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Daily Archives: June 7, 2017

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Gladewater Handicapable Rodeo planned for Saturday

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Gladewater Handicapable Rodeo planned for Saturday
GLADEWATER – For the first time, this year’s Gladewater Round Up Rodeo will include a dedicated event for people with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Gladewater Handicapable Rodeo planned for Saturday
Special Needs
GLADEWATER – For the first time, this year’s Gladewater Round Up Rodeo will include a dedicated event for people with special needs.


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Unit 10 Special Needs

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Unit 10 Special Needs
Study online flashcards and notes for Unit 10 Special Needs including agitation: change in physical activity, usually increased activity such as …
Source: Special Needs
Unit 10 Special Needs
Special Needs
Study online flashcards and notes for Unit 10 Special Needs including agitation: change in physical activity, usually increased activity such as …


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UIHC reports improvements in delayed, denied Medicaid payments

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UIHC reports improvements in delayed, denied Medicaid payments
CEDAR FALLS — Officials with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics report “a sizeable amount” of progress has been made over the past two …
Source: Medicaid
UIHC reports improvements in delayed, denied Medicaid payments
Medicaid
CEDAR FALLS — Officials with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics report “a sizeable amount” of progress has been made over the past two …


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How Much Will The GOP's Medicaid Per-Capita Cap Save, If Anything? CBO Refuses To Say

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How Much Will The GOP’s Medicaid Per-Capita Cap Save, If Anything? CBO Refuses To Say
As the debate continues over Republican efforts to replace Obamacare, some of the most apocalyptic rhetoric from the left relates to the GOP’s effort at …
Source: Medicaid
How Much Will The GOP’s Medicaid Per-Capita Cap Save, If Anything? CBO Refuses To Say
Medicaid
As the debate continues over Republican efforts to replace Obamacare, some of the most apocalyptic rhetoric from the left relates to the GOP’s effort at …


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Judge to Illinois comptroller: State must pay Medicaid providers more

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Judge to Illinois comptroller: State must pay Medicaid providers more
A federal judge has ordered that the Illinois Comptroller negotiate with Medicaid providers to ensure they collect their share of Illinois’ $14.9 billion in …
Source: Medicaid
Judge to Illinois comptroller: State must pay Medicaid providers more
Medicaid
A federal judge has ordered that the Illinois Comptroller negotiate with Medicaid providers to ensure they collect their share of Illinois’ $14.9 billion in …


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NPR highlights benefits of FL special needs vouchers

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NPR highlights benefits of FL special needs vouchers
Do special needs vouchers really work for students? Yes. That’s the conclusion of an engaging NPR story about a Florida special needs voucher …
Source: Special Needs
NPR highlights benefits of FL special needs vouchers
Special Needs
Do special needs vouchers really work for students? Yes. That’s the conclusion of an engaging NPR story about a Florida special needs voucher …


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Teens in viral assault video of special needs man arrested

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Teens in viral assault video of special needs man arrested
The Philadelphia Police have identified four teenagers caught on viral video participating in an assault on a man with special needs in Germantown, …
Source: Special Needs
Teens in viral assault video of special needs man arrested
Special Needs
The Philadelphia Police have identified four teenagers caught on viral video participating in an assault on a man with special needs in Germantown, …


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AHCA would end Ohio's Medicaid expansion, threatening coverage for 723000

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AHCA would end Ohio’s Medicaid expansion, threatening coverage for 723000
The health bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last month would effectively end Medicaid expansion by shifting costs to the 32 states that …
Source: Medicaid
AHCA would end Ohio’s Medicaid expansion, threatening coverage for 723000
Medicaid
The health bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last month would effectively end Medicaid expansion by shifting costs to the 32 states that …


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Here's how Nevada's revolutionary 'Medicaid for all' plan would work

