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Daily Archives: May 9, 2017

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Many diagnosed with autism have found wrestling is right sport

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Many diagnosed with autism have found wrestling is right sport
Add autism to that list. Many individuals diagnosed with autism have found that wrestling is the right sport for them. This article will explain what autism …
Source: Autism
Many diagnosed with autism have found wrestling is right sport
Autism
Add autism to that list. Many individuals diagnosed with autism have found that wrestling is the right sport for them. This article will explain what autism …


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LIA calls for end to county Medicaid share

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LIA calls for end to county Medicaid share
Saying Nassau and Suffolk counties collectively spend nearly half a billion dollars on Medicaid while most states impose minimal or no local charges, …
Source: Medicaid
LIA calls for end to county Medicaid share
Medicaid
Saying Nassau and Suffolk counties collectively spend nearly half a billion dollars on Medicaid while most states impose minimal or no local charges, …


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Cohen Solicits Input on the Future Shape of Medicaid

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Cohen Solicits Input on the Future Shape of Medicaid
Last year, former Secretary Rick Brajer lead the effort to submit an application to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to make …
Source: Medicaid
Cohen Solicits Input on the Future Shape of Medicaid
Medicaid
Last year, former Secretary Rick Brajer lead the effort to submit an application to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to make …


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Autism watching too much tv essay

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Autism watching too much tv essay
Since the two past decades we have seen an increasing interest in handmade; first to rediscover nearly To link to this poem, put the URL below into …
Source: Autism
Autism watching too much tv essay
Autism
Since the two past decades we have seen an increasing interest in handmade; first to rediscover nearly To link to this poem, put the URL below into …


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Having fun at the Best Buddy Prom

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Having fun at the Best Buddy Prom
Carson-Newman University students are fond of their “buddies.” And they were determined to host an extraordinary prom for their special needs adult …
Source: Special Needs
Having fun at the Best Buddy Prom
Special Needs
Carson-Newman University students are fond of their “buddies.” And they were determined to host an extraordinary prom for their special needs adult …


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Daily phone calls allow Prichard police to check on senior citizens

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Daily phone calls allow Prichard police to check on senior citizens
Officers and firefighters are taking a tally of the special needs and elderly in the community. They plan to make phone calls every morning to check on …
Source: Special Needs
Daily phone calls allow Prichard police to check on senior citizens
Special Needs
Officers and firefighters are taking a tally of the special needs and elderly in the community. They plan to make phone calls every morning to check on …


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Work requirement considered for Medicaid

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Work requirement considered for Medicaid
States can’t force citizens on Medicaid to work, but it’s a requirement under consideration in a number of them, including Louisiana. Medicaid is the …
Source: Medicaid
Work requirement considered for Medicaid
Medicaid
States can’t force citizens on Medicaid to work, but it’s a requirement under consideration in a number of them, including Louisiana. Medicaid is the …


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The Anthropologist of Autism Employment

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The Anthropologist of Autism Employment
An Anthropologist on Mars is the title of Oliver Sacks’ 1993 influential essay on Temple Grandin — an essay that introduced Ms. Grandin and autism …
Source: Autism
The Anthropologist of Autism Employment
Autism
An Anthropologist on Mars is the title of Oliver Sacks’ 1993 influential essay on Temple Grandin — an essay that introduced Ms. Grandin and autism …


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Mike Pence has already cost thousands of people their Medicaid coverage

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Mike Pence has already cost thousands of people their Medicaid coverage
The state’s version of Medicaid expansion under Obamacare is often touted as a model for conservative politicians who are unwilling to broaden …
Source: Medicaid
Mike Pence has already cost thousands of people their Medicaid coverage
Medicaid
The state’s version of Medicaid expansion under Obamacare is often touted as a model for conservative politicians who are unwilling to broaden …


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Hasegawa's in, ILWU's port talks, the end of Medicaid

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Hasegawa’s in, ILWU’s port talks, the end of Medicaid
From TPM — Will the Republican Senate end Medicaid as we know it? — Republican governors, hospitals, insurers and patient groups begged …
Source: Medicaid
Hasegawa’s in, ILWU’s port talks, the end of Medicaid
Medicaid
From TPM — Will the Republican Senate end Medicaid as we know it? — Republican governors, hospitals, insurers and patient groups begged …


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Woman Sentenced for $1.6 Million Medicaid Scam

