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Johnson and Johnson, other drug companies accused of violating Medicaid laws

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Johnson and Johnson, other drug companies accused of violating Medicaid laws
CNBC’s Meg Tirrell reports on the drug companies being sued by the Ohio attorney general for Medicaid fraud.
Source: Medicaid
Johnson and Johnson, other drug companies accused of violating Medicaid laws
Medicaid
CNBC’s Meg Tirrell reports on the drug companies being sued by the Ohio attorney general for Medicaid fraud.


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Teaching Art to Children with Special Needs: AME 056

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Teaching Art to Children with Special Needs: AME 056
There is a huge effort to mainstream children with special needs but often teachers have no formal training in the special needs area. Debi London …
Source: Special Needs
Teaching Art to Children with Special Needs: AME 056
Special Needs
There is a huge effort to mainstream children with special needs but often teachers have no formal training in the special needs area. Debi London …


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Autism Center of Excellence is seeking a Passionate Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist

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Autism Center of Excellence is seeking a Passionate Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist
As a Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist, you’ll be part of an incredible team of people leading our new facility: the Southwest Autism Center of Excellence …
Source: Autism
Autism Center of Excellence is seeking a Passionate Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist
Autism
As a Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist, you’ll be part of an incredible team of people leading our new facility: the Southwest Autism Center of Excellence …


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Health Plans Left in Limbo on Subsidies, Medicaid Funding

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Health Plans Left in Limbo on Subsidies, Medicaid Funding
They are most concerned over subsidies for low income consumers and changes in how Medicaid is funded. Health plans are struggling to plan for …
Source: Medicaid
Health Plans Left in Limbo on Subsidies, Medicaid Funding
Medicaid
They are most concerned over subsidies for low income consumers and changes in how Medicaid is funded. Health plans are struggling to plan for …


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Hassan: Modify Medicaid Substance Misuse Policy

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Hassan: Modify Medicaid Substance Misuse Policy
Democratic U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan is co-sponsoring bipartisan legislation aimed at expanding Medicaid coverage for substance misuse treatment.
Source: Medicaid
Hassan: Modify Medicaid Substance Misuse Policy
Medicaid
Democratic U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan is co-sponsoring bipartisan legislation aimed at expanding Medicaid coverage for substance misuse treatment.


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Unlike Toomey, Sestak would fight for Medicaid

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Unlike Toomey, Sestak would fight for Medicaid
looking to cut Medicaid even further than area Republican representatives are willing to do (“Toomey targets Medicaid costs,” Sunday). It brought to …
Source: Medicaid
Unlike Toomey, Sestak would fight for Medicaid
Medicaid
looking to cut Medicaid even further than area Republican representatives are willing to do (“Toomey targets Medicaid costs,” Sunday). It brought to …


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AGU Study: music benefits autistic children

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AGU Study: music benefits autistic children
Manama, May 31 (BNA): A musical programme has revealed its ability to improve children’s with autism spectrum disorder social interaction in Kuwait.
Source: Autism
AGU Study: music benefits autistic children
Autism
Manama, May 31 (BNA): A musical programme has revealed its ability to improve children’s with autism spectrum disorder social interaction in Kuwait.


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Daily on Healthcare: Trump turns up the heat on Senate…GOP polling woes…but Medicaid work …

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Daily on Healthcare: Trump turns up the heat on Senate…GOP polling woes…but Medicaid work …
But plurality supports Medicaid work requirements: Though most provisions of the Republican healthcare bill poll negatively, one idea is more popular …
Source: Medicaid
Daily on Healthcare: Trump turns up the heat on Senate…GOP polling woes…but Medicaid work …
Medicaid
But plurality supports Medicaid work requirements: Though most provisions of the Republican healthcare bill poll negatively, one idea is more popular …


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Earnhardts, Newmans happy with new playground at Rescue Ranch

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Earnhardts, Newmans happy with new playground at Rescue Ranch
But as he looked around, what he saw amid the swings and the slides and climbing areas was the ability for those children with special needs to enjoy …
Source: Special Needs
Earnhardts, Newmans happy with new playground at Rescue Ranch
Special Needs
But as he looked around, what he saw amid the swings and the slides and climbing areas was the ability for those children with special needs to enjoy …


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Gutting health insurance for the poor will not improve healthcare system

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Gutting health insurance for the poor will not improve healthcare system
Access to affordable healthcare is a human right. Mountain Family Health Centers prescribes investing in Medicaid innovation that works, rather than …
Source: Medicaid
Gutting health insurance for the poor will not improve healthcare system
Medicaid
Access to affordable healthcare is a human right. Mountain Family Health Centers prescribes investing in Medicaid innovation that works, rather than …


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Webinar: Julie Lounds Taylor explores 'coming of age' in autism

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Webinar: Julie Lounds Taylor explores ‘coming of age’ in autism
The Spectrum Webinar Series aims to facilitate the free exchange of ideas among autism researchers, including discussion of published and …
Source: Autism
Webinar: Julie Lounds Taylor explores ‘coming of age’ in autism
Autism
The Spectrum Webinar Series aims to facilitate the free exchange of ideas among autism researchers, including discussion of published and …


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Special Needs Programming Specialists

