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Daily Archives: May 11, 2017

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Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs

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Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs
By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter. THURSDAY, May 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) — When kids with autism graduate high school, they may need …
Source: Autism
Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs
Autism
By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter. THURSDAY, May 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) — When kids with autism graduate high school, they may need …


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'Toomey's Kids' brings 120 special needs children to fish at Garden City Pier

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‘Toomey’s Kids’ brings 120 special needs children to fish at Garden City Pier
GARDEN CITY, SC (WMBF) – A group of special needs kids from schools around the area got to take part in a fishing trip at the Pier at Garden City …
Source: Special Needs
‘Toomey’s Kids’ brings 120 special needs children to fish at Garden City Pier
Special Needs
GARDEN CITY, SC (WMBF) – A group of special needs kids from schools around the area got to take part in a fishing trip at the Pier at Garden City …


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California Officer Recovers Special Needs Girl's Tricycle

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California Officer Recovers Special Needs Girl’s Tricycle
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California police officer’s dogged determination has reunited a special needs girl with her specially built tricycle.
Source: Special Needs
California Officer Recovers Special Needs Girl’s Tricycle
Special Needs
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California police officer’s dogged determination has reunited a special needs girl with her specially built tricycle.


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Bryan Woman Indicted For Medicaid And Food Stamp Fraud

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Bryan Woman Indicted For Medicaid And Food Stamp Fraud
The specific value of the Medicaid and SNAP benefits was not stated on the indictment. And the Brazos County district attorney’s office did not release …
Source: Medicaid
Bryan Woman Indicted For Medicaid And Food Stamp Fraud
Medicaid
The specific value of the Medicaid and SNAP benefits was not stated on the indictment. And the Brazos County district attorney’s office did not release …


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Brain's immune cells may explain sex bias in autism

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Brain’s immune cells may explain sex bias in autism
A boost in the activity of microglia, the brain’s immune cells, during gestation may predispose boys to autism. The unpublished results were presented …
Source: Autism
Brain’s immune cells may explain sex bias in autism
Autism
A boost in the activity of microglia, the brain’s immune cells, during gestation may predispose boys to autism. The unpublished results were presented …


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Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show?

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Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show?
THURSDAY, May 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Treating emerging signs of autism in young babies who are at high risk for the disorder helped …
Source: Autism
Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show?
Autism
THURSDAY, May 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Treating emerging signs of autism in young babies who are at high risk for the disorder helped …


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ICan Bike seeks riders, volunteers

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ICan Bike seeks riders, volunteers
The iCan Bike camp trains special needs students to ride adaptive bikes during five 75-minute sessions over the course of a week. Volunteers receive …
Source: Special Needs
ICan Bike seeks riders, volunteers
Special Needs
The iCan Bike camp trains special needs students to ride adaptive bikes during five 75-minute sessions over the course of a week. Volunteers receive …


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State adds pill, keeps Suboxone film, for Medicaid addiction treatment

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State adds pill, keeps Suboxone film, for Medicaid addiction treatment
Wisconsin’s Medicaid program will cover a pill form of an addiction treatment drug, in addition to Suboxone film strips — a move sheriffs say might …
Source: Medicaid
State adds pill, keeps Suboxone film, for Medicaid addiction treatment
Medicaid
Wisconsin’s Medicaid program will cover a pill form of an addiction treatment drug, in addition to Suboxone film strips — a move sheriffs say might …


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Marsh: Autism Bill Will Get Senate Floor Debate

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Marsh: Autism Bill Will Get Senate Floor Debate
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Republican leader of the Alabama Senate says a bill to require insurers cover autism therapy will get a floor debate …
Source: Autism
Marsh: Autism Bill Will Get Senate Floor Debate
Autism
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Republican leader of the Alabama Senate says a bill to require insurers cover autism therapy will get a floor debate …


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CMS official sees potential for 'unicorns' in Medicaid IT innovation

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CMS official sees potential for ‘unicorns’ in Medicaid IT innovation
Silicon Valley should be jumping at the chance to bring IT innovation to the Medicaid space, according to the Medicaid program’s chief medical officer.
Source: Medicaid
CMS official sees potential for ‘unicorns’ in Medicaid IT innovation
Medicaid
Silicon Valley should be jumping at the chance to bring IT innovation to the Medicaid space, according to the Medicaid program’s chief medical officer.