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Woman Sentenced for .6 Million Medicaid Scam
Authorities say Silver allowed her son, Maurice Sharpe, and a woman named Patricia Lafayette to bill Medicaid for licensed psychotherapy services …
Source: Medicaid
Woman Sentenced for .6 Million Medicaid Scam
Medicaid
Authorities say Silver allowed her son, Maurice Sharpe, and a woman named Patricia Lafayette to bill Medicaid for licensed psychotherapy services …


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'It's Exhausting': The Hidden Struggle of Working Women with Autism

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‘It’s Exhausting’: The Hidden Struggle of Working Women with Autism
After two decades in work, Lucas was diagnosed with autism at the age of 44. She now recognizes that her previous inability to keep a job was down …
Source: Autism
‘It’s Exhausting’: The Hidden Struggle of Working Women with Autism
Autism
After two decades in work, Lucas was diagnosed with autism at the age of 44. She now recognizes that her previous inability to keep a job was down …


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Grant Brings Sex Ed Instruction to Students with Special Needs

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Grant Brings Sex Ed Instruction to Students with Special Needs
Eighth-grader Bryan Galvez aptly summarized the consequences of healthy versus risky decisions when it comes to sex. “Would you rather have a …
Source: Special Needs
Grant Brings Sex Ed Instruction to Students with Special Needs
Special Needs
Eighth-grader Bryan Galvez aptly summarized the consequences of healthy versus risky decisions when it comes to sex. “Would you rather have a …


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East Haven School Raises Funds for Autism Awareness

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East Haven School Raises Funds for Autism Awareness
Dee Run School observed Autism Awareness Month with a display and fundraising efforts. (Photo by Matthew DaCorte/The Courier | Buy This Photo ) …
Source: Autism
East Haven School Raises Funds for Autism Awareness
Autism
Dee Run School observed Autism Awareness Month with a display and fundraising efforts. (Photo by Matthew DaCorte/The Courier | Buy This Photo ) …


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Wilson, Nash service providers investigated for Medicaid fraud

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Wilson, Nash service providers investigated for Medicaid fraud
Search warrants show Wilson-based America’s Family Services is under investigation for submitting false claims to the state’s Medicaid program.
Source: Medicaid
Wilson, Nash service providers investigated for Medicaid fraud
Medicaid
Search warrants show Wilson-based America’s Family Services is under investigation for submitting false claims to the state’s Medicaid program.


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Special needs students meet in 'Wonderland'

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Special needs students meet in ‘Wonderland’
Indian Lake High School hosted the Students with Special Needs Prom on Monday in the auxiliary gym, which was decorated in a Meet Me in …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs students meet in ‘Wonderland’
Special Needs
Indian Lake High School hosted the Students with Special Needs Prom on Monday in the auxiliary gym, which was decorated in a Meet Me in …


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Johns Creek Civitan Club Names Special Needs Teachers Of The Year

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Johns Creek Civitan Club Names Special Needs Teachers Of The Year
JOHNS CREEK, GA — The Johns Creek Civitan Club named four local educators as Johns Creek Special Needs Teachers of the Year May 2 at The …
Source: Special Needs
Johns Creek Civitan Club Names Special Needs Teachers Of The Year
Special Needs
JOHNS CREEK, GA — The Johns Creek Civitan Club named four local educators as Johns Creek Special Needs Teachers of the Year May 2 at The …


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House Health Care Bill Ends Medicaid as We Know It

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House Health Care Bill Ends Medicaid as We Know It
The American Health Care Act (AHCA), which the House passed on May 4, would radically restructure Medicaid’s federal financing and effectively end …
Source: Medicaid
House Health Care Bill Ends Medicaid as We Know It
Medicaid
The American Health Care Act (AHCA), which the House passed on May 4, would radically restructure Medicaid’s federal financing and effectively end …


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Medicaid reform town hall meeting set for today

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Medicaid reform town hall meeting set for today
Main items to be discussed at the event will include Medicaid reform and other upcoming changes. Those who work with the school district, have …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid reform town hall meeting set for today
Medicaid
Main items to be discussed at the event will include Medicaid reform and other upcoming changes. Those who work with the school district, have …


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Police: Teacher Locks Kindergartner with Autism in Supply Closet

