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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County kids with autism inspire series of sensory-friendly concertsFollowing a successful launch last summer, the Brainsong concert returns to Bou
Boulder County kids with autism inspire series of sensory-friendly concerts
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 46 minutes ago
Following a successful launch last summer, the Brainsong concert returns to Boulder County this year as part of a series of sensory-friendly performances catered to kids with disabilities and their families. The series, which aims to give children... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Disabled people are allowed to work for pennies per hour - but maybe not for much longerMost factory production disappeared long ago from the warehouses on the outskir
Disabled people are allowed to work for pennies per hour - but maybe not for much longer
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Most factory production disappeared long ago from the warehouses on the outskirts of Baltimore. There is at least one remaining, however -- and it's a little different than what you might imagine. At the Chimes, a no-frills building in Milford Mill... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Historic Rabbit Hash General Store severely damaged in fireMan killed after shooting outside Evansville barMan killed after shooting outsi
Historic Rabbit Hash General Store severely damaged in fire
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 2 hours ago
Man killed after shooting outside Evansville barMan killed after shooting outside Evansville bar Evansville Police is asking the public’s help on identifying a suspect in a deadly shooting that happened early Saturday morning. Evansville Police is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Deborah Hill Cone: Let's joyfully embrace differenceGovernment's dismissive attitude to those who don't fit in reflects poorly on N
Deborah Hill Cone: Let's joyfully embrace difference
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Government's dismissive attitude to those who don't fit in reflects poorly on NZ. Dimitri Leemans with his partner, Francoise Duperoux, and their daughter Margaux. Photo / Michael Craig This is what joy feels like. Every day the past week my kids... Read more
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examiner.com
Ms. Geek Speaks: Reply to Rainsoaked who found women's objections to CDC absurdAfter attempting twice to post a reply in the comments section, Ms. Geek is for
Ms. Geek Speaks: Reply to Rainsoaked who found women's objections to CDC absurd
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
After attempting twice to post a reply in the comments section, Ms. Geek is forced to devote a whole column to a person whose name is shielded behind a pseudonym. California isn't rain soaked, but Rainsoaked isn't fertile ground to grow a good... Read more
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U TV
Hamilton announces extra £2m for autism servicesSimon Hamilton says the money will be used to tackle waiting lists and improve
Hamilton announces extra £2m for autism services
U TV / Posted 3 hours ago
Simon Hamilton says the money will be used to tackle waiting lists and improve access to support services, which can diagnose the condition. The announcement comes as campaigners prepare to hand in a petition to Stormont on Monday, calling for more... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State gets ‘F’ for tracking teachers11 other states get failing grades in investigation of what states do to protec
State gets ‘F’ for tracking teachers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
11 other states get failing grades in investigation of what states do to protect children. LANSING - A name, a list of approved teaching subjects and verification of a teacher’s license. That’s all the information available on the Michigan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£2m boost to autism services announced by Health Minister Health Minister Simon Hamilton Autism services in Northern Ireland will get
£2m boost to autism services announced by Health Minister
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
Health Minister Simon Hamilton Autism services in Northern Ireland will get a £2m budget boost per year to help tackle waiting lists and improve access to support service, the Health... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: You guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.ARLO’S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Soul Shakers Blues Jam. BAZIL: Clarks Summit
Do it: You guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
ARLO’S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Soul Shakers Blues Jam. BAZIL: Clarks Summit: today, John Oclese and Geri Featherby jazz duo; Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Quartet. BLU WASABI: Clarks Summit: today, Von Storch Quartet. BOTTLENECKS SALOON &... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportComplaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Complaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans approved. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But the number of... Read more
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walesonline
This is what it's like to live with an eating disorderRhian Lovell believes her anorexia, which she battled for 15 years, started whe
This is what it's like to live with an eating disorder
walesonline / Posted 5 hours ago
Rhian Lovell believes her anorexia, which she battled for 15 years, started when she was unhappy at school as a teenager. “I started comfort eating and gained a bit of weight, then I started vomiting after eating,” she said. By the age of 15 her... Read more
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The Age
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportComplaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
Complaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans approved. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But the number of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportComplaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
Complaints about the NDIS are slowing down as more Canberrans have their plans approved. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But the number of... Read more
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FOX News
5 things your pediatrician wishes you would knowYour pediatrician is a valuable resource for you as you raise healthy kids, and
5 things your pediatrician wishes you would know
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
Your pediatrician is a valuable resource for you as you raise healthy kids, and forging a partnership with him or her is essential. But what should you know before you step foot into the doctor's office? Here are 5 things to consider: 1.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How to bring autism into the political conversationSo far this election cycle, Hillary Clinton has been the only candidate to offe