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Medicaid audit process bill signed into law

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Medicaid audit process bill signed into law
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law May 8 House Bill 1314, which establishes “a fair and predictable Medicaid audit process,” said Rep.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid audit process bill signed into law
Medicaid
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law May 8 House Bill 1314, which establishes “a fair and predictable Medicaid audit process,” said Rep.


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10-year-old boy with autism charged with felony battery after alleged assault on teacher

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10-year-old boy with autism charged with felony battery after alleged assault on teacher
(CBS12) — A 10-year-old local boy with autism, charged with felony battery, has … “Unfortunately, mothers of autistic children are not surprised by this …
Source: Autism
10-year-old boy with autism charged with felony battery after alleged assault on teacher
Autism
(CBS12) — A 10-year-old local boy with autism, charged with felony battery, has … “Unfortunately, mothers of autistic children are not surprised by this …


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Alabama Senate leader says autism bill will have its day

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Alabama Senate leader says autism bill will have its day
A closely watched bill to require many insurance plans to cover autism therapy will be debated in the Alabama Senate next Wednesday, President Pro …
Source: Autism
Alabama Senate leader says autism bill will have its day
Autism
A closely watched bill to require many insurance plans to cover autism therapy will be debated in the Alabama Senate next Wednesday, President Pro …


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A Piece of My Story In Motherhood: How I Embraced Special Needs

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A Piece of My Story In Motherhood: How I Embraced Special Needs
Just when we think everything is going right special needs gets thrown into the mix and throws everything off. This is the way my story as a mother …
Source: Special Needs
A Piece of My Story In Motherhood: How I Embraced Special Needs
Special Needs
Just when we think everything is going right special needs gets thrown into the mix and throws everything off. This is the way my story as a mother …


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Senate Conservatives Target Medicaid in Healthcare Demands

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Senate Conservatives Target Medicaid in Healthcare Demands
Conservative senators are considering significant changes to Medicaid out of concern that the American Health Care Act cannot pass the Senate …
Source: Medicaid
Senate Conservatives Target Medicaid in Healthcare Demands
Medicaid
Conservative senators are considering significant changes to Medicaid out of concern that the American Health Care Act cannot pass the Senate …


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Medicaid Works for Women — But Proposed Cuts Would Have Harsh, Disproportionate Impact

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Medicaid Works for Women — But Proposed Cuts Would Have Harsh, Disproportionate Impact
These cuts would have devastating consequences for the nearly 40 million women who rely on Medicaid.Republican leaders in Congress and the …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Works for Women — But Proposed Cuts Would Have Harsh, Disproportionate Impact
Medicaid
These cuts would have devastating consequences for the nearly 40 million women who rely on Medicaid.Republican leaders in Congress and the …


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Tallapoosa County special needs students attend their own prom

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Tallapoosa County special needs students attend their own prom
Aubie makes an appearance at the special needs prom in Dadeville Tuesday as the community gathered to give the students their own …
Source: Special Needs
Tallapoosa County special needs students attend their own prom
Special Needs
Aubie makes an appearance at the special needs prom in Dadeville Tuesday as the community gathered to give the students their own …


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Arizona Attorney General Supports Expansion Of Medicaid Fraud Authority

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Arizona Attorney General Supports Expansion Of Medicaid Fraud Authority
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich wants to use federal funds to investigate and prosecute in-home Medicaid and neglect cases involving …
Source: Medicaid
Arizona Attorney General Supports Expansion Of Medicaid Fraud Authority
Medicaid
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich wants to use federal funds to investigate and prosecute in-home Medicaid and neglect cases involving …


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The Struggle Within: Juggling Anxiety and Special Needs Parenting

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The Struggle Within: Juggling Anxiety and Special Needs Parenting
I used to wonder which came first — my anxiety or the glaringly obvious fact that my son has special needs.
Source: Special Needs
The Struggle Within: Juggling Anxiety and Special Needs Parenting
Special Needs
I used to wonder which came first — my anxiety or the glaringly obvious fact that my son has special needs.


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What We're Reading: Aetna Leaves ACA Markets; Home Care in Medicaid; CBO of AHCA Coming

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What We’re Reading: Aetna Leaves ACA Markets; Home Care in Medicaid; CBO of AHCA Coming
In 2018, Aetna was only slated to provide coverage in Delaware and Nebraska, but the company has now decided to completely exit the Affordable …
Source: Medicaid
What We’re Reading: Aetna Leaves ACA Markets; Home Care in Medicaid; CBO of AHCA Coming
Medicaid
In 2018, Aetna was only slated to provide coverage in Delaware and Nebraska, but the company has now decided to completely exit the Affordable …


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What causes autism if vaccines don't? A guide to researchers' theories.

