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Daily Archives: May 3, 2017

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Seminar provides info for military parents with special needs kids

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Seminar provides info for military parents with special needs kids
It focused on explaining to parents what programs and assistance are available for families with special needs kids, as well as describing the nuanced …
Source: Special Needs
Seminar provides info for military parents with special needs kids
Special Needs
It focused on explaining to parents what programs and assistance are available for families with special needs kids, as well as describing the nuanced …


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Repealing the ACA would bring a 'politically induced coma' to the Valley

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Repealing the ACA would bring a ‘politically induced coma’ to the Valley
“With the uncertainty of what’s happening in Washington, especially for Medicaid, the loan committee can’t approve the project at this time.” The doctor …
Source: Medicaid
Repealing the ACA would bring a ‘politically induced coma’ to the Valley
Medicaid
“With the uncertainty of what’s happening in Washington, especially for Medicaid, the loan committee can’t approve the project at this time.” The doctor …


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(Including HIE) to Increased Autism Risk of Up to 44%

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(Including HIE) to Increased Autism Risk of Up to 44%
New research links birth complications like hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and preeclampsia to an increased risk of autism spectrum disorders.
Source: Autism
(Including HIE) to Increased Autism Risk of Up to 44%
Autism
New research links birth complications like hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and preeclampsia to an increased risk of autism spectrum disorders.


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Administration warned over huge Medicaid revamp

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Administration warned over huge Medicaid revamp
The board chairman of one of the largest private Medicaid health plans in Illinois fears the Rauner administration is locking the nonprofit out of a …
Source: Medicaid
Administration warned over huge Medicaid revamp
Medicaid
The board chairman of one of the largest private Medicaid health plans in Illinois fears the Rauner administration is locking the nonprofit out of a …


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Child protection for special needs children

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Child protection for special needs children
Children with special needs are taken away from single parents everyday.. Put Into care and neglected, millions of kids suffer a loss, depression due to …
Source: Special Needs
Child protection for special needs children
Special Needs
Children with special needs are taken away from single parents everyday.. Put Into care and neglected, millions of kids suffer a loss, depression due to …


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Special needs student sexually assaulted on school bus: lawsuit

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Special needs student sexually assaulted on school bus: lawsuit
A special needs girl in New Jersey was sexually assaulted on a school bus by another student — who filmed the entire ordeal, her family charged in a …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs student sexually assaulted on school bus: lawsuit
Special Needs
A special needs girl in New Jersey was sexually assaulted on a school bus by another student — who filmed the entire ordeal, her family charged in a …


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Medicaid referendum will be Maine's first chance to resist Trump at the ballot box

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Medicaid referendum will be Maine’s first chance to resist Trump at the ballot box
“As someone battling cancer who was denied access to health coverage because of Maine’s failure to accept federal funds and expand Medicaid, …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid referendum will be Maine’s first chance to resist Trump at the ballot box
Medicaid
“As someone battling cancer who was denied access to health coverage because of Maine’s failure to accept federal funds and expand Medicaid, …


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UW Autism Center: A place for clinical outreach and research

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UW Autism Center: A place for clinical outreach and research
The UW Autism Center held an open house event with a theme, Family-Powered Research and Clinical Service. The event included center visiting …
Source: Autism
UW Autism Center: A place for clinical outreach and research
Autism
The UW Autism Center held an open house event with a theme, Family-Powered Research and Clinical Service. The event included center visiting …


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Help for Children with Autism

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Help for Children with Autism
She shares the joy of finding a barber who got trained to cut hair for autistic children. … A regular haircut requires special care for children with autism.
Source: Autism
Help for Children with Autism
Autism
She shares the joy of finding a barber who got trained to cut hair for autistic children. … A regular haircut requires special care for children with autism.


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Medicaid expansion under Affordable Care Act increased prescription filing

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Medicaid expansion under Affordable Care Act increased prescription filing
The number of prescriptions filled by adults using Medicaid increased by nearly 20% in the first 18 months of the Affordable Care Act’s implementation, …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid expansion under Affordable Care Act increased prescription filing
Medicaid
The number of prescriptions filled by adults using Medicaid increased by nearly 20% in the first 18 months of the Affordable Care Act’s implementation, …


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Special Needs Dog, the Only Pup Left After Adoption Event, Finds Forever Home