How to bring autism into the political conversation
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
So far this election cycle, Hillary Clinton has been the only candidate to offer a detailed position on autism. Odds are she won't be the last, considering that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that there are more than 3... Read more
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Louth Leader
Help is at hand for young people in townThe Louth Thirteen Plus Project is appealing for new people to go along to thei
Help is at hand for young people in town
Louth Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
The Louth Thirteen Plus Project is appealing for new people to go along to their events and support the scheme for the benefit of young people in the town. Brenda Maltby has worked with young people for 28 years, having previously worked for the... Read more
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The Border Mail
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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The Courier
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Super TimeWhile No. 6, also known at Shariff Williams, was definitely keeping watch on Ne
Super Time
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
While No. 6, also known at Shariff Williams, was definitely keeping watch on Newton, one of his favorite players and even doing Newton's Dab and Superman, there were crowds of people treating Shariff and his family like they were the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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The Young Witness
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
The Young Witness / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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Western Advocate
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Western Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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Kiama Independent
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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Manning River Times
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Manning River Times / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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The North West Star
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly reportThe rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track
NDIS Canberra rollout improves but numbers underestimated: quarterly report
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 hours ago
The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. After shaky beginnings, the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT is on track with complaints slowing down. But... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Missing man with autism last seen on Brook Road has praying hands tattooHENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find a 20
Missing man with autism last seen on Brook Road has praying hands tattoo
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 hours ago
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find a 20-year-old man with autism who was last seen Saturday night. Lt. E. G. Gonzalez with Henrico police said Clinton L. Poston was last spotted about 9:20 p.m. by staffers at... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Can this app detect autism in toddlers?An Autism research centre in Melbourne has launched an app that may help concer
Can this app detect autism in toddlers?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
An Autism research centre in Melbourne has launched an app that may help concerned parents. Photo / iStock A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
TV highlights for the week of Feb. 14-20: Grammys, ‘Vinyl’■ You might want to give “Vinyl” a spin. Executive produced by Mick Jagger and
TV highlights for the week of Feb. 14-20: Grammys, ‘Vinyl’
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
■ You might want to give “Vinyl” a spin. Executive produced by Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese, it’s a raucous new drama that whisks viewers back to the 1970s music scene where record-label president Richie Finestra (Bobby Cannavale) struggles to... Read more
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dna
Objects of their affection: Underestanding people who fall in love with inanimate objectsOn October 31, 2015, Eija-Riitta Eklöf Berliner-Mauer breathed her last. And wi
Objects of their affection: Underestanding people who fall in love with inanimate objects
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
On October 31, 2015, Eija-Riitta Eklöf Berliner-Mauer breathed her last. And with that, a little-known group of over 400 members worldwide lost its pioneer. What took the 61-year-old's life was a fire that torched her home in Liden, Sweden. “It was... Read more
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The Hindu
The tough task of inculcating the value of inclusion in schoolsEfforts to include children with disabilities in mainstream schools are fraught
The tough task of inculcating the value of inclusion in schools
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
Efforts to include children with disabilities in mainstream schools are fraught with challenges, say experts. The last few weeks have been hectic for Sangeetha* (name changed) as she has been looking to admit her 11-year-old son into a new school... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Thousands Take Polar Bear Plunge Despite Bitter ColdThousands of people coped with the coldest temperatures of the year during the
Thousands Take Polar Bear Plunge Despite Bitter Cold
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 17 hours ago
Thousands of people coped with the coldest temperatures of the year during the annual “Polar Bear Plunge” in Sea Isle City, New Jersey Saturday. The 22nd Annual Polar Bear Plunge took place at 2 p.m. at the 40th Street Beach. With air temperatures... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Mesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape Saturday was the grand opening of Orchid Escape 2016, a showcase of hundreds
Mesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 17 hours ago
Saturday was the grand opening of Orchid Escape 2016, a showcase of hundreds of tropical plants inside their Amazonia building, which is an indoor rainforest. More >> Saturday... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Runners brave the cold at Hearts on Fire 5KMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid EscapeMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape Saturda
Runners brave the cold at Hearts on Fire 5K