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Special Needs Programming Specialists
Special Needs Programming Specialists – The Milton Town School District is looking to fill several Special Needs Programming Specialist positions, …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Programming Specialists
Special Needs
Special Needs Programming Specialists – The Milton Town School District is looking to fill several Special Needs Programming Specialist positions, …


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Feds and states seek to end Medicaid substance abuse care limits

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Feds and states seek to end Medicaid substance abuse care limits
States and feds are putting increased attention on eliminating some limitations on Medicaid reimbursements for behavioral health and substance …
Source: Medicaid
Feds and states seek to end Medicaid substance abuse care limits
Medicaid
States and feds are putting increased attention on eliminating some limitations on Medicaid reimbursements for behavioral health and substance …


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Autism Therapy Services – Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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Autism Therapy Services – Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Local autism therapy services in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Contact ☎ 855-295-3276 for provider consulting and company services.
Source: Autism
Autism Therapy Services – Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Autism
Local autism therapy services in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Contact ☎ 855-295-3276 for provider consulting and company services.


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Medicaid efficiency is needed now, more than ever

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Medicaid efficiency is needed now, more than ever
OPINION | HR 938 is the type of legislation we need now to enable programs like Medicaid to continue to provide essential benefits while improving …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid efficiency is needed now, more than ever
Medicaid
OPINION | HR 938 is the type of legislation we need now to enable programs like Medicaid to continue to provide essential benefits while improving …


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Rural Communities Have the Most to Lose With Health Care Repeal

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Rural Communities Have the Most to Lose With Health Care Repeal
Rural Communities Have the Most to Lose With Health Care Repeal. The GOP health bill won’t just roll back Obamacare — it will end Medicaid as we …
Source: Medicaid
Rural Communities Have the Most to Lose With Health Care Repeal
Medicaid
Rural Communities Have the Most to Lose With Health Care Repeal. The GOP health bill won’t just roll back Obamacare — it will end Medicaid as we …


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Wyden Talks Proposed Medicaid Cuts In Bend

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Wyden Talks Proposed Medicaid Cuts In Bend
President Trump’s proposed budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid – the federal agency that helps low-income people. Local social service …
Source: Medicaid
Wyden Talks Proposed Medicaid Cuts In Bend
Medicaid
President Trump’s proposed budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid – the federal agency that helps low-income people. Local social service …


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Special Needs – What is FoxG1? What is Life With Luke?

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Special Needs – What is FoxG1? What is Life With Luke?
What is FoxG1? That was phrased as a question still because we are still learning. Luke has been UNIQUE his whole… by daddykirbs.
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs – What is FoxG1? What is Life With Luke?
Special Needs
What is FoxG1? That was phrased as a question still because we are still learning. Luke has been UNIQUE his whole… by daddykirbs.


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Autism Therapy Services – Denver, CO

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Autism Therapy Services – Denver, CO
Premium autism therapy services in Denver, CO. Dial ☎ 855-295-3276 for provider consultation and company services.
Source: Autism
Autism Therapy Services – Denver, CO
Autism
Premium autism therapy services in Denver, CO. Dial ☎ 855-295-3276 for provider consultation and company services.


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Glasgow Airport staff and passengers step into shoes of autism sufferers

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Glasgow Airport staff and passengers step into shoes of autism sufferers
PASSENGERS and staff at Glasgow Airport stepped into the shoes of autism sufferers in a sensory experience which showed them how the everyday …
Source: Autism
Glasgow Airport staff and passengers step into shoes of autism sufferers
Autism
PASSENGERS and staff at Glasgow Airport stepped into the shoes of autism sufferers in a sensory experience which showed them how the everyday …


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One lovely barber in Cork went above and beyond for a customer who has autism

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One lovely barber in Cork went above and beyond for a customer who has autism
GETTING A HAIRCUT can be difficult for people with autism. Because of sensory challenges associated with the condition, lots of kids and adults with …
Source: Autism
One lovely barber in Cork went above and beyond for a customer who has autism
Autism
GETTING A HAIRCUT can be difficult for people with autism. Because of sensory challenges associated with the condition, lots of kids and adults with …


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Financial planning for special needs children

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Financial planning for special needs children
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – Parents or grandparents planning for the financial well-being of a child with special needs face a variety of challenges …
Source: Special Needs
Financial planning for special needs children
Special Needs
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – Parents or grandparents planning for the financial well-being of a child with special needs face a variety of challenges …


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Need for 911 call translation is small, but crucial in Allegheny County

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Need for 911 call translation is small, but crucial in Allegheny County
People in Allegheny County can text 911, and the county also keeps a voluntary “special needs registry” in which people can log unique information …
Source: Special Needs
Need for 911 call translation is small, but crucial in Allegheny County
Special Needs
People in Allegheny County can text 911, and the county also keeps a voluntary “special needs registry” in which people can log unique information …


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Monitor / Special Needs Aide (10537)

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Monitor / Special Needs Aide (10537)
Now Hiring Monitor/Special Needs Aide. At First Student, our Monitors/Aides are a constant reflection of our company’s commitment to safety and …
Source: Special Needs
Monitor / Special Needs Aide (10537)
Special Needs
Now Hiring Monitor/Special Needs Aide. At First Student, our Monitors/Aides are a constant reflection of our company’s commitment to safety and …


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BPS criticized on special education, English language learners budget