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Here’s how Nevada’s revolutionary ‘Medicaid for all’ plan would work
Nevada is flirting with the revolutionary idea of allowing any of its 2.8 million residents to purchase Medicaid, the state-run federal health insurance …
Source: Medicaid
Here’s how Nevada’s revolutionary ‘Medicaid for all’ plan would work
Medicaid
Nevada is flirting with the revolutionary idea of allowing any of its 2.8 million residents to purchase Medicaid, the state-run federal health insurance …


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Wisconsin Submits Request to Drug Test Medicaid Applicants

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Wisconsin Submits Request to Drug Test Medicaid Applicants
Wisconsin has submitted a request to the federal government asking to become the first state in the country to drug test applicants for Medicaid.
Source: Medicaid
Wisconsin Submits Request to Drug Test Medicaid Applicants
Medicaid
Wisconsin has submitted a request to the federal government asking to become the first state in the country to drug test applicants for Medicaid.


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Special children need special docs

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Special children need special docs
W hen a child has compromised health issues, is nonverbal or has limited communication skills it’s imperative to have a physician you can trust.
Source: Special Needs
Special children need special docs
Special Needs
W hen a child has compromised health issues, is nonverbal or has limited communication skills it’s imperative to have a physician you can trust.


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Disability advocates fear impact of Medicaid cuts

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Disability advocates fear impact of Medicaid cuts
Under the AHCA, Medicaid dollars to states would be cut by about $834 billion over 10 years, which could disproportionately impact the elderly and …
Source: Medicaid
Disability advocates fear impact of Medicaid cuts
Medicaid
Under the AHCA, Medicaid dollars to states would be cut by about $834 billion over 10 years, which could disproportionately impact the elderly and …


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2017 Torch Run for Special Olympics Underway

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2017 Torch Run for Special Olympics Underway
Special Olympics Illinois provides for a variety of competitions in which those with special needs take part. It’s also an opportunity for the athletes to …
Source: Special Needs
2017 Torch Run for Special Olympics Underway
Special Needs
Special Olympics Illinois provides for a variety of competitions in which those with special needs take part. It’s also an opportunity for the athletes to …


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Here's what Trump's team gets radically wrong about Medicaid

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Here’s what Trump’s team gets radically wrong about Medicaid
This description will sound hollow to millions of middle-class families whose elderly and disabled relatives depend on Medicaid to provide long-term …
Source: Medicaid
Here’s what Trump’s team gets radically wrong about Medicaid
Medicaid
This description will sound hollow to millions of middle-class families whose elderly and disabled relatives depend on Medicaid to provide long-term …


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Our mortarboards are off to this hero special needs mom

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Our mortarboards are off to this hero special needs mom
As mothers, when we launch our children into the world we may sometimes feel quite vulnerable. It can be hard to discover the ways to best engage a …
Source: Special Needs
Our mortarboards are off to this hero special needs mom
Special Needs
As mothers, when we launch our children into the world we may sometimes feel quite vulnerable. It can be hard to discover the ways to best engage a …


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Rigby turns down donation to special needs playground

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Rigby turns down donation to special needs playground
Two weeks after Mikelle Bronson, PTO president of Midway Elementary School, asked the Rigby City Council for donations toward a new special …
Source: Special Needs
Rigby turns down donation to special needs playground
Special Needs
Two weeks after Mikelle Bronson, PTO president of Midway Elementary School, asked the Rigby City Council for donations toward a new special …


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'Every Boy and Girl Loves To Kick A Ball'

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‘Every Boy and Girl Loves To Kick A Ball’
None of that changes for children who have special needs, like autism, Down’s syndrome, cerebral palsy, sensory processing disorder, attention deficit …
Source: Special Needs
‘Every Boy and Girl Loves To Kick A Ball’
Special Needs
None of that changes for children who have special needs, like autism, Down’s syndrome, cerebral palsy, sensory processing disorder, attention deficit …