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Special Needs Dog, the Only Pup Left After Adoption Event, Finds Forever Home
For four months, Eastwood, a 70-pound Labrador retriever, sat at a dog shelter waiting for his forever home. Born with a leg defect, Eastwood was the …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Dog, the Only Pup Left After Adoption Event, Finds Forever Home
Special Needs
For four months, Eastwood, a 70-pound Labrador retriever, sat at a dog shelter waiting for his forever home. Born with a leg defect, Eastwood was the …


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'It's about what our children have done for us'

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‘It’s about what our children have done for us’
He has special needs and his dad will never see him hit a home run or make a diving catch. But that doesn’t mean he can’t be a winner. Thanks to the …
Source: Special Needs
‘It’s about what our children have done for us’
Special Needs
He has special needs and his dad will never see him hit a home run or make a diving catch. But that doesn’t mean he can’t be a winner. Thanks to the …


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Morning News: Simpson primary victory; Tensing's confederate flag shirt might not be evidence in …

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Morning News: Simpson primary victory; Tensing’s confederate flag shirt might not be evidence in …
In 2013, Gov. John Kasich pushed through an expansion of Medicaid that was part of then-President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act over …
Source: Medicaid
Morning News: Simpson primary victory; Tensing’s confederate flag shirt might not be evidence in …
Medicaid
In 2013, Gov. John Kasich pushed through an expansion of Medicaid that was part of then-President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act over …


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Special Needs at Sea

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Special Needs at Sea
Special Needs at Sea. Welcome to Cruise Critic! If you’d like to participate on our forums by joining in the conversation, please Register Now! Be sure …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs at Sea
Special Needs
Special Needs at Sea. Welcome to Cruise Critic! If you’d like to participate on our forums by joining in the conversation, please Register Now! Be sure …


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NJ Kids With Illnesses, Special Needs Get 'Dreamlift' Trip To Disney World

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NJ Kids With Illnesses, Special Needs Get ‘Dreamlift’ Trip To Disney World
More than 100 kids were flown to Disney World the “Happiest Place on Earth” to enjoy themselves and to escape from the reality of doctors’ …
Source: Special Needs
NJ Kids With Illnesses, Special Needs Get ‘Dreamlift’ Trip To Disney World
Special Needs
More than 100 kids were flown to Disney World the “Happiest Place on Earth” to enjoy themselves and to escape from the reality of doctors’ …


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Phoenix Attorneys Announce Autism Scholarship

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Phoenix Attorneys Announce Autism Scholarship
Autism is a disability that can cause challenges in the area of social interaction, communication and behavior. It includes a number of different …
Source: Autism
Phoenix Attorneys Announce Autism Scholarship
Autism
Autism is a disability that can cause challenges in the area of social interaction, communication and behavior. It includes a number of different …


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Autism behavioral therapy benefits schools, too, experts say

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Autism behavioral therapy benefits schools, too, experts say
Special education experts contend that behavior therapy for children with autism, the subject of a political fight in Montgomery, could have beneficial …
Source: Autism
Autism behavioral therapy benefits schools, too, experts say
Autism
Special education experts contend that behavior therapy for children with autism, the subject of a political fight in Montgomery, could have beneficial …


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An Oslo professor discovers why you can't really trust health monitoring apps

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An Oslo professor discovers why you can’t really trust health monitoring apps
So Grue, a professor at the Department of Special Needs Education at University of Oslo, downloaded one of the many mobile apps that claim to …
Source: Special Needs
An Oslo professor discovers why you can’t really trust health monitoring apps
Special Needs
So Grue, a professor at the Department of Special Needs Education at University of Oslo, downloaded one of the many mobile apps that claim to …


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Arkansas Lawmakers Vote to Scale Back Hybrid Medicaid Plan

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Arkansas Lawmakers Vote to Scale Back Hybrid Medicaid Plan
Arkansas lawmakers have approved an effort to scale back the state’s hybrid Medicaid expansion by moving 60,000 off people off the program and to …
Source: Medicaid
Arkansas Lawmakers Vote to Scale Back Hybrid Medicaid Plan
Medicaid
Arkansas lawmakers have approved an effort to scale back the state’s hybrid Medicaid expansion by moving 60,000 off people off the program and to …


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Quick-Thinking Cop Saves 4-Year-Old Boy With Autism Who Fell in Pond

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Quick-Thinking Cop Saves 4-Year-Old Boy With Autism Who Fell in Pond
A quick-thinking Kansas cop saved the life of a young boy with autism when he jumped in after the child, who had fallen into a pond after being …
Source: Autism
Quick-Thinking Cop Saves 4-Year-Old Boy With Autism Who Fell in Pond
Autism
A quick-thinking Kansas cop saved the life of a young boy with autism when he jumped in after the child, who had fallen into a pond after being …