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BPS criticized on special education, English language learners budget
The Monday night hearing centered on BPS’ efforts to serve special … Critics of the budget say that the increase is too small to keep up with needs or …
Source: Special Needs
BPS criticized on special education, English language learners budget
Special Needs
The Monday night hearing centered on BPS’ efforts to serve special … Critics of the budget say that the increase is too small to keep up with needs or …


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The brand benefits of neurodiversity

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The brand benefits of neurodiversity
Neurodiversity, by definition, relates to individuals with dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD) and autism, …
Source: Autism
The brand benefits of neurodiversity
Autism
Neurodiversity, by definition, relates to individuals with dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD) and autism, …


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Muslims helped rebuild this church destroyed by Daesh in Iraq

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Muslims helped rebuild this church destroyed by Daesh in Iraq
When asked about the message she would like to send to children with special needs, Hala said, “With hope, we can make miracles happen.”.
Source: Special Needs
Muslims helped rebuild this church destroyed by Daesh in Iraq
Special Needs
When asked about the message she would like to send to children with special needs, Hala said, “With hope, we can make miracles happen.”.


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Need Someone ASAP Special Needs

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Need Someone ASAP Special Needs
31 Need Someone Asap Special Needs jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Need Someone Asap Special Needs employers …
Source: Special Needs
Need Someone ASAP Special Needs
Special Needs
31 Need Someone Asap Special Needs jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Need Someone Asap Special Needs employers …


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Autism Home Support Services Earns Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Accreditation

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Autism Home Support Services Earns Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Accreditation
​The Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE) has awarded Autism Home Support Services with an Award of Distinction, recognizing the …
Source: Autism
Autism Home Support Services Earns Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Accreditation
Autism
​The Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE) has awarded Autism Home Support Services with an Award of Distinction, recognizing the …


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FOCUS Center For Autism Eliminates Anxiety In The Classroom

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FOCUS Center For Autism Eliminates Anxiety In The Classroom
Students at the FOCUS Center for Autism’s Fresh Start School take time from their day to work on mindfulness. (Michael Walsh/Courant Community).
Source: Autism
FOCUS Center For Autism Eliminates Anxiety In The Classroom
Autism
Students at the FOCUS Center for Autism’s Fresh Start School take time from their day to work on mindfulness. (Michael Walsh/Courant Community).


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My story of being diagnosed with autism late

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My story of being diagnosed with autism late
This guest blog post is by Melissa Koole, who is a model from the Netherlands, living and working full time in NYC. Her blog is part of an ongoing …
Source: Autism
My story of being diagnosed with autism late
Autism
This guest blog post is by Melissa Koole, who is a model from the Netherlands, living and working full time in NYC. Her blog is part of an ongoing …


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'Heart of a lion': Powerlifter with special needs hits personal best

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‘Heart of a lion’: Powerlifter with special needs hits personal best
‘Heart of a lion’: Powerlifter with special needs hits personal best. More than 403,000 viewers have tuned in online to see amateur powerlifter …
Source: Special Needs
‘Heart of a lion’: Powerlifter with special needs hits personal best
Special Needs
‘Heart of a lion’: Powerlifter with special needs hits personal best. More than 403,000 viewers have tuned in online to see amateur powerlifter …


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Republicans want the poor to work for their government benefits

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Republicans want the poor to work for their government benefits
Currently, work requirements don’t hit many people in the nation’s two largest safety net programs. States can’t mandate Medicaid recipients to work.
Source: Medicaid
Republicans want the poor to work for their government benefits
Medicaid
Currently, work requirements don’t hit many people in the nation’s two largest safety net programs. States can’t mandate Medicaid recipients to work.


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County Parks and Recreation wins national award for work with autism

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County Parks and Recreation wins national award for work with autism
Oakland County’s Parks and Recreation Department has been recognized nationally for an autism-related training program and day camp.
Source: Autism
County Parks and Recreation wins national award for work with autism
Autism
Oakland County’s Parks and Recreation Department has been recognized nationally for an autism-related training program and day camp.


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Special Needs Man Charged In Child Kidnapping Actually A Hero, Attorney Says

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Special Needs Man Charged In Child Kidnapping Actually A Hero, Attorney Says
Howard’s attorney explained Tuesday that his client is a man with special needs, who thinks like a child and just wants to help people. The 6-year-old …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Man Charged In Child Kidnapping Actually A Hero, Attorney Says
Special Needs
Howard’s attorney explained Tuesday that his client is a man with special needs, who thinks like a child and just wants to help people. The 6-year-old …


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Lincoln Castle to host another session for young children with autism and their families

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Lincoln Castle to host another session for young children with autism and their families
Lincoln Castle will once again open its gates an hour earlier, so that from 9am families and children can experience the venue and its attractions in a …
Source: Autism
Lincoln Castle to host another session for young children with autism and their families
Autism
Lincoln Castle will once again open its gates an hour earlier, so that from 9am families and children can experience the venue and its attractions in a …


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Different Brain Networks Underlying Intelligence In Autism Spectrum Disorders And Typically …

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Different Brain Networks Underlying Intelligence In Autism Spectrum Disorders And Typically …
Abstract. There has been sustained clinical and cognitive neuroscience research interest in the neural basis of intelligence. The characterisation of …
Source: Autism
Different Brain Networks Underlying Intelligence In Autism Spectrum Disorders And Typically …
Autism
Abstract. There has been sustained clinical and cognitive neuroscience research interest in the neural basis of intelligence. The characterisation of …


