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MedCity News
Akili Interactive Labs CEO wants to see its video game platform prescribed as digital medicineFollowing its recent $30 million fundraise to advance its video game platform f
Akili Interactive Labs CEO wants to see its video game platform prescribed as digital medicine
MedCity News / Posted 4 days ago
Following its recent $30 million fundraise to advance its video game platform for neurological conditions such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and Alzheimer’s disease, Akili Interactive Labs Co-founder and CEO Eddie Martucci took some... Read more
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Newswise
Newly Identified Pathway Links Fetal Brain Development to Adult Social Behavior Model outlines novel potential mechanism for the establishment of common neuro
Newly Identified Pathway Links Fetal Brain Development to Adult Social Behavior
Newswise / Posted 6 days ago
Model outlines novel potential mechanism for the establishment of common neurodevelopment disorders Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsR01NS073159;... Read more
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Yahoo News
After 3 Years of Silence, Autistic Girl Finally Makes One Simple Request After three years of complete silence, autistic 5-year-old Coco Bradford shoc
After 3 Years of Silence, Autistic Girl Finally Makes One Simple Request
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
After three years of complete silence, autistic 5-year-old Coco Bradford shocked her mother by declaring, “I want more toast please,” out of the blue in a moment that her... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
See how this boy with autism speaks to his dad without saying a wordBut the father and son’s latest exchange left Garan speechless. Garan, who hai
See how this boy with autism speaks to his dad without saying a word
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
But the father and son’s latest exchange left Garan speechless. Garan, who hails from Stamford, Connecticut, and is in the process of becoming an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, recently ran an errand with his son. While in the... Read more
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Market Watch
What the viral ‘dancing barista’ video doesn’t tell you about jobs for the autisticIt happens countless times a day: a Starbucks barista goes through the various
What the viral ‘dancing barista’ video doesn’t tell you about jobs for the autistic
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
It happens countless times a day: a Starbucks barista goes through the various steps of preparing a customer’s drink. This time, a video of a Toronto Starbucks has gone viral—not because of the familiar process but the person who’s doing it: a young... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
CHS student featured in TEDx Carson CityEditor’s note: This is the third in a three-part series introducing the speaker
CHS student featured in TEDx Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the third in a three-part series introducing the speakers for the TEDx Carson City set for April 8 at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. CHANGING YOUR REALITY: ONE THOUGHT AT A TIME Shaylin Segura is a junior at Carson... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods: a comedian in a car getting coffee and selling some Porsches; a wild drifting Saab/Ford; and sleek racing at AmeliaThis weekend’s Pod Rods has some interesting news on some Seinfeld auction acti
Pod Rods: a comedian in a car getting coffee and selling some Porsches; a wild drifting Saab/Ford; and sleek racing at Amelia
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
This weekend’s Pod Rods has some interesting news on some Seinfeld auction action during the annual Amelia Island concours weekend, plus another cool car and some other items set for display there. Plus we see what some talented young and slightly... Read more
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Business Wire
Digital Medicine Company Akili Interactive Labs Raises $30.5 Million to Advance Product Development and Build Commercial InfrastructureAkili is currently conducting multiple clinical trials of its digital medicine
Digital Medicine Company Akili Interactive Labs Raises $30.5 Million to Advance Product Development and Build Commercial Infrastructure
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Akili is currently conducting multiple clinical trials of its digital medicine platform across a variety of patient populations, including pediatric attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder (in strategic collaboration... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Autism risk may be increased by prenatal exposure to asthma drugsChildren whose mothers took certain asthma drugs during pregnancy may have a sl
Autism risk may be increased by prenatal exposure to asthma drugs
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Children whose mothers took certain asthma drugs during pregnancy may have a slightly increased risk of autism, a new study suggests. The study, published online Jan. 6 in Pediatrics, found a connection between autism risk and prenatal exposure to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Event in honor of Jayliel Vega raises autism awarenessThe community is coming together in honor of 5-year-old Jayliel Vega, the young
Event in honor of Jayliel Vega raises autism awareness
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
The community is coming together in honor of 5-year-old Jayliel Vega, the young autistic boy who was found in the Lehigh Canal after wandering from a home. His family is hoping to raise awareness about autism and a proposed law, in the hopes of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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News 8000
Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
News 8000 / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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My EastText
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
My EastText / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children | Health - Home America Academy of Pediatrics recommends limiting screen tim
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
KTVZ Bend / Posted 26 days ago
| Health - Home America Academy of Pediatrics recommends limiting screen time By Sarah C. Bauer Special to CNN If... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young childrenIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Study: Traditional toys better than electronics for young children
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Playing to learn: Trouble with electronic toysIf as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play mor
Playing to learn: Trouble with electronic toys
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 26 days ago
If as a parent, you are trying to spend more time with your family and play more with your children, then perhaps it is a good time to consider the kind of play and what type of toys will be the most beneficial for your child's development in the... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Toni Braxton Raises Lupus and Autism Awareness with Lupus LA, Autism Speaks R&B icon Toni Braxton, star of the reality series Braxton Family Values, keep
Toni Braxton Raises Lupus and Autism Awareness with Lupus LA, Autism Speaks
Doctors Health Press / Posted 28 days ago
R&B icon Toni Braxton, star of the reality series Braxton Family Values, keeps her family values close to her heart through her philanthropy work—especially when it comes to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Autism: Can other candidates match Clinton?On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton released the most detailed policy document on autis
Autism: Can other candidates match Clinton?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 29 days ago
On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton released the most detailed policy document on autism in U.S. presidential election history. While other candidates have spoken about autism from time to time, both in this election cycle and in previous years, we've never... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jayliel's death sparks petition to protect special needs kidsIt could have been Devan. After reading about the tragic death of a 5-year-old
Jayliel's death sparks petition to protect special needs kids
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
It could have been Devan. After reading about the tragic death of a 5-year-old autistic boy who wandered from a relative's east Allentown home on New Year's Eve, Erik Weiner turned to his young daughter, who has Down syndrome, and recalled all the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This man ate a slice of pizza every day for a yearThis man set himself a New Year's Resolution to eat pizza every single day for
This man ate a slice of pizza every day for a year
Daily Mirror / Posted a month ago
This man set himself a New Year's Resolution to eat pizza every single day for a year. Kyle Feeney started the challenge in January 2015 and recorded himself tucking into a slice every 24 hours - before uploading the results on his Instagram... Read more

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