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 17 hours ago
Mesker Park Zoo opens Orchid EscapeMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape Saturday was the grand opening of Orchid Escape 2016, a showcase of hundreds of tropical plants inside their Amazonia building, which is an indoor rainforest. More >> Saturday... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Autism Awareness Shootout raises money for day centerMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid EscapeMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape Saturda
Autism Awareness Shootout raises money for day center
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 17 hours ago
Mesker Park Zoo opens Orchid EscapeMesker Park Zoo opens Orchid Escape Saturday was the grand opening of Orchid Escape 2016, a showcase of hundreds of tropical plants inside their Amazonia building, which is an indoor rainforest. More >> Saturday... Read more
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Sky News Australia
App to detect autism in childrenA free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as
App to detect autism in children
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called ASDetect that they say will help... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Wings for Autism offers a rehearsal for flightOne flight from Asheville to Orlando didn’t exactly make its way to Florida on
Wings for Autism offers a rehearsal for flight
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 19 hours ago
One flight from Asheville to Orlando didn’t exactly make its way to Florida on Saturday, but for dozens of children and adults on the autism spectrum, it was cause for earning their wings. The first-ever Wings for Autism event at Asheville Regional... Read more
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Weekly Times
App to detect autism in children A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young a
App to detect autism in children
Weekly Times / Posted 19 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called... Read more
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Herald Sun
App to detect autism in children A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young a
App to detect autism in children
Herald Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
App to detect autism in childrenA free smartphone app in Australia could help parents detect autism in children
App to detect autism in children
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 hours ago
A free smartphone app in Australia could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app in Melbourne today that they say will help parents... Read more
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News.com.au
App to detect autism in children A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young a
App to detect autism in children
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Maine family credits Worcester good Samaritan with saving lost man's life Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 7:24 PM WORCESTER – Timothy J. Ford doesn’t think he
Maine family credits Worcester good Samaritan with saving lost man's life
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 7:24 PM WORCESTER – Timothy J. Ford doesn’t think he’s a hero. He figures anybody would have done what he did when he found an 83-year-old man... Read more
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Perth Now
App to detect autism in children A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young a
App to detect autism in children
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called... Read more
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The Courier Mail
App to detect autism in children A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young a
App to detect autism in children
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
A free smartphone app could help parents detect autism in children as young as 12 months old. La Trobe University's Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre launched a free smartphone app, in Melbourne on Sunday, called... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Rupp, Cragg win marathon trial, earn spot on US Olympic TeamPolice: Man dies walking from crash scenePolice: Man dies walking from crash sc
Rupp, Cragg win marathon trial, earn spot on US Olympic Team
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 20 hours ago
Police: Man dies walking from crash scenePolice: Man dies walking from crash scene Police said a man died after being involved in a single vehicle crash Saturday morning and walking from the scene. More > Police said a man died after being involved... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Autism app ASDetect helping parents detect, diagnose signs of condition A new smartphone app that helps detect signs of autism in
Autism app ASDetect helping parents detect, diagnose
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 hours ago
signs of condition A new smartphone app that helps detect signs of autism in babies as young as 12 months will give more children with the condition the chance to receive life-altering early... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Paddling for a purpose: 30 mile paddle board race for AutismBAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Early Saturday morning, part of the paddle board
Paddling for a purpose: 30 mile paddle board race for Autism
WJHG Panama City / Posted 20 hours ago
BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Early Saturday morning, part of the paddle board community rallied together to paddle for a purpose. Chief Deputy, A.J. Smith of the Walton County Sheriff's Office traveled to Bay County for the event. "Great cause,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Cragg wins marathon trial, earns spot on US Olympic TeamPolice: Man dies walking from crash scenePolice: Man dies walking from crash sc
Cragg wins marathon trial, earns spot on US Olympic Team
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 21 hours ago
Police: Man dies walking from crash scenePolice: Man dies walking from crash scene Police said a man died after being involved in a single vehicle crash Saturday morning and walking from the scene. More > Police said a man died after being involved... Read more
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Breitbart
Scientists Create Mini-Brains to Study Neurological DiseasesWASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) — Scientists at Johns Hopkins University have develop
Scientists Create Mini-Brains to Study Neurological Diseases
Breitbart / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) — Scientists at Johns Hopkins University have developed tiny mini-brains they say will be more useful than animal brains for research on neurological disease. The mini-brains are barely visible to the naked eye and are not... Read more
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