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Legally Blind, Special Needs 20-Year-Old Shot Dead In The Park He Loved

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Legally Blind, Special Needs 20-Year-Old Shot Dead In The Park He Loved
CHICAGO — One of the people shot and killed in Chicago over the violent Memorial Day weekend was a legally blind, developmentally disabled …
Source: Special Needs
Legally Blind, Special Needs 20-Year-Old Shot Dead In The Park He Loved
Special Needs
CHICAGO — One of the people shot and killed in Chicago over the violent Memorial Day weekend was a legally blind, developmentally disabled …


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Inside one Denver charter school operator's push to serve all students

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Inside one Denver charter school operator’s push to serve all students
But their “growth” scores are higher than those for students with special needs in district schools, meaning that STRIVE students are covering more …
Source: Special Needs
Inside one Denver charter school operator’s push to serve all students
Special Needs
But their “growth” scores are higher than those for students with special needs in district schools, meaning that STRIVE students are covering more …


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NH schools warn proposed Medicaid cuts could hurt local budgets

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NH schools warn proposed Medicaid cuts could hurt local budgets
With a presidential budget proposal detailing multi-hundred million dollar cuts to Medicaid, and mounting concern from states that benefit from the …
Source: Medicaid
NH schools warn proposed Medicaid cuts could hurt local budgets
Medicaid
With a presidential budget proposal detailing multi-hundred million dollar cuts to Medicaid, and mounting concern from states that benefit from the …


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Watch: Heartwarming video of man with autism running Manchester 10k for his charity

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Watch: Heartwarming video of man with autism running Manchester 10k for his charity
A man with autism ran the Manchester 10k to raise money for the charity which helps him. David Winder, who has austism and attends the Rossendale …
Source: Autism
Watch: Heartwarming video of man with autism running Manchester 10k for his charity
Autism
A man with autism ran the Manchester 10k to raise money for the charity which helps him. David Winder, who has austism and attends the Rossendale …


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Cleaning up Medicaid eligibility

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Cleaning up Medicaid eligibility
Over the past week, the Medicaid eligibility and enrollment process has been in the news. While the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) appreciates the …
Source: Medicaid
Cleaning up Medicaid eligibility
Medicaid
Over the past week, the Medicaid eligibility and enrollment process has been in the news. While the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) appreciates the …


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Tractors for Autism to hold fundraiser July 4

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Tractors for Autism to hold fundraiser July 4
Tractors for Autism and Disabilities, an organization that is working to raise awareness and support for people with disabilities such as autism, will be …
Source: Autism
Tractors for Autism to hold fundraiser July 4
Autism
Tractors for Autism and Disabilities, an organization that is working to raise awareness and support for people with disabilities such as autism, will be …


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Wright State support network for students with autism is revolutionary

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Wright State support network for students with autism is revolutionary
Wright State University is setting an example for other colleges through its coaching program for students on the autism spectrum, offered through the …
Source: Autism
Wright State support network for students with autism is revolutionary
Autism
Wright State University is setting an example for other colleges through its coaching program for students on the autism spectrum, offered through the …


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Looking At The Centers For Medicare And Medicaid Services Research Designs In A New Context

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Looking At The Centers For Medicare And Medicaid Services Research Designs In A New Context
It’s time to take a fresh look at how the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) designs its initiatives to test new models of provider …
Source: Medicaid
Looking At The Centers For Medicare And Medicaid Services Research Designs In A New Context
Medicaid
It’s time to take a fresh look at how the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) designs its initiatives to test new models of provider …


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Smoking during pregnancy – a mitochondrial inheritance

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Smoking during pregnancy – a mitochondrial inheritance
In recent years, there has been an explosion in the number of children diagnosed with autism. There is seemingly one in every classroom, most of …
Source: Autism
Smoking during pregnancy – a mitochondrial inheritance
Autism
In recent years, there has been an explosion in the number of children diagnosed with autism. There is seemingly one in every classroom, most of …


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Maine South students earn medals for completing police academy

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Maine South students earn medals for completing police academy
The police academy, hosted by the Park Ridge Police Department and Maine South, was open to students with special needs and disabilities who are …
Source: Special Needs
Maine South students earn medals for completing police academy
Special Needs
The police academy, hosted by the Park Ridge Police Department and Maine South, was open to students with special needs and disabilities who are …


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Arrests made amid General Assembly protest over Medicaid expansion

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Arrests made amid General Assembly protest over Medicaid expansion
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Arrests are being made Tuesday morning at the General Assembly as demonstrators hold a sit-in demanding the …
Source: Medicaid
Arrests made amid General Assembly protest over Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Arrests are being made Tuesday morning at the General Assembly as demonstrators hold a sit-in demanding the …


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5 tips for teaching students on the autism spectrum

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5 tips for teaching students on the autism spectrum
“Boundaries with love and relationship are key for teachers working with autistic and special needs children.” By Ron Sandison. My sister-in-law, …
Source: Autism
5 tips for teaching students on the autism spectrum
Autism
“Boundaries with love and relationship are key for teachers working with autistic and special needs children.” By Ron Sandison. My sister-in-law, …


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Autism as an insult, when does it end?

