outbreak Is Growing In Arizona
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 hours ago
measles back in 2000. But backsliding on vaccines, thanks in part to discredited, but popular theories linking vaccines to autism, brought the disease back. Starting in 2008, the government began noticing that the U.S. was recording more measles... Read more
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Scotsman
Liam Fee murder: Toddler ‘dropped off radar’ of social servciesdiagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was “nipping himself
Liam Fee murder: Toddler ‘dropped off radar’ of social servcies
Scotsman / Posted 9 hours ago
diagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was “nipping himself” and added that she thought her son had autism. But more injuries were appearing on the toddler, including a bruised bottom, swollen lip, black eye and bruising to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Marklund, Little Angels to mergeplus a developmental therapy program. Marklund Day School, which serves 41 stud
Marklund, Little Angels to merge
Daily Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
plus a developmental therapy program. Marklund Day School, which serves 41 students with multiple needs and those with autism spectrum disorder, is also in Bloomingdale. Marklund at Mill Creek Campus in Geneva features six 16-bed residential... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election catch- What you missed last nightwhich position on the ticket his minister Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells wo
Election catch- What you missed last night
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
which position on the ticket his minister Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells would be allocated. It was speculated that Autism activist Hollie Hughes was set to take her spot, relegating Ms Fierravanti-Wells to sixth on the ticket. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Suffering flu while pregnant 'increases baby's risk of autism'Why ALL pregnant women should have the flu shot: Infection 'can increase your b
Suffering flu while pregnant 'increases baby's risk of autism'
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Why ALL pregnant women should have the flu shot: Infection 'can increase your baby's risk of autism and schizophrenia' Flu virus thought to cause inflammation that alters neurotransmitters and impairs the growth of nerve cells in the developing... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Dog rides tricycle pulling train of pupsSix-year-old Iris Grace Halmshaw, who has autism, immediately bonded with Thula
Dog rides tricycle pulling train of pups
KSBW Salinas / Posted 10 hours ago
Six-year-old Iris Grace Halmshaw, who has autism, immediately bonded with Thula when her parents brought the affectionate Maine Coon kitten home two years ago. Because being indoors can be distracting for Iris, her mother, Arabella Carter-Johnson,... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Baby talk' can help songbirds learn their tunesin these neurons could contribute to social and communicative disorders in huma
'Baby talk' can help songbirds learn their tunes
PhysOrg / Posted 10 hours ago
in these neurons could contribute to social and communicative disorders in humans. For example, children who suffer from autism spectrum disorders have difficulty processing social information and learning language, and these neurons might be... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rocking Horse Winner: D. H. Lawrence short story turned modern opera is a real winnerbehind them, were terrific as Bassett the gardener and Uncle Oscar respectively
Rocking Horse Winner: D. H. Lawrence short story turned modern opera is a real winner
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
behind them, were terrific as Bassett the gardener and Uncle Oscar respectively. Paul (aged a bit and brushed with autism for this adaptation) lacks a masculine presence in his life. Bassett and Oscar, with their simple greed and love of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother is found GUILTY of murdering toddler Liam Fee with her partnerdiagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was 'nipping himself
Mother is found GUILTY of murdering toddler Liam Fee with her partner
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
diagrams. Manager Kimberly Trail said Trelfa told them he was 'nipping himself' and added that she thought her son had autism. But more injuries were appearing on the toddler, including a bruised bottom, swollen lip, black eye and bruising to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
'13 Hours,' 'After Alice' authors to make local visitsstruggling with the impact of Huntington's Disease; "Love Anthony" which shares
'13 Hours,' 'After Alice' authors to make local visits
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
struggling with the impact of Huntington's Disease; "Love Anthony" which shares a neurologically plausible peek inside Autism, and "Left Neglected," chronicling a family's experience with traumatic brain injury. All four titles will be... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MU develops program training primary care providers in autism care- The University of Missouri is introducing a new program training primary care
MU develops program training primary care providers in autism care
KOMU Columbia / Posted 12 hours ago