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Rural Health Report

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Rural Health Report
Medicaid is a vital source of health coverage nationwide, but the program’s role is even more pronounced in small towns and rural areas. Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Rural Health Report
Medicaid
Medicaid is a vital source of health coverage nationwide, but the program’s role is even more pronounced in small towns and rural areas. Medicaid …


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The Trump Administration's Assault On Medicaid

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The Trump Administration’s Assault On Medicaid
Pills 0607wrp opt Variations on a common tablet design. (Photo: Ragesoss)The just-released Trump fiscal-2018 budget proposal is devastating news …
Source: Medicaid
The Trump Administration’s Assault On Medicaid
Medicaid
Pills 0607wrp opt Variations on a common tablet design. (Photo: Ragesoss)The just-released Trump fiscal-2018 budget proposal is devastating news …


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Study: Arkansas Tops Nation for Percentage of Rural Children on Medicaid

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Study: Arkansas Tops Nation for Percentage of Rural Children on Medicaid
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Almost two-thirds of children in Arkansas’s small towns and rural areas receive health care coverage through Medicaid, …
Source: Medicaid
Study: Arkansas Tops Nation for Percentage of Rural Children on Medicaid
Medicaid
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Almost two-thirds of children in Arkansas’s small towns and rural areas receive health care coverage through Medicaid, …


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Should Everyone Be Able To Join Medicaid? Why Not?

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Should Everyone Be Able To Join Medicaid? Why Not?
From the earliest days of Obamacare, a great many Democrats and others on the left have wanted a “public option.” At least one plan offered in the …
Source: Medicaid
Should Everyone Be Able To Join Medicaid? Why Not?
Medicaid
From the earliest days of Obamacare, a great many Democrats and others on the left have wanted a “public option.” At least one plan offered in the …


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NJ bill for Medicaid would soar by $810M under Trump Obamacare repeal

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NJ bill for Medicaid would soar by 0M under Trump Obamacare repeal
And those who lose their Medicaid benefits won’t be able to find affordable insurance because the Republican bill also reduces the subsidies that hold …
Source: Medicaid
NJ bill for Medicaid would soar by 0M under Trump Obamacare repeal
Medicaid
And those who lose their Medicaid benefits won’t be able to find affordable insurance because the Republican bill also reduces the subsidies that hold …


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Keeping the torch lit: Sheriff's Office marks record participation

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Keeping the torch lit: Sheriff’s Office marks record participation
“We have a great deal of contact with families with special needs and it is our way of raising funds for an event that the athletes look towards with …
Source: Special Needs
Keeping the torch lit: Sheriff’s Office marks record participation
Special Needs
“We have a great deal of contact with families with special needs and it is our way of raising funds for an event that the athletes look towards with …


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Westby school administration needs to stop finger pointing, start problem solving

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Westby school administration needs to stop finger pointing, start problem solving
The Bauman report supported Stoker’s frustration over the lack of directives on how to deal with special needs students was understandable and once …
Source: Special Needs
Westby school administration needs to stop finger pointing, start problem solving
Special Needs
The Bauman report supported Stoker’s frustration over the lack of directives on how to deal with special needs students was understandable and once …


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Special Interests Obscure Truth That Expanding Medicaid Makes Disabled Americans Suffer

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Special Interests Obscure Truth That Expanding Medicaid Makes Disabled Americans Suffer
And states have done just that: Illinois cut medication funding for special needs-children on the same day it voted to expand Medicaid under …
Source: Special Needs
Special Interests Obscure Truth That Expanding Medicaid Makes Disabled Americans Suffer
Special Needs
And states have done just that: Illinois cut medication funding for special needs-children on the same day it voted to expand Medicaid under …


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Autism Charity Hits Out At Expulsion Of Child From Westmeath School

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Autism Charity Hits Out At Expulsion Of Child From Westmeath School
A charity says that a Westmeath school didn’t try hard enough to find alternatives to expelling a five year old boy with autism. Irish Autism Action claims …
Source: Autism
Autism Charity Hits Out At Expulsion Of Child From Westmeath School
Autism
A charity says that a Westmeath school didn’t try hard enough to find alternatives to expelling a five year old boy with autism. Irish Autism Action claims …


