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Daily Archives: June 16, 2017

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Fever During Pregnancy May Increase Autism Odds

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Fever During Pregnancy May Increase Autism Odds
The odds of a child developing autism increased 34 percent in women who came down with a fever at any time during pregnancy. The risk was …
Source: Autism
Fever During Pregnancy May Increase Autism Odds
Autism
The odds of a child developing autism increased 34 percent in women who came down with a fever at any time during pregnancy. The risk was …


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Nest Autism Program Takes Flight in New York

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Nest Autism Program Takes Flight in New York
The initiative to improve education for children with autism in New York City has been handed to key activists in order to implement quality learning for …
Source: Autism
Nest Autism Program Takes Flight in New York
Autism
The initiative to improve education for children with autism in New York City has been handed to key activists in order to implement quality learning for …


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SC Medicaid to offer free smoking cessation meds to beneficiaries

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SC Medicaid to offer free smoking cessation meds to beneficiaries
The state Department of Health and Human Services on July 1 will begin offering free smoking cessation medications to Medicaid beneficiaries who …
Source: Medicaid
SC Medicaid to offer free smoking cessation meds to beneficiaries
Medicaid
The state Department of Health and Human Services on July 1 will begin offering free smoking cessation medications to Medicaid beneficiaries who …


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Autism School Melmark New England Dedicates Site To Red Sox' Larry Cancro

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Autism School Melmark New England Dedicates Site To Red Sox’ Larry Cancro
Autism school Melmark New England honored Red Sox Senior VP/Fenway Concerts & Entertainment LARRY CANCRO and his wife, LUISE , last …
Source: Autism
Autism School Melmark New England Dedicates Site To Red Sox’ Larry Cancro
Autism
Autism school Melmark New England honored Red Sox Senior VP/Fenway Concerts & Entertainment LARRY CANCRO and his wife, LUISE , last …


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Why autistic people won't look others in the eye: Doing so causes sufferers stress and makes them …

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Why autistic people won’t look others in the eye: Doing so causes sufferers stress and makes them …
But now researchers have used brain scans of autistic patients to back up their complaints that eye contact is stressful and uncomfortable for them.
Source: Autism
Why autistic people won’t look others in the eye: Doing so causes sufferers stress and makes them …
Autism
But now researchers have used brain scans of autistic patients to back up their complaints that eye contact is stressful and uncomfortable for them.


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The Brain on the Bard: How Shakespeare Impacts Children With Autism

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The Brain on the Bard: How Shakespeare Impacts Children With Autism
Ohio State University is conducting an ongoing study of how Shakespeare affects children on the autism spectrum.
Source: Autism
The Brain on the Bard: How Shakespeare Impacts Children With Autism
Autism
Ohio State University is conducting an ongoing study of how Shakespeare affects children on the autism spectrum.


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Letter: Keep Medicaid strong and keep kids covered

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Letter: Keep Medicaid strong and keep kids covered
Medicaid covers children from low-income families and children with special health care needs. It’s a lifeline program for 61,525 children in North …
Source: Medicaid
Letter: Keep Medicaid strong and keep kids covered
Medicaid
Medicaid covers children from low-income families and children with special health care needs. It’s a lifeline program for 61,525 children in North …


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West Virginia One of States Most at Risk for Changes to Medicaid

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West Virginia One of States Most at Risk for Changes to Medicaid
Right now, Medicaid is a shared state/federal program with no caps on spending. The House bill would do away with that open-ended arrangement …
Source: Medicaid
West Virginia One of States Most at Risk for Changes to Medicaid
Medicaid
Right now, Medicaid is a shared state/federal program with no caps on spending. The House bill would do away with that open-ended arrangement …


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Changes to Medicaid Leave Wisconsin Behind

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Changes to Medicaid Leave Wisconsin Behind
Without so much as a single public hearing, Congress is close to approving huge changes to Medicaid that substantially reduce spending and …
Source: Medicaid
Changes to Medicaid Leave Wisconsin Behind
Medicaid
Without so much as a single public hearing, Congress is close to approving huge changes to Medicaid that substantially reduce spending and …


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Center for Autism and Related Disorders Teams Up with the Sacramento River Cats for Autism Night

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Center for Autism and Related Disorders Teams Up with the Sacramento River Cats for Autism Night
Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) in conjunction with Minor League Baseball team Sacramento River Cats will host Autism Night as …
Source: Autism
Center for Autism and Related Disorders Teams Up with the Sacramento River Cats for Autism Night
Autism
Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) in conjunction with Minor League Baseball team Sacramento River Cats will host Autism Night as …


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The iMums Favorite Reviewed Apps for Autism

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The iMums Favorite Reviewed Apps for Autism
Many children with Autism respond really well to electronics, and iPads can be a very useful tool for them.
Source: Autism
The iMums Favorite Reviewed Apps for Autism
Autism
Many children with Autism respond really well to electronics, and iPads can be a very useful tool for them.


