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2015/04/02 07:12
2015/04/02 07:12
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A MUM-of-four has campaigned to turn a city landmark blue in aid of a national awareness day Alison Neil, 37, contacted Hydro bosses to ask for the colour change to the stand-out venue on World...
2015/04/02 07:12
2015/04/02 07:12
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2015/04/01 15:59
2015/04/01 15:59
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April is National Autism Awareness Month in the US. While the cause of this disorder remains unknown, increasing general awareness can lead to earlier diagnoses, more effective interventions and...
2015/04/01 14:36
2015/04/01 14:36
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Marathon runner Louise from Witham has all the inspiration she needs from her sonLouise Waplington with husband Martyn, son Leon and daughter Annabelle For one London Marathon runner this year her...
2015/03/29 18:12
2015/03/29 18:12
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... he’s been so brave and good. He’s not made a fuss at all.” That’s what the well-meaning care worker said about my autistic older brother after he broke his nose in an epileptic seizure some years...
2015/03/27 09:21
2015/03/27 09:21
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Financial Highlights Revenue for the year ended 30 June 2014 was at a record level of £180.5m, an increase of 22% on the prior year (2013: £147.4m). Profit from operations excluding football trading...
2015/03/25 10:48
2015/03/25 10:48
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Family favourite Shrek took to the stage for a performance with a difference in Newcastle. Ogre fans with autism, along with their families and carers, headed to the Theatre Royal for a ‘relaxed...
2015/03/19 12:47
2015/03/19 12:47
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Fundraise on the First: Charity helped Bowie to make true friends When Fay Hough’s three-year-old son Bowie was first identified as being autistic, everything finally made sense. To send a link to...
2015/03/16 11:51
2015/03/16 11:51
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... A new world-leading centre of excellence school for young people with autism has been approved by Epping Forest District Council • The school will be delivered in partnership with the Anderson...
2015/03/12 10:26
2015/03/12 10:26
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YOUNG heroes were recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Pride of Somerset Youth Awards on Friday. Parents and family members joined supporters and awards organisers for the evening at...
2015/03/11 00:16
2015/03/11 00:16
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Almost 10,000 people living in Scotland had their DNA analysed, as part of autism research. Photo / 123RF The genes linked with autism are thought to promote higher intelligence, scientists...
2015/03/10 17:22
2015/03/10 17:22
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Autism is almost always caused by a child's genes, a major study of British twins has found. Scientists said that genes are responsible for as many as 98 per cent of cases - a higher proportion than...
2015/03/10 17:09
2015/03/10 17:09
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As a young lad, Jeremy Clarkson's parents signed him up for private school without having any idea how they would pay for it. At the last minute they began selling Paddington Bear plush toys with...
2015/03/10 08:55
2015/03/10 08:55
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Writing to change attitudes STARES and whispered comments can be a regular occurrence for a Portishead mum whose young son has autism - something she hopes to change by taking part in a national...
2015/03/06 09:42
2015/03/06 09:42
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We know so much more about autism now but the idea that all people with autism are disordered, impaired, or somehow “lesser” is one that still needs to be challenged. Having worked closely with people...
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2015/03/06 02:26
2015/03/06 02:26
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New proposals to strengthen the rights of people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health conditions are to be put forward to the public to "end the horror of families feeling that they...
2015/03/05 02:21
2015/03/05 02:21
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Genetics 'are to blame for nearly all autism cases': DNA behind up to 98% of cases, research shows Controversial research has linked autism with MMR jab and environment But researchers say lifestyle...
2015/03/03 08:32
2015/03/03 08:32
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An autistic teenager who featured in Channel 4’s Educating the East End documentary series has called on businesses in Waltham Forest to create better opportunities for people with the...
2015/04/02 07:12
2015/04/02 07:12
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