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Autism center to attend Stephen Foster Story

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Autism center to attend Stephen Foster Story
Members of the Working the Puzzle for Autism Inc. Center will be attending the special needs performance of the Stephen Foster Story, sponsored by …
Source: Autism
Autism center to attend Stephen Foster Story
Autism
Members of the Working the Puzzle for Autism Inc. Center will be attending the special needs performance of the Stephen Foster Story, sponsored by …


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Tracie Schmolt's Fundraiser

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Tracie Schmolt’s Fundraiser
CJ Haines (Good) wrote – SUPPORT those living the AUTISM journey TODAY. Right HERE, right NOW! It’s your community, your friends, your …
Source: Autism
Tracie Schmolt’s Fundraiser
Autism
CJ Haines (Good) wrote – SUPPORT those living the AUTISM journey TODAY. Right HERE, right NOW! It’s your community, your friends, your …


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The Therapeutic Effects of Gardening in the Life of an Autistic Individual

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The Therapeutic Effects of Gardening in the Life of an Autistic Individual
Ever wondered if there could be a relationship between gardening and autism? Meet Kim and her 7-year-old son, Arthur, who is diagnosed with …
Source: Autism
The Therapeutic Effects of Gardening in the Life of an Autistic Individual
Autism
Ever wondered if there could be a relationship between gardening and autism? Meet Kim and her 7-year-old son, Arthur, who is diagnosed with …


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Police: Boy with autism ran from home, located safe in wooded area

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Police: Boy with autism ran from home, located safe in wooded area
She told dispatchers the teen, who has autism, became angry with her that morning and ran from his home, which sits near the northern edge of the …
Source: Autism
Police: Boy with autism ran from home, located safe in wooded area
Autism
She told dispatchers the teen, who has autism, became angry with her that morning and ran from his home, which sits near the northern edge of the …


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The GFCF Diet Intervention Autism Diet

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The GFCF Diet Intervention Autism Diet
The GFCF Diet Intervention Autism Diet. Parent surveys done by The Autism Research Institute list the GFCF Diet as one of the most Successful…
Source: Autism
The GFCF Diet Intervention Autism Diet
Autism
The GFCF Diet Intervention Autism Diet. Parent surveys done by The Autism Research Institute list the GFCF Diet as one of the most Successful…


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Samantha Gurrey: Art is a therapeutic tool but it can also give everyone a voice in our society

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Samantha Gurrey: Art is a therapeutic tool but it can also give everyone a voice in our society
The Autism Friendly Award is distributed by the National Autistic Society … that Macrobert Arts Centre offers for individuals with autism through NAS.
Source: Autism
Samantha Gurrey: Art is a therapeutic tool but it can also give everyone a voice in our society
Autism
The Autism Friendly Award is distributed by the National Autistic Society … that Macrobert Arts Centre offers for individuals with autism through NAS.


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Help Needed To Locate $4000 Stolen From Autism Walk Ottawa Donations Last Weekend

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Help Needed To Locate 00 Stolen From Autism Walk Ottawa Donations Last Weekend
Can you believe that over $4000 in donations was STOLEN from the Autism Speaks OttawaWalk last weekend? Your h…
Source: Autism
Help Needed To Locate 00 Stolen From Autism Walk Ottawa Donations Last Weekend
Autism
Can you believe that over $4000 in donations was STOLEN from the Autism Speaks OttawaWalk last weekend? Your h…


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'A Little Sparkle' autism support network for girls

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‘A Little Sparkle’ autism support network for girls
After being diagnosed with autism in childhood, Daisy Cox start the charity in hopes of making a difference. Click here for more.
Source: Autism
‘A Little Sparkle’ autism support network for girls
Autism
After being diagnosed with autism in childhood, Daisy Cox start the charity in hopes of making a difference. Click here for more.


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