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7 Practical Tips to Overcoming Addiction for those on the Autism Spectrum

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7 Practical Tips to Overcoming Addiction for those on the Autism Spectrum
Ron Sandison gives advice to those on the autism spectrum who want to overcome addiction.
Source: Autism
7 Practical Tips to Overcoming Addiction for those on the Autism Spectrum
Autism
Ron Sandison gives advice to those on the autism spectrum who want to overcome addiction.


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Autism Institute Celebrates First Class of Project SEARCH Graduates

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Autism Institute Celebrates First Class of Project SEARCH Graduates
The program, which is part of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute’s Transition Pathways initiative, pairs young adults with autism with work sites in an effort …
Source: Autism
Autism Institute Celebrates First Class of Project SEARCH Graduates
Autism
The program, which is part of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute’s Transition Pathways initiative, pairs young adults with autism with work sites in an effort …


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Mercy sees Medicaid redesign boost to community health

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Mercy sees Medicaid redesign boost to community health
It is these factors among MassHealth’s population, the state’s Medicaid health … The Mercy ACO Medicaid partnership will have some 32,000 patients, …
Source: Medicaid
Mercy sees Medicaid redesign boost to community health
Medicaid
It is these factors among MassHealth’s population, the state’s Medicaid health … The Mercy ACO Medicaid partnership will have some 32,000 patients, …


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Medicaid for All, not ACA repeal

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Medicaid for All, not ACA repeal
Medicaid is an essential part of our economy, providing access to health care for over 200,000 of us, about 1 of every 5 people in Montana. Healthcare …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid for All, not ACA repeal
Medicaid
Medicaid is an essential part of our economy, providing access to health care for over 200,000 of us, about 1 of every 5 people in Montana. Healthcare …


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Annual “Eagles for Autism” dice run set for Saturday

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Annual “Eagles for Autism” dice run set for Saturday
The idea behind it was to help local families and agencies defer some of the expenses incurred with the care and special needs of autistic children.
Source: Special Needs
Annual “Eagles for Autism” dice run set for Saturday
Special Needs
The idea behind it was to help local families and agencies defer some of the expenses incurred with the care and special needs of autistic children.


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Zach Coble: Medicaid cuts threaten disabled lives and freedom

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Zach Coble: Medicaid cuts threaten disabled lives and freedom
ALTCS is consistently rated as one of the best Medicaid programs in the country at providing supports in the community rather than an institution like a …
Source: Medicaid
Zach Coble: Medicaid cuts threaten disabled lives and freedom
Medicaid
ALTCS is consistently rated as one of the best Medicaid programs in the country at providing supports in the community rather than an institution like a …


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CVS Health's Moriarty: Pharmacy services, clinics can cut Medicaid costs, improve outcomes

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CVS Health’s Moriarty: Pharmacy services, clinics can cut Medicaid costs, improve outcomes
At a recent POLITICO Pro briefing on Medicaid, CVS Health chief policy and external affairs officer Tom Moriarty discussed the important role that …
Source: Medicaid
CVS Health’s Moriarty: Pharmacy services, clinics can cut Medicaid costs, improve outcomes
Medicaid
At a recent POLITICO Pro briefing on Medicaid, CVS Health chief policy and external affairs officer Tom Moriarty discussed the important role that …


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Advocacy Groups Warn Cruz And Cornyn About Medicaid Cuts In Bill To Repeal Obamacare

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Advocacy Groups Warn Cruz And Cornyn About Medicaid Cuts In Bill To Repeal Obamacare
The groups worry Medicaid per capita caps could be carried over from the House bill, known as the American Health Care Act. For simplicity’s sake, …
Source: Medicaid
Advocacy Groups Warn Cruz And Cornyn About Medicaid Cuts In Bill To Repeal Obamacare
Medicaid
The groups worry Medicaid per capita caps could be carried over from the House bill, known as the American Health Care Act. For simplicity’s sake, …


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As Costs Mount, States Warily Eye Changes to Medicaid in GOP Health Plan

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As Costs Mount, States Warily Eye Changes to Medicaid in GOP Health Plan
Medicaid, the program providing health care to 72 million low-income and disabled people, consumed 29 percent of all state general fund dollars in …
Source: Medicaid
As Costs Mount, States Warily Eye Changes to Medicaid in GOP Health Plan
Medicaid
Medicaid, the program providing health care to 72 million low-income and disabled people, consumed 29 percent of all state general fund dollars in …


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Hurricane shelter ready for people with special needs

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Hurricane shelter ready for people with special needs
The Public Safety Department for St. Lucie County wants to make sure everyone is prepared, especially those with special needs. A mock hurricane …
Source: Special Needs
Hurricane shelter ready for people with special needs
Special Needs
The Public Safety Department for St. Lucie County wants to make sure everyone is prepared, especially those with special needs. A mock hurricane …


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Police: Florida man who stole $100K found in South Carolina

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Police: Florida man who stole 0K found in South Carolina
Hurricane shelter ready for people with special needs. … Lucie County wants to make sure everyone is prepared, especially those with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Police: Florida man who stole 0K found in South Carolina
Special Needs
Hurricane shelter ready for people with special needs. … Lucie County wants to make sure