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What causes autism if vaccines don’t? A guide to researchers’ theories.
Today, about one in 68 US children has autism — a rate that’s remained unchanged since at least since 1990, though there’s been a steady increase …
Source: Autism
What causes autism if vaccines don’t? A guide to researchers’ theories.
Autism
Today, about one in 68 US children has autism — a rate that’s remained unchanged since at least since 1990, though there’s been a steady increase …


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Groups Press Governor To Use Tobacco Tax Funds To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement Rates

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Groups Press Governor To Use Tobacco Tax Funds To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement Rates
Groups Press Governor To Use Tobacco Tax Funds To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement Rates. The budget released by Gov. Jerry Brown in …
Source: Medicaid
Groups Press Governor To Use Tobacco Tax Funds To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement Rates
Medicaid
Groups Press Governor To Use Tobacco Tax Funds To Increase Medicaid Reimbursement Rates. The budget released by Gov. Jerry Brown in …


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New Project Serves Military Families Impacted by Autism

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New Project Serves Military Families Impacted by Autism
Jessica Buterbaugh, Penn State News Nobody ever thinks that they’ll have a child with autism. Yet, according to the National Autism Association, the …
Source: Autism
New Project Serves Military Families Impacted by Autism
Autism
Jessica Buterbaugh, Penn State News Nobody ever thinks that they’ll have a child with autism. Yet, according to the National Autism Association, the …


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TD Bank Fundraiser Benefits Miracle League Of Connecticut

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TD Bank Fundraiser Benefits Miracle League Of Connecticut
We recognized that need and our entire board got so involved that we … When you have a family with special needs, so much of the attention goes to …
Source: Special Needs
TD Bank Fundraiser Benefits Miracle League Of Connecticut
Special Needs
We recognized that need and our entire board got so involved that we … When you have a family with special needs, so much of the attention goes to …


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Search form

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Search form
They collectively represent more than 4 million people who gained Medicaid coverage under the expansion, and many have expressed concern over …
Source: Medicaid
Search form
Medicaid
They collectively represent more than 4 million people who gained Medicaid coverage under the expansion, and many have expressed concern over …


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Former teachers aide in Milwaukee facing charges for striking special needs student

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Former teachers aide in Milwaukee facing charges for striking special needs student
MILWAUKEE (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – A former teacher’s aide is facing charges after a video surfaces of her hitting a student with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Former teachers aide in Milwaukee facing charges for striking special needs student
Special Needs
MILWAUKEE (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – A former teacher’s aide is facing charges after a video surfaces of her hitting a student with special needs.


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Dylann Roof told a judge that he'd rather die than be labelled as autistic

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Dylann Roof told a judge that he’d rather die than be labelled as autistic
“If they say I have autism, it’s like they are trying to discredit me. It discredits the reason why I did the crime,” Roof told U.S. District Judge Richard …
Source: Autism
Dylann Roof told a judge that he’d rather die than be labelled as autistic
Autism
“If they say I have autism, it’s like they are trying to discredit me. It discredits the reason why I did the crime,” Roof told U.S. District Judge Richard …


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Centre for Autism Conference Speakers 2017

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Centre for Autism Conference Speakers 2017
Her books include: Thinking in Pictures, Livestock Handling and Transport and The Autistic Brain. Her book Animals in Translation has been on the …
Source: Autism
Centre for Autism Conference Speakers 2017
Autism
Her books include: Thinking in Pictures, Livestock Handling and Transport and The Autistic Brain. Her book Animals in Translation has been on the …


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Kids with special needs get opportunity to share

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Kids with special needs get opportunity to share
“The number of students has grown, this year is actually our largest number of participants,” said Jennifer Williams, Director of Special Education for …
Source: Special Needs
Kids with special needs get opportunity to share
Special Needs
“The number of students has grown, this year is actually our largest number of participants,” said Jennifer Williams, Director of Special Education for …


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Special Needs Bodysuits

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Special Needs Bodysuits
Available for 3-to 16-year-olds, these bodysuits are designed for children with special needs. They keep nappies securely in place
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Bodysuits
Special Needs
Available for 3-to 16-year-olds, these bodysuits are designed for children with special needs. They keep nappies securely in place


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