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Autism as an insult, when does it end?
Seriously, not all autism is related to being stupid. I see this all the time now. People are told not to say gay so they start saying jew, then they switch to …
Source: Autism
Autism as an insult, when does it end?
Autism
Seriously, not all autism is related to being stupid. I see this all the time now. People are told not to say gay so they start saying jew, then they switch to …


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CMS chief hints at changes to Medicaid

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CMS chief hints at changes to Medicaid
The administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday said she questioned whether addressing health insurance for …
Source: Medicaid
CMS chief hints at changes to Medicaid
Medicaid
The administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday said she questioned whether addressing health insurance for …


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Special Needs Swim Night

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Special Needs Swim Night
June 10 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m . People with special needs, their caregivers, and families are invited to an unforgettable night at Whirlin’ Waters …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Swim Night
Special Needs
June 10 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m . People with special needs, their caregivers, and families are invited to an unforgettable night at Whirlin’ Waters …


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Letter: ABLE 2.0 extends vital lifeline to families with special needs children

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Letter: ABLE 2.0 extends vital lifeline to families with special needs children
These three bills, collectively known as ABLE 2.0, extend a vital lifeline to families with special needs children and allow these families and their …
Source: Special Needs
Letter: ABLE 2.0 extends vital lifeline to families with special needs children
Special Needs
These three bills, collectively known as ABLE 2.0, extend a vital lifeline to families with special needs children and allow these families and their …


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Medicaid cuts will hurt kids, K-12 education | Guest column

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Medicaid cuts will hurt kids, K-12 education | Guest column
The House of Representatives already voted in favor of $880 billion in cuts to Medicaid, the program that covers one in three American children.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid cuts will hurt kids, K-12 education | Guest column
Medicaid
The House of Representatives already voted in favor of $880 billion in cuts to Medicaid, the program that covers one in three American children.


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CBO says Floridians on Medicaid could lose coverage | Florida Trend Health Care

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CBO says Floridians on Medicaid could lose coverage | Florida Trend Health Care
The Congressional Budget Office said the Republican health care legislation that the U.S. House passed will increase the number of uninsured in the …
Source: Medicaid
CBO says Floridians on Medicaid could lose coverage | Florida Trend Health Care
Medicaid
The Congressional Budget Office said the Republican health care legislation that the U.S. House passed will increase the number of uninsured in the …


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Bill would expand Medicaid to all Nevadans: Mike Sprinkle

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Bill would expand Medicaid to all Nevadans: Mike Sprinkle
Currently, Medicaid is one of the largest, if not the largest, source of healthcare coverage in the United States. In 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) …
Source: Medicaid
Bill would expand Medicaid to all Nevadans: Mike Sprinkle
Medicaid
Currently, Medicaid is one of the largest, if not the largest, source of healthcare coverage in the United States. In 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) …


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Potential Medicaid cuts could affect thousands of Mid-Michigan residents

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Potential Medicaid cuts could affect thousands of Mid-Michigan residents
Flint, Mich– In May, President Trump announced a proposed budget that included an 800 billion dollar cut to Medicaid. According to the …
Source: Medicaid
Potential Medicaid cuts could affect thousands of Mid-Michigan residents
Medicaid
Flint, Mich– In May, President Trump announced a proposed budget that included an 800 billion dollar cut to Medicaid. According to the …


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Special Olympics teaches us all to be our best

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Special Olympics teaches us all to be our best
To witness athletes who have special needs find pride in themselves, find acceptance, find the unity with others that we all seek is so much greater …
Source: Special Needs
Special Olympics teaches us all to be our best
Special Needs
To witness athletes who have special needs find pride in themselves, find acceptance, find the unity with others that we all seek is so much greater …


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United Way Day of Caring chance to help

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United Way Day of Caring chance to help
When Bill Greer sees the smiles his gardening program puts on the faces of adults with special needs, he feels grateful for the help he’s gotten over …
Source: Special Needs
United Way Day of Caring chance to help
Special Needs
When Bill Greer sees the smiles his gardening program puts on the faces of adults with special needs, he feels grateful for the help he’s gotten over …


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Craft Brewers Support Veterans With Batches Of Dark Beer For The 'Black Ale Project'

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Craft Brewers Support Veterans With Batches Of Dark Beer For The ‘Black Ale Project’
… the past two years to make special batches of dark beer with the goal of raising … homes for veterans who’ve been injured and have special needs.”.
Source: Special Needs
Craft Brewers Support Veterans With Batches Of Dark Beer For The ‘Black Ale Project’
Special Needs
… the past two years to make special batches of dark beer with the goal of raising … homes for veterans who’ve been injured and have special needs.”.


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Strictly Come Dancing star Gethin Jones describes tell-tale signs of autism after his beloved …

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Strictly Come Dancing star Gethin Jones describes tell-tale signs of autism after his beloved …
When Alby was diagnosed as autistic at the age of five, Gethin devoted himself to … Just before his fifth birthday, Alby was diagnosed with autism .
Source: Autism
Strictly Come Dancing star Gethin Jones describes tell-tale signs of autism after his beloved …
Autism
When Alby was diagnosed as autistic at the age of five, Gethin devoted himself to … Just before his fifth birthday, Alby was diagnosed with autism .


