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Daily Archives: June 4, 2017

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Over 300 people help raise money for Greater Reading Mental Health Alliance

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Over 300 people help raise money for Greater Reading Mental Health Alliance
As Miss Greater Reading 2017, Bachman’s platform is early autism awareness. She said her cousin Jake has a form of autism known as Asperger’s …
Source: Autism
Over 300 people help raise money for Greater Reading Mental Health Alliance
Autism
As Miss Greater Reading 2017, Bachman’s platform is early autism awareness. She said her cousin Jake has a form of autism known as Asperger’s …


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Parks Pit Report: AAA 400 Drive for Autism

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Parks Pit Report: AAA 400 Drive for Autism
To the best of my knowledge, I have never used a wrestling reference in this column. But, considering what Jimmie Johnson has been able to do at the …
Source: Autism
Parks Pit Report: AAA 400 Drive for Autism
Autism
To the best of my knowledge, I have never used a wrestling reference in this column. But, considering what Jimmie Johnson has been able to do at the …


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Autistic boy stabs himself with syringe at Gympie Hospital

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Autistic boy stabs himself with syringe at Gympie Hospital
‘How often is it even emptied? My two-year-old could walk over, push the bin up, stand on top of it and get inside one of those containers.’.
Source: Autism
Autistic boy stabs himself with syringe at Gympie Hospital
Autism
‘How often is it even emptied? My two-year-old could walk over, push the bin up, stand on top of it and get inside one of those containers.’.


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Johnson's latest monster moment: Grabs OT thriller for record 11th Dover NASCAR win

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Johnson’s latest monster moment: Grabs OT thriller for record 11th Dover NASCAR win
Jimmy Johnson celebrates in victory lane after winning the AAA 400 Drive For Autism at Dover International Speedway on Sunday. (Delaware State …
Source: Autism
Johnson’s latest monster moment: Grabs OT thriller for record 11th Dover NASCAR win
Autism
Jimmy Johnson celebrates in victory lane after winning the AAA 400 Drive For Autism at Dover International Speedway on Sunday. (Delaware State …


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Autism.lifetips.com

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Autism.lifetips.com
Never miss Autism.lifetips.com updates: Start reading the news feed of Autism Lifetips right away! This site’s feed is stale or rarely updated (or it might …
Source: Autism
Autism.lifetips.com
Autism
Never miss Autism.lifetips.com updates: Start reading the news feed of Autism Lifetips right away! This site’s feed is stale or rarely updated (or it might …


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'The Ride' raises funds for special needs students (PHOTOS)

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‘The Ride’ raises funds for special needs students (PHOTOS)
DEPTFORD TWP. — The Gloucester County Special Services Education Foundation held its annual cycling event, called “The Ride,” on Saturday.
Source: Special Needs
‘The Ride’ raises funds for special needs students (PHOTOS)
Special Needs
DEPTFORD TWP. — The Gloucester County Special Services Education Foundation held its annual cycling event, called “The Ride,” on Saturday.


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YOUR OPINION: Tenney's budget critique leaves troubling exclusions

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YOUR OPINION: Tenney’s budget critique leaves troubling exclusions
Notably missing from Tenney’s list of objections were the president’s severe cuts to Medicaid and SNAP (Food Stamps). The Press editorial gave …
Source: Medicaid
YOUR OPINION: Tenney’s budget critique leaves troubling exclusions
Medicaid
Notably missing from Tenney’s list of objections were the president’s severe cuts to Medicaid and SNAP (Food Stamps). The Press editorial gave …


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Predicting which Texas insurance carrier might enter Tennessee

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Predicting which Texas insurance carrier might enter Tennessee
Centene does not currently manage Medicaid in Tennessee. But the company’s enrollment increased across its Medicaid and marketplace plans …
Source: Medicaid
Predicting which Texas insurance carrier might enter Tennessee
Medicaid
Centene does not currently manage Medicaid in Tennessee. But the company’s enrollment increased across its Medicaid and marketplace plans …


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Mom inspiring kids with special needs to become entrepreneurs

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Mom inspiring kids with special needs to become entrepreneurs
She’s launched a new business in hopes to inspire kids with special needs to be entrepreneurs. The I am Who I am Foundation is empowering kids …
Source: Special Needs
Mom inspiring kids with special needs to become entrepreneurs
Special Needs
She’s launched a new business in hopes to inspire kids with special needs to be entrepreneurs. The I am Who I am Foundation is empowering kids …


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Business Briefs

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Business Briefs
“Our agency has one staff member that is an adoptee and one staff member was a foster mother that adopted two special needs sons,” Burks said.
Source: Special Needs
Business Briefs
Special Needs
“Our agency has one staff member that is an adoptee and one staff member was a foster mother that adopted two special needs sons,” Burks said.


