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Daily Archives: May 14, 2017

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Senate Republicans Arguing About How Badly to Screw the Poor

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Senate Republicans Arguing About How Badly to Screw the Poor
Medicaid doesn’t get a lot of attention in the debate over Trumpcare, but it’s likely that more people would be affected by Medicaid changes than by …
Source: Medicaid
Senate Republicans Arguing About How Badly to Screw the Poor
Medicaid
Medicaid doesn’t get a lot of attention in the debate over Trumpcare, but it’s likely that more people would be affected by Medicaid changes than by …


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Spice: Her Story (Part One)

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Spice: Her Story (Part One)
A mother who has a child with special needs shares her story.. Read the short story free on Booksie.
Source: Special Needs
Spice: Her Story (Part One)
Special Needs
A mother who has a child with special needs shares her story.. Read the short story free on Booksie.


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Protesters Do UNTHINKABLE To GOP Lawmaker's Special Needs Daughter…

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Protesters Do UNTHINKABLE To GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter…
In one of the latest town hall meetings this week, Representative Tom MacArthur was mocked for the death of his special needs daughter. According to …
Source: Special Needs
Protesters Do UNTHINKABLE To GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter…
Special Needs
In one of the latest town hall meetings this week, Representative Tom MacArthur was mocked for the death of his special needs daughter. According to …


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Small head, speech delay characterize mutations in autism gene

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Small head, speech delay characterize mutations in autism gene
Children with mutations in a gene called DYRK1A, a leading autism candidate, have a distinct set of features, including intellectual disability, speech …
Source: Autism
Small head, speech delay characterize mutations in autism gene
Autism
Children with mutations in a gene called DYRK1A, a leading autism candidate, have a distinct set of features, including intellectual disability, speech …


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Long-term study shows language's role in easing autism features

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Long-term study shows language’s role in easing autism features
Social difficulties appear to wane as toddlers with autism mature into young adults, perhaps due in large part to improvements in language ability.
Source: Autism
Long-term study shows language’s role in easing autism features
Autism
Social difficulties appear to wane as toddlers with autism mature into young adults, perhaps due in large part to improvements in language ability.


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Liberal Town Hall Protesters MOCK Death Of GOP Lawmaker's Special Needs Daughter

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Liberal Town Hall Protesters MOCK Death Of GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter
As some know there are liberal activists that are working together to get involved in a nationwide effort to disrupt town hall meetings as they see fit.
Source: Special Needs
Liberal Town Hall Protesters MOCK Death Of GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter
Special Needs
As some know there are liberal activists that are working together to get involved in a nationwide effort to disrupt town hall meetings as they see fit.


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Mother's love lifts homeless youth

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Mother’s love lifts homeless youth
And that special care of a non-biological mother is why McElheney celebrates … As he had special needs, they stopped taking in other foster children.
Source: Special Needs
Mother’s love lifts homeless youth
Special Needs
And that special care of a non-biological mother is why McElheney celebrates … As he had special needs, they stopped taking in other foster children.


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Including special needs kids how parents can help

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Including special needs kids how parents can help
April is a stay-at-home-working-mom hybrid who balances her time between managing a household and using her editor brain to find all the typos in …
Source: Special Needs
Including special needs kids how parents can help
Special Needs
April is a stay-at-home-working-mom hybrid who balances her time between managing a household and using her editor brain to find all the typos in …


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Trumpcare Hits Children's Hospitals Hard

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Trumpcare Hits Children’s Hospitals Hard
The ACA expanded Medicaid in 31 states that opted to do so, particularly for children that tend to qualify for such coverage in greater numbers than …
Source: Medicaid
Trumpcare Hits Children’s Hospitals Hard
Medicaid
The ACA expanded Medicaid in 31 states that opted to do so, particularly for children that tend to qualify for such coverage in greater numbers than …


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When Does Toe Walking Become Problematic in Children?

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When Does Toe Walking Become Problematic in Children?
According to the Autism Research Institute, toe walking may be a result of a dysfunctional vestibular system, which is quite common in autism.
Source: Autism
When Does Toe Walking Become Problematic in Children?
Autism
According to the Autism Research Institute, toe walking may be a result of a dysfunctional vestibular system, which is quite common in autism.


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Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending

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Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending
“If they have less Medicaid money, something’s going to go away,” said Randy Liepa, superintendent of the Wayne County Regional Education …
Source: Medicaid
Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending
Medicaid
“If they have less Medicaid money, something’s going to go away,” said Randy Liepa, superintendent of the Wayne County Regional Education …


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Seeking a Direct Care Worker for a young adult with Autism

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Seeking a Direct Care Worker for a young adult with Autism
Part-time position providing direct care services in a family-managed care program in Salem NH. This is part-time, approximately 10 hours/week.
Source: Autism
Seeking a Direct Care Worker for a young adult with Autism
Autism
Part-time position providing direct care services in a family-managed care program in Salem NH. This is part-time, approximately 10 hours/week.


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Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending

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Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending
The agency covers about 21,000 children with special needs who are on Medicaid and it helps districts recoup about $30 million annually in …
Source: Special Needs
Schools brace for impact if Congress cuts Medicaid spending
Special Needs
The agency covers about 21,000 children with special needs who are on Medicaid and it helps districts recoup about $30 million annually in …


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town-hall-protesters-mock-death-of-gop-lawmakers-specialneeds-daughter.jpg | Breaking News …

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town-hall-protesters-mock-death-of-gop-lawmakers-specialneeds-daughter.jpg | Breaking News …
… Protesters Mock Death of GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter town-hall-protesters-mock-death-of-gop-lawmakers-specialneeds-daughter.
Source: Special Needs
town-hall-protesters-mock-death-of-gop-lawmakers-specialneeds-daughter.jpg | Breaking News …
Special Needs
… Protesters Mock Death of GOP Lawmaker’s Special Needs Daughter town-hall-protesters-mock-death-of-gop-lawmakers-special-needs-daughter.