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Autistic pupils' kin anxious about HSC results over controversies during exam

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Autistic pupils’ kin anxious about HSC results over controversies during exam
Vashi resident Sriram Radhakrishnan, father of Sabrish, who suffers from autism and has appeared for HSC in the commerce stream, said, “There was …
Source: Autism
Autistic pupils’ kin anxious about HSC results over controversies during exam
Autism
Vashi resident Sriram Radhakrishnan, father of Sabrish, who suffers from autism and has appeared for HSC in the commerce stream, said, “There was …


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Israeli researchers share insights into possible causes of autism

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Israeli researchers share insights into possible causes of autism
For Ilan Dinstein, describing the search for causes of autism as a needle in a haystack doesn’t do it justice. More on point, he says, is to call it “a few …
Source: Autism
Israeli researchers share insights into possible causes of autism
Autism
For Ilan Dinstein, describing the search for causes of autism as a needle in a haystack doesn’t do it justice. More on point, he says, is to call it “a few …


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The American Health Care Act undermines Medicare

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The American Health Care Act undermines Medicare
One of the most damaging aspects of AHCA is its devastating $834 billion cut and restructuring of Medicaid. These Medicaid changes will significantly …
Source: Medicaid
The American Health Care Act undermines Medicare
Medicaid
One of the most damaging aspects of AHCA is its devastating $834 billion cut and restructuring of Medicaid. These Medicaid changes will significantly …


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Haysville woman who helps others to be on 'Wheel of Fortune'

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Haysville woman who helps others to be on ‘Wheel of Fortune’
Penley, who is legally blind, has created an animal rescue sanctuary while also working with specialneeds children and their families. Last fall, The …
Source: Special Needs
Haysville woman who helps others to be on ‘Wheel of Fortune’
Special Needs
Penley, who is legally blind, has created an animal rescue sanctuary while also working with special-needs children and their families. Last fall, The …


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What it's like being trapped in a special needs marriage

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What it’s like being trapped in a special needs marriage
Just last summer I wrote about a study that found married couples who are the parents of a specialneeds child, specifically parents of children with …
Source: Special Needs
What it’s like being trapped in a special needs marriage
Special Needs
Just last summer I wrote about a study that found married couples who are the parents of a special-needs child, specifically parents of children with …


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Overreach Threatens Healthcare Reform

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Overreach Threatens Healthcare Reform
The ACA increased Medicaid enrollments, imposed out-of-pocket caps and 86 percent of the12.7 million exchange customers receive some measure …
Source: Medicaid
Overreach Threatens Healthcare Reform
Medicaid
The ACA increased Medicaid enrollments, imposed out-of-pocket caps and 86 percent of the12.7 million exchange customers receive some measure …


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Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts

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Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts
CUTLER BAY (WSVN) — A Cutler Bay gymnastics studio is taking a special interest and working to teach children with autism how to do gymnastics.
Source: Autism
Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts
Autism
CUTLER BAY (WSVN) — A Cutler Bay gymnastics studio is taking a special interest and working to teach children with autism how to do gymnastics.


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Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts

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Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts
Petrick is a former gymnast who runs LEAP (Learning Enriched Athletic Programs), which specializes in developing special needs athletes. “I always …
Source: Special Needs
Cutler Bay gymnastics studio works to train autistic child gymnasts
Special Needs
Petrick is a former gymnast who runs LEAP (Learning Enriched Athletic Programs), which specializes in developing special needs athletes. “I always …


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Two Systematic Reviews Focus on interventions for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Two Systematic Reviews Focus on interventions for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Trying to find the appropriate treatment to help our patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a quest we find ourselves on in partnership with …
Source: Autism
Two Systematic Reviews Focus on interventions for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism
Trying to find the appropriate treatment to help our patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a quest we find ourselves on in partnership with …


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Local nursery provides job training for special needs young adults

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Local nursery provides job training for special needs young adults
For Bell County resident Margaret Chadwick, working with people with disabilities and special needs is both a passion and a calling. On a given day, …
Source: Special Needs
Local nursery provides job training for special needs young adults
Special Needs
For Bell County resident Margaret Chadwick, working with people with disabilities and special needs is both a passion and a calling. On a given day, …


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Senators' demands underscore McConnell's health care problem

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Senators’ demands underscore McConnell’s health care problem
Most losing coverage would be Medicaid beneficiaries. Also hurt are people buying their own insurance and others getting coverage at work.
Source: Medicaid
Senators’ demands underscore McConnell’s health care problem
Medicaid
Most losing coverage would be Medicaid beneficiaries. Also hurt are people buying their own insurance and others getting coverage at work.


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Sensory upload: Autism in the digital age

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Sensory upload: Autism in the digital age
The small-screen arrival of Julia—Sesame Street’s first Muppet with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)—broke new ground in April for the long-running …
Source: Autism
Sensory upload: Autism in the digital age
Autism
The small-screen arrival of Julia—Sesame Street’s first Muppet with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)—broke new ground in April for the long-running …


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Wisconsin May Become First State to Drug Test Medicaid Recipients

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Wisconsin May Become First State to Drug Test Medicaid Recipients
The Wisconsin Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee has approved Gov. Scott Walker’s plan to have able-bodied and childless Medicaid recipients …
Source: Medicaid
Wisconsin May Become First State to Drug Test Medicaid Recipients
Medicaid
The Wisconsin Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee has approved Gov. Scott Walker’s plan to have able-bodied and childless Medicaid recipients …


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Special Needs Baby Sitting

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Special Needs Baby Sitting
19 Special Needs Baby Sitting jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Baby Sitting employers are now hiring.
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Baby Sitting
Special Needs
19 Special Needs Baby Sitting jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Baby Sitting employers are now hiring.