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Awesome Autism Awareness & Acceptance Art Show

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Awesome Autism Awareness & Acceptance Art Show
This display will showcase the art of area youth on the autism spectrum. It is presented by the Awesome Autism Awareness & Acceptance Art Project, …
Source: Autism
Awesome Autism Awareness & Acceptance Art Show
Autism
This display will showcase the art of area youth on the autism spectrum. It is presented by the Awesome Autism Awareness & Acceptance Art Project, …


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Special Needs, Spirituality & Ministry – Jared Ginsburg is on a Mission!

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Special Needs, Spirituality & Ministry – Jared Ginsburg is on a Mission!
The truth is, we all have special needs! Some are just more visible that others.” To Jared, this is what the Kingdom of Heaven looks like – joy, creativity, …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs, Spirituality & Ministry – Jared Ginsburg is on a Mission!
Special Needs
The truth is, we all have special needs! Some are just more visible that others.” To Jared, this is what the Kingdom of Heaven looks like – joy, creativity, …


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House slows Medicaid expansion, addresses drug epidemic

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House slows Medicaid expansion, addresses drug epidemic
COLUMBUS – The Ohio House has approved a nearly $64 billion, two-year operating budget that would impose new controls on Medicaid expansion …
Source: Medicaid
House slows Medicaid expansion, addresses drug epidemic
Medicaid
COLUMBUS – The Ohio House has approved a nearly $64 billion, two-year operating budget that would impose new controls on Medicaid expansion …


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Providers Say Late Payments May Force Halt To Treating Medicaid Patients

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Providers Say Late Payments May Force Halt To Treating Medicaid Patients
More than two dozen health-care providers and insurance companies are telling a federal judge they may have to stop serving Medicaid patients …
Source: Medicaid
Providers Say Late Payments May Force Halt To Treating Medicaid Patients
Medicaid
More than two dozen health-care providers and insurance companies are telling a federal judge they may have to stop serving Medicaid patients …


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Video: Officer saves 4-year-old with autism from drowning

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Video: Officer saves 4-year-old with autism from drowning
TOPEKA, Kansas (KCTV/CBS) — The Topeka Police Department released bodycam footage from the officer who jumped into a pond Monday to save a …
Source: Autism
Video: Officer saves 4-year-old with autism from drowning
Autism
TOPEKA, Kansas (KCTV/CBS) — The Topeka Police Department released bodycam footage from the officer who jumped into a pond Monday to save a …


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Marissa B.

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Marissa B.
Marissa is a tutor in Longview, WA (98632) : My name is Marissa. I graduated from Western Washington University in 2015 with a major in Special …
Source: Special Needs
Marissa B.
Special Needs
Marissa is a tutor in Longview, WA (98632) : My name is Marissa. I graduated from Western Washington University in 2015 with a major in Special …


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Writing on autistic relationships?

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Writing on autistic relationships?
I am autistic, and find the romantic relationships within my peer group incomprehensible. I also have difficulty with media depictions of romance – they …
Source: Autism
Writing on autistic relationships?
Autism
I am autistic, and find the romantic relationships within my peer group incomprehensible. I also have difficulty with media depictions of romance – they …


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How Some States Are Pushing For Conservative Overhauls Of Their Medicaid Programs

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How Some States Are Pushing For Conservative Overhauls Of Their Medicaid Programs
States such as Kentucky and Arizona are seeking to change how their Medicaid programs work through new policies that include work requirements, …
Source: Medicaid
How Some States Are Pushing For Conservative Overhauls Of Their Medicaid Programs
Medicaid
States such as Kentucky and Arizona are seeking to change how their Medicaid programs work through new policies that include work requirements, …


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VIDEO | Cop saves child with autism who fell into pond after wandering away

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VIDEO | Cop saves child with autism who fell into pond after wandering away
Body camera video shows Topeka, Kansas officer Aaron Bulmer pull a four-year-old out of a pond after he fell. (Credit Topeka, Kansas Police …
Source: Autism
VIDEO | Cop saves child with autism who fell into pond after wandering away
Autism
Body camera video shows Topeka, Kansas officer Aaron Bulmer pull a four-year-old out of a pond after he fell. (Credit Topeka, Kansas Police …


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