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Denver third-grader's perfect penmanship wins him a $1000 national prize

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Denver third-grader’s perfect penmanship wins him a 00 national prize
… ago, they couldn’t have imagined he’d enter the National Handwriting Contest, which has a category that recognizes students with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Denver third-grader’s perfect penmanship wins him a 00 national prize
Special Needs
… ago, they couldn’t have imagined he’d enter the National Handwriting Contest, which has a category that recognizes students with special needs.


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A mother's love Cpl. Kinzalow protects and serves family and community

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A mother’s love Cpl. Kinzalow protects and serves family and community
She said her husband took a Monday-Friday job when their daughter Denise, who has special needs, had open heart surgery two years ago.
Source: Special Needs
A mother’s love Cpl. Kinzalow protects and serves family and community
Special Needs
She said her husband took a Monday-Friday job when their daughter Denise, who has special needs, had open heart surgery two years ago.


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'It's all possible' says N.J. woman bringing swimming to special needs community

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‘It’s all possible’ says N.J. woman bringing swimming to special needs community
TWAAC has a two-fold purpose — training instructors to teach the lessons to accommodate the special needs community and provide a safe place for …
Source: Special Needs
‘It’s all possible’ says N.J. woman bringing swimming to special needs community
Special Needs
TWAAC has a two-fold purpose — training instructors to teach the lessons to accommodate the special needs community and provide a safe place for …


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Healthcare questions

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Healthcare questions
Some states, (not Arizona) chose not to sign on to expand the ACA Medicaid subsidies and coverage available under PPACA. Texas, Florida, Georgia …
Source: Medicaid
Healthcare questions
Medicaid
Some states, (not Arizona) chose not to sign on to expand the ACA Medicaid subsidies and coverage available under PPACA. Texas, Florida, Georgia …


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Autistic student getting diploma

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Autistic student getting diploma
Clyde Adams, right, proudly watches her son, Austin, Friday morning before graduation practice at NISH. Austin, who is autistic, has earned a regular …
Source: Autism
Autistic student getting diploma
Autism
Clyde Adams, right, proudly watches her son, Austin, Friday morning before graduation practice at NISH. Austin, who is autistic, has earned a regular …


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Councillor raises concerns after autistic boy is refused swimming pool access

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Councillor raises concerns after autistic boy is refused swimming pool access
The Head of Leisure and Community Development at Derry City and Strabane District Council, Barry O’Hagan, has promised council officers will …
Source: Autism
Councillor raises concerns after autistic boy is refused swimming pool access
Autism
The Head of Leisure and Community Development at Derry City and Strabane District Council, Barry O’Hagan, has promised council officers will …


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Senate Conservatives Look to Slash Medicaid

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Senate Conservatives Look to Slash Medicaid
Conservative Senate Republicans are weighing faster and steeper cuts to Medicaid that could drop millions of people from coverage and mark the …
Source: Medicaid
Senate Conservatives Look to Slash Medicaid
Medicaid
Conservative Senate Republicans are weighing faster and steeper cuts to Medicaid that could drop millions of people from coverage and mark the …


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Seeking coverage: Local parents say autism bill needed

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Seeking coverage: Local parents say autism bill needed
With time running out on the 2017 legislative calendar, local parents of autistic children are optimistic about a contentious Senate bill that would …
Source: Autism
Seeking coverage: Local parents say autism bill needed
Autism
With time running out on the 2017 legislative calendar, local parents of autistic children are optimistic about a contentious Senate bill that would …


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Gutting Medicaid will harm generations to come

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Gutting Medicaid will harm generations to come
The bill would effectively gut Medicaid, the program that today, thanks to expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), ensures health services for …
Source: Medicaid
Gutting Medicaid will harm generations to come
Medicaid
The bill would effectively gut Medicaid, the program that today, thanks to expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), ensures health services for …


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Health care actions create more questions

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Health care actions create more questions
Harris also expressed worry about the potential changes to Medicaid, especially when it comes to elderly patients. Medicaid is the federal-state …
Source: Medicaid
Health care actions create more questions
Medicaid
Harris also expressed worry about the potential changes to Medicaid, especially when it comes to elderly patients. Medicaid is the federal-state …


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Autism jobs

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Autism jobs
29534 Autism Jobs available on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs.
Source: Autism
Autism jobs
Autism
29534 Autism Jobs available on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs.


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GOP Medicaid Plan: No States Are Winners, But Lots are Fiscal Losers

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GOP Medicaid Plan: No States Are Winners, But Lots are Fiscal Losers
How will the block grant system proposed by Republicans affect Medicaid? A new study finds the impact would vary wildly from state to state, with …
Source: Medicaid
GOP Medicaid Plan: No States Are Winners, But Lots are Fiscal Losers
Medicaid
How will the block grant system proposed by Republicans affect Medicaid? A new study finds the impact would vary wildly from state to state, with …


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Microbiome leader Professor Borody joins researchers at the China Microbiota Transplantation …

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Microbiome leader Professor Borody joins researchers at the China Microbiota Transplantation …
NANJING, CHINA, May 14, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – A future where faecal transplants in China will cure conditions like autism, IBD, arthritis, …
Source: Autism
Microbiome leader Professor Borody joins researchers at the China Microbiota Transplantation …
Autism
NANJING, CHINA, May 14, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – A future where faecal transplants in China will cure conditions like autism, IBD, arthritis, …


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