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'Teacher judgment' key to cash, says autism body

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‘Teacher judgment’ key to cash, says autism body
The nation’s largest provider for Australians with autism is calling for a review into the way federal funding for students with a disability will be linked to …
Source: Autism
‘Teacher judgment’ key to cash, says autism body
Autism
The nation’s largest provider for Australians with autism is calling for a review into the way federal funding for students with a disability will be linked to …


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Special Needs Blog

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Special Needs Blog
Helping Your Child With Special Needs Enjoy the Holidays. As summer approaches, there are a few holidays and celebrations that take place in our …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Blog
Special Needs
Helping Your Child With Special Needs Enjoy the Holidays. As summer approaches, there are a few holidays and celebrations that take place in our …


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The Effect of Insurance Expansions on Smoking Cessation Medication Use

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The Effect of Insurance Expansions on Smoking Cessation Medication Use
In this study we explore the early effects of recent Medicaid expansions on prescriptions and Medicaid payments for evidence-based smoking …
Source: Medicaid
The Effect of Insurance Expansions on Smoking Cessation Medication Use
Medicaid
In this study we explore the early effects of recent Medicaid expansions on prescriptions and Medicaid payments for evidence-based smoking …


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Care Giver

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Care Giver
333 Experience Special Needs Care Giver jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Experience Special Needs Care Giver …
Source: Special Needs
Care Giver
Special Needs
333 Experience Special Needs Care Giver jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Experience Special Needs Care Giver …


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gaining wisdom with autism & celiac

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gaining wisdom with autism & celiac
Jackie has two small children who display signs of Autism and Celiac dis-ease. Many sleepless nights and searching for answers to balance the …
Source: Autism
gaining wisdom with autism & celiac
Autism
Jackie has two small children who display signs of Autism and Celiac dis-ease. Many sleepless nights and searching for answers to balance the …


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Century-old drug may provide hope for autistic kids

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Century-old drug may provide hope for autistic kids
According to Naviaux, autism is caused by metabolic dysfunction or impaired communication between cells in the brain, gut and immune system, …
Source: Autism
Century-old drug may provide hope for autistic kids
Autism
According to Naviaux, autism is caused by metabolic dysfunction or impaired communication between cells in the brain, gut and immune system, …


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How AHCA Hurts States That Voted For Trump

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How AHCA Hurts States That Voted For Trump
The American Health Care Act puts all states at risk financially as it rolls back Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act even in the 19 states …
Source: Medicaid
How AHCA Hurts States That Voted For Trump
Medicaid
The American Health Care Act puts all states at risk financially as it rolls back Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act even in the 19 states …


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[VIDEO] Special Needs Student Cries Over Cap&Gown

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[VIDEO] Special Needs Student Cries Over Cap&Gown
Special needs instructor, Kimberly Wimbish, decided to surprise one of her students, Jamias Howard with their high school cap and gown. Wimbish …
Source: Special Needs
[VIDEO] Special Needs Student Cries Over Cap&Gown
Special Needs
Special needs instructor, Kimberly Wimbish, decided to surprise one of her students, Jamias Howard with their high school cap and gown. Wimbish …


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"A Place We Call Home" – Suncoast Bee Keepers

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“A Place We Call Home” – Suncoast Bee Keepers
And I said, “My young adults with special needs and i love my bees.” And he said why don’t you marry them. So we married them, combined them into …
Source: Special Needs
“A Place We Call Home” – Suncoast Bee Keepers
Special Needs
And I said, “My young adults with special needs and i love my bees.” And he said why don’t you marry them. So we married them, combined them into …


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New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al

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New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al (Medicaid Expansion Produces Long-Term Impact on …
Source: Medicaid
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al
Medicaid
New Medicare and Medicaid Study Findings Have Been Reported from N. Huguet et al (Medicaid Expansion Produces Long-Term Impact on …


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New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University

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New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University
New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University (Medicaid Expansion Under the Affordable Care Act and Insurance Coverage …
Source: Medicaid
New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University
Medicaid
New Medicare and Medicaid Findings Reported from Indiana University (Medicaid Expansion Under the Affordable Care Act and Insurance Coverage …


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Medicaid Cuts Could Affect Special Education Programs Under GOP Health Care Act

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Medicaid Cuts Could Affect Special Education Programs Under GOP Health Care Act
Democratic U.S. senator Sherrod Brown talks to Cleveland Metropolitan School District teachers opposed to the AHCA’s proposed Medicaid cuts …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Cuts Could Affect Special Education Programs Under GOP Health Care Act
Medicaid
Democratic U.S. senator Sherrod Brown talks to Cleveland Metropolitan School District teachers opposed to the AHCA’s proposed Medicaid cuts …


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Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

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Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance
Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance … $1.4 trillion worth of cuts it is proposing for Medicaid would affect children, the disabled or the elderly.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance
Medicaid
Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance … $1.4 trillion worth of cuts it is proposing for Medicaid would affect children, the disabled or the elderly.