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Senate GOP Moderates Won't Save Medicaid As We Know It

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Senate GOP Moderates Won’t Save Medicaid As We Know It
Though one-sixth of the U.S. population may not seem like a lot, it equates to about 53.5 million Americans-and some public policy experts are saying …
Source: Medicaid
Senate GOP Moderates Won’t Save Medicaid As We Know It
Medicaid
Though one-sixth of the U.S. population may not seem like a lot, it equates to about 53.5 million Americans-and some public policy experts are saying …


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AAA 400 Drive for Autism starting grid: Starting lineup for NASCAR at Dover

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AAA 400 Drive for Autism starting grid: Starting lineup for NASCAR at Dover
Who will start up front in Sunday’s AAA 400 Drive for Autism? Here’s the starting grid for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover.
Source: Autism
AAA 400 Drive for Autism starting grid: Starting lineup for NASCAR at Dover
Autism
Who will start up front in Sunday’s AAA 400 Drive for Autism? Here’s the starting grid for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover.


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These 12 N.J. workers and officials have been accused of stealing public funds

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These 12 N.J. workers and officials have been accused of stealing public funds
Rabbi Osher Eisemann, 60, is accused of laundering $630,000 in public tuition funds intended to fund special needs education at School for Children …
Source: Special Needs
These 12 N.J. workers and officials have been accused of stealing public funds
Special Needs
Rabbi Osher Eisemann, 60, is accused of laundering $630,000 in public tuition funds intended to fund special needs education at School for Children …


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South Sudan's war leaves disabled, elderly at special risk

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South Sudan’s war leaves disabled, elderly at special risk
In order to increase her mobility, the International Organization for Migration gave her a specialneeds tricycle, but she says the tires keep bursting …
Source: Special Needs
South Sudan’s war leaves disabled, elderly at special risk
Special Needs
In order to increase her mobility, the International Organization for Migration gave her a special-needs tricycle, but she says the tires keep bursting …


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Fishing tournament raises more than $12K for Autism Society of Hawaii

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Fishing tournament raises more than K for Autism Society of Hawaii
Palmer’s boat, “Miss Molly,” was one of 51 boats that day participating in the Angling for Autism Shootout Fishing Tournament on Saturday, put on by …
Source: Autism
Fishing tournament raises more than K for Autism Society of Hawaii
Autism
Palmer’s boat, “Miss Molly,” was one of 51 boats that day participating in the Angling for Autism Shootout Fishing Tournament on Saturday, put on by …


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All young people are stars at special Evening of Dreams event

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All young people are stars at special Evening of Dreams event
He made a special trip up from Los Angeles in April for the tuxedo fitting of the special needs guests. He spent the evening talking with guests, taking …
Source: Special Needs
All young people are stars at special Evening of Dreams event
Special Needs
He made a special trip up from Los Angeles in April for the tuxedo fitting of the special needs guests. He spent the evening talking with guests, taking …


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Iowa dental Medicaid benefits changing on July 1

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Iowa dental Medicaid benefits changing on July 1
A University of Iowa dental student cleans a patient’s teeth in November 2015. Starting July 1, Medicaid enrollees will see changes in the state’s dental …
Source: Medicaid
Iowa dental Medicaid benefits changing on July 1
Medicaid
A University of Iowa dental student cleans a patient’s teeth in November 2015. Starting July 1, Medicaid enrollees will see changes in the state’s dental …


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Bonnet, Glavin pace runners in Autism benefit race

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Bonnet, Glavin pace runners in Autism benefit race
FAIRBANKS — Juan Bonnet captured the overall victory and Calla Glavin led the women’s field on Saturday in the Alaska 5K Walk and Run for Autism …
Source: Autism
Bonnet, Glavin pace runners in Autism benefit race
Autism
FAIRBANKS — Juan Bonnet captured the overall victory and Calla Glavin led the women’s field on Saturday in the Alaska 5K Walk and Run for Autism …


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In sports and in life, Special Olympics gives athletes the confidence to compete

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In sports and in life, Special Olympics gives athletes the confidence to compete
Patrick McMillen, right, tells Ashton Anderson, 9, what she needs to do for the tennis ball throw event May 20 during a Special Olympics practice at …
Source: Special Needs
In sports and in life, Special Olympics gives athletes the confidence to compete
Special Needs
Patrick McMillen, right, tells Ashton Anderson, 9, what she needs to do for the tennis ball throw event May 20 during a Special Olympics practice at …


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Special Needs Night at Defy Gravity