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Police: Teacher Locks Kindergartner with Autism in Supply Closet
Police say that Hughes locked a 5-year-old with autism in a supply closet, with no lights, for 30 minutes as a punishment. Those warrants also say that …
Source: Autism
Police: Teacher Locks Kindergartner with Autism in Supply Closet
Autism
Police say that Hughes locked a 5-year-old with autism in a supply closet, with no lights, for 30 minutes as a punishment. Those warrants also say that …


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WATCH: Detroit Pistons' Coach meets newly adopted dog with special needs

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WATCH: Detroit Pistons’ Coach meets newly adopted dog with special needs
(WXYZ) – Detroit Pistons’ Head Coach Stan Van Gundy’s family just got a little bigger. Van Gundy, along with his wife, and teen daughter met …
Source: Special Needs
WATCH: Detroit Pistons’ Coach meets newly adopted dog with special needs
Special Needs
(WXYZ) – Detroit Pistons’ Head Coach Stan Van Gundy’s family just got a little bigger. Van Gundy, along with his wife, and teen daughter met …


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Maine's failure to expand Medicaid is costing us lives

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Maine’s failure to expand Medicaid is costing us lives
Had Maine expanded Medicaid when it had the opportunity to do so in 2011, … we must prepare to vote for the citizens’ initiative to expand Medicaid.
Source: Medicaid
Maine’s failure to expand Medicaid is costing us lives
Medicaid
Had Maine expanded Medicaid when it had the opportunity to do so in 2011, … we must prepare to vote for the citizens’ initiative to expand Medicaid.


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Autism Friendly Performances

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Autism Friendly Performances
Thanks to the launch of the Autism Theatre Initiative in 2011, many performances are adapting to the needs of children and adults on the autism …
Source: Autism
Autism Friendly Performances
Autism
Thanks to the launch of the Autism Theatre Initiative in 2011, many performances are adapting to the needs of children and adults on the autism …


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Lima: Recreational parks for children with special needs

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Lima: Recreational parks for children with special needs
Lima: Recreational parks for children with special needs … and special ropes for blind children or children with neurological conditions, among others.
Source: Special Needs
Lima: Recreational parks for children with special needs
Special Needs
Lima: Recreational parks for children with special needs … and special ropes for blind children or children with neurological conditions, among others.


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Lawsuit Filed Against Bus Driver Accused of Hitting Special Needs Child

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Lawsuit Filed Against Bus Driver Accused of Hitting Special Needs Child
The family of an Orland Park School District 135 special needs student says the incident caused a permanent injury.
Source: Special Needs
Lawsuit Filed Against Bus Driver Accused of Hitting Special Needs Child
Special Needs
The family of an Orland Park School District 135 special needs student says the incident caused a permanent injury.


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Autistic Harry shines brightly through song

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Autistic Harry shines brightly through song
AN 11-year-old Four Marks schoolboy has been helping to record a song to encourage awareness about autism – and it has also helped Harry Clark …
Source: Autism
Autistic Harry shines brightly through song
Autism
AN 11-year-old Four Marks schoolboy has been helping to record a song to encourage awareness about autism – and it has also helped Harry Clark …


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School coffee shops provide perks to young 'baristas'

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School coffee shops provide perks to young ‘baristas’
In some schools, these are special education students needing basic …. for several months to develop a program that would meet the school’s needs.
Source: Special Needs
School coffee shops provide perks to young ‘baristas’
Special Needs
In some schools, these are special education students needing basic …. for several months to develop a program that would meet the school’s needs.


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Cowardly politics and the almost certain death of the autism therapy bill

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Cowardly politics and the almost certain death of the autism therapy bill
By Josh Moon Alabama Political Reporter. The autism therapy bill is politics at its worst. Actually, scratch that. It’s politics in its most cowardly form.
Source: Autism
Cowardly politics and the almost certain death of the autism therapy bill
Autism
By Josh Moon Alabama Political Reporter. The autism therapy bill is politics at its worst. Actually, scratch that. It’s politics in its most cowardly form.


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David's Refuge Expands to Johnson City, Helping Parents of Children with Special Needs or …

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David’s Refuge Expands to Johnson City, Helping Parents of Children with Special Needs or …
SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: A non-profit is helping Southern Tier parents with special needs children or children life-threatening illnesses take a much …
Source: Special Needs
David’s Refuge Expands to Johnson City, Helping Parents of Children with Special Needs or …
Special Needs
SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: A non-profit is helping Southern Tier parents with special needs children or children life-threatening illnesses take a much …


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