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Survivor In Portland Train Stabbings Is An Autistic Poet

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Survivor In Portland Train Stabbings Is An Autistic Poet
In Portland last week, three men stepped in to stop another man, white supremacist Jeremy Joseph Christian, from verbally abusing two young women …
Source: Autism
Survivor In Portland Train Stabbings Is An Autistic Poet
Autism
In Portland last week, three men stepped in to stop another man, white supremacist Jeremy Joseph Christian, from verbally abusing two young women …


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Treating autismA drug used to treat sleeping sickness may also help with autism

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Treating autismA drug used to treat sleeping sickness may also help with autism
That was interesting, for despite all the research into autism, few effective treatments are available. Now things have got more interesting still.
Source: Autism
Treating autismA drug used to treat sleeping sickness may also help with autism
Autism
That was interesting, for despite all the research into autism, few effective treatments are available. Now things have got more interesting still.


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New Canton school helping kids with autism

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New Canton school helping kids with autism
CANTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Many teens suffer from anxiety and it can be worse if they have autism. The Executive Director and Co-Founder of Focus …
Source: Autism
New Canton school helping kids with autism
Autism
CANTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Many teens suffer from anxiety and it can be worse if they have autism. The Executive Director and Co-Founder of Focus …


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HumansBeingBros

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HumansBeingBros
Rules. If you see any posts that violate any of the rules, please report the post and message the mods a link to it. Refrain from posting jokes, memes, …
Source: Special Needs
HumansBeingBros
Special Needs
Rules. If you see any posts that violate any of the rules, please report the post and message the mods a link to it. Refrain from posting jokes, memes, …


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Following Weinstein debacle, Evergreen State College president kowtows to student demands

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Following Weinstein debacle, Evergreen State College president kowtows to student demands
… minimizing use of force, serving trans and queer students, sexual assault response and responding to the access and special needs of students with …
Source: Special Needs
Following Weinstein debacle, Evergreen State College president kowtows to student demands
Special Needs
… minimizing use of force, serving trans and queer students, sexual assault response and responding to the access and special needs of students with …


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Tucson doctor suing Banner to cover autistic boy's treatment

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Tucson doctor suing Banner to cover autistic boy’s treatment
A Tucson doctor is taking his employer to court because his medical insurance won’t cover a commonly prescribed autism treatment for his 5-year-old …
Source: Autism
Tucson doctor suing Banner to cover autistic boy’s treatment
Autism
A Tucson doctor is taking his employer to court because his medical insurance won’t cover a commonly prescribed autism treatment for his 5-year-old …


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Adults with special needs complete puzzles at Warren Library social hour

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Adults with special needs complete puzzles at Warren Library social hour
From left, Brian Mahon, Dan Allen and Bernice DeGeorge put together a puzzle at the Warren Township Library’s ‘Special Needs Social Hour’ on …
Source: Special Needs
Adults with special needs complete puzzles at Warren Library social hour
Special Needs
From left, Brian Mahon, Dan Allen and Bernice DeGeorge put together a puzzle at the Warren Township Library’s ‘Special Needs Social Hour’ on …


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LGBTQ Community Would Be 'Hard Hit' By Trump's 2018 Budget

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LGBTQ Community Would Be ‘Hard Hit’ By Trump’s 2018 Budget
Among those named were cuts to Medicaid, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Planned Parenthood, the Centers for Disease …
Source: Medicaid
LGBTQ Community Would Be ‘Hard Hit’ By Trump’s 2018 Budget
Medicaid
Among those named were cuts to Medicaid, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Planned Parenthood, the Centers for Disease …


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15-Passenger Van Used To Transport Kids With Special Needs Stolen In West LA

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15-Passenger Van Used To Transport Kids With Special Needs Stolen In West LA
A nonprofit that serves kids with special needs had their van stolen. Joy Benedict reports.
Source: Special Needs
15-Passenger Van Used To Transport Kids With Special Needs Stolen In West LA
Special Needs
A nonprofit that serves kids with special needs had their van stolen. Joy Benedict reports.


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Expanded medical marijuana law grows Georgia program

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Expanded medical marijuana law grows Georgia program
After weeks of debate this year, Georgia lawmakers added six diseases to that list: Tourette’s syndrome, autism, Alzheimer’s disease, AIDS, nerve …
Source: Autism
Expanded medical marijuana law grows Georgia program
Autism
After weeks of debate this year, Georgia lawmakers added six diseases to that list: Tourette’s syndrome, autism, Alzheimer’s disease, AIDS, nerve …


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20 Ways The Trump's Budget Declares New War On Poor By Hurting Seniors, People With …

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20 Ways The Trump’s Budget Declares New War On Poor By Hurting Seniors, People With …
During the campaign, Trump repeatedly promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid, which serve tens of millions of seniors. But the …
Source: Medicaid
20 Ways The Trump’s Budget Declares New War On Poor By Hurting Seniors, People With …
Medicaid
During the campaign, Trump repeatedly promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid, which serve tens of millions of seniors. But the …


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Longmont boy helps broaden definition of beauty

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Longmont boy helps broaden definition of beauty
But they connected in the online forum supporting new parents of special needs children, because both of them hope to broaden the definition of …
Source: Special Needs
Longmont boy helps broaden definition of beauty
Special Needs
But they connected in the online forum supporting new parents of special needs children, because both of them hope to broaden the definition of …


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