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Special Needs Night at Defy Gravity
Families of children with special needs can enjoy a special jump session the … $6 per hour for each jumper with special needs and immediate family …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Night at Defy Gravity
Special Needs
Families of children with special needs can enjoy a special jump session the … $6 per hour for each jumper with special needs and immediate family …


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Maine would be among first states to impose work requirements, premiums on Medicaid recipients

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Maine would be among first states to impose work requirements, premiums on Medicaid recipients
Maine and Wisconsin would be the first states in the nation to charge monthly Medicaid premiums to people living in extreme poverty and bar them …
Source: Medicaid
Maine would be among first states to impose work requirements, premiums on Medicaid recipients
Medicaid
Maine and Wisconsin would be the first states in the nation to charge monthly Medicaid premiums to people living in extreme poverty and bar them …


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Guest column: Medicaid rally on Tuesday

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Guest column: Medicaid rally on Tuesday
Join us for a rally for Medicaid and the children, seniors, people with disabilities and families who need Medicaid to get by, writes Christine Pisani.
Source: Medicaid
Guest column: Medicaid rally on Tuesday
Medicaid
Join us for a rally for Medicaid and the children, seniors, people with disabilities and families who need Medicaid to get by, writes Christine Pisani.


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OUR VIEW: Translating 'WOW!' to reality with sports complex

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OUR VIEW: Translating ‘WOW!’ to reality with sports complex
… with four-figure seating and all the trimmings); track and field and cross country facilities; 10 soccer fields; a Miracle Field for special needs players; …
Source: Special Needs
OUR VIEW: Translating ‘WOW!’ to reality with sports complex
Special Needs
… with four-figure seating and all the trimmings); track and field and cross country facilities; 10 soccer fields; a Miracle Field for special needs players; …


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Ep. 93: Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Speaks

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Ep. 93: Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Speaks
We have interviews of: Dr. Tom Frazier, new chief science officer for Autism Speaks Dr. David Amaral, research director at the UC Davis MIND Institute.
Source: Autism
Ep. 93: Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Speaks
Autism
We have interviews of: Dr. Tom Frazier, new chief science officer for Autism Speaks Dr. David Amaral, research director at the UC Davis MIND Institute.


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Mother considers adult stem cell treatment for son

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Mother considers adult stem cell treatment for son
The young boy was diagnosed with autism at 2 years old and has undergone extensive occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy …
Source: Autism
Mother considers adult stem cell treatment for son
Autism
The young boy was diagnosed with autism at 2 years old and has undergone extensive occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy …


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Nursing home lobby fears cuts to Medicaid could hurt staffing levels: A Critical Choice

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Nursing home lobby fears cuts to Medicaid could hurt staffing levels: A Critical Choice
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio’s top proponent of nursing homes fears that Gov. John Kasich’s proposed cuts to Medicaid will slice into the facilities’ …
Source: Medicaid
Nursing home lobby fears cuts to Medicaid could hurt staffing levels: A Critical Choice
Medicaid
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio’s top proponent of nursing homes fears that Gov. John Kasich’s proposed cuts to Medicaid will slice into the facilities’ …


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Partnership for a healthy future

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Partnership for a healthy future
Looking at Medicaid expansion, which is currently in New Hampshire, but not in Maine, both organizations have already seen the value of patients …
Source: Medicaid
Partnership for a healthy future
Medicaid
Looking at Medicaid expansion, which is currently in New Hampshire, but not in Maine, both organizations have already seen the value of patients …


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I Am an American: Leone Rohr manages disability center for parents

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I Am an American: Leone Rohr manages disability center for parents
Leone Rohr was devastated when she found out she was to have a second son with autism. She lamented on feelings of doubt and hopelessness, …
Source: Autism
I Am an American: Leone Rohr manages disability center for parents
Autism
Leone Rohr was devastated when she found out she was to have a second son with autism. She lamented on feelings of doubt and hopelessness, …


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Briefly — 6.4.17

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Briefly — 6.4.17
The Pervasive Parenting Center can now provide autism screening to families in eastern Oklahoma, according to a news release from the center.
Source: Autism
Briefly — 6.4.17
Autism
The Pervasive Parenting Center can now provide autism screening to families in eastern Oklahoma, according to a news release from the center.


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Omaha woman will serve time for 2nd six-figure financial crime

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Omaha woman will serve time for 2nd six-figure financial crime
Chandra Wrightsell, 47, admitted that she submitted fraudulent claims to Nebraska Medicaid for mental health and substance abuse services.
Source: Medicaid
Omaha woman will serve time for 2nd six-figure financial crime
Medicaid
Chandra Wrightsell, 47, admitted that she submitted fraudulent claims to Nebraska Medicaid for mental health and substance abuse services.


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