- The University of Missouri is introducing a new program training primary care providers in high quality care for autism spectrum disorders. According to a news release from the university, Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes, or... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Majority youths with autism or intellectual disability receive antipsychotics, study findsAbout one in ten youths treated with an antipsychotic are diagnosed with autism
Majority youths with autism or intellectual disability receive antipsychotics, study finds
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 hours ago
About one in ten youths treated with an antipsychotic are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or intellectual disability. Conversely, one in six youths diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder has been prescribed antipsychotics. These findings are... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Marklund, Little Angels to mergeclients, plus a developmental therapy program. The Marklund Day School, which s
Marklund, Little Angels to merge
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
clients, plus a developmental therapy program. The Marklund Day School, which serves 41 students with multi-needs and autism spectrum disorder, is also located on that four-acre campus, the release states. Founded in 1958, Little Angels... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Fantastic Friends Gets Set for Prom NightFantastic Friends, a social organization for children with autism and disabilit
Fantastic Friends Gets Set for Prom Night
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 12 hours ago
Fantastic Friends, a social organization for children with autism and disabilities, made a music video to convince Bruno Mars to appear at this year's "Funky Prom". Vai Sikahema sits down with "Fantastic Friends" Founder, Marissa Hacker, to talk... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Children’s centre hosts cupcake decorating dayof it as a situation where a [child] wants to play dodgeball,” explained Litke,
Children’s centre hosts cupcake decorating day
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 13 hours ago
of it as a situation where a [child] wants to play dodgeball,” explained Litke, a mother of three boys, two of which have autism. “By the time they get over whatever was blocking them, the game has already ended.” In addition to cupcake... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Cousin says no to visit from across political spectrumand confident parent. Respect the order of the court, and your ex should, too.
Cousin says no to visit from across political spectrum
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
and confident parent. Respect the order of the court, and your ex should, too. Dear Amy: Recently you mentioned the group “Autism Speaks” in your column as a resource. I encourage “allistics” (non-autistic folk) to find information about autism... Read more
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Gazette News
Brothers united to help others in needthin by caring for Mark and his endless hospital appointments. Sam said: “I di
Brothers united to help others in need
Gazette News / Posted 14 hours ago
thin by caring for Mark and his endless hospital appointments. Sam said: “I did not want to think it was something like autism. I wasn’t worried about the label. I just did not want to think I had another child who had a condition which would... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Widnes Vikings celebrate charity link-up with winning start over Huddersfield Giantsspecial the club treated an 11-strong group supported by CIC, who have a mix of
Widnes Vikings celebrate charity link-up with winning start over Huddersfield Giants
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
special the club treated an 11-strong group supported by CIC, who have a mix of learning disabilities, mental illness and autism, to a VIP matchday experience. Widnes Vikings receive 'Friends of Community Integrated Care' status after their win... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hadzick recertified as member of state judicial systemcivil law, landlord/tenant and blighted property issues, animal cruelty, domest
Hadzick recertified as member of state judicial system
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 hours ago
civil law, landlord/tenant and blighted property issues, animal cruelty, domestic violence, language access in the courts, autism awareness, search and seizure, and meeting the social media challenge. Continuing education course work is required... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Carly cycles for cash after Brandon autism group’s first holiday drop inBrandon-based autism support group ANGELS held its first school holiday drop in
Carly cycles for cash after Brandon autism group’s first holiday drop in
Bury Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
Brandon-based autism support group ANGELS held its first school holiday drop in centre today. ANGELS – Autism Needs Guidance Education Love and Support – was begun two years ago by Carly Wharf, whose son is autistic, and meets each month at Brandon... Read more
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Deseret News
Michael Gerson: The Trump train is fueled by conspiracyagain: "Healthy young child goes to doctor, gets pumped with massive shot of ma
Michael Gerson: The Trump train is fueled by conspiracy
Deseret News / Posted 15 hours ago
again: "Healthy young child goes to doctor, gets pumped with massive shot of many vaccines, doesn't feel good and changes — AUTISM." And: "I am being proven right about massive vaccinations — the doctors lied." And: "So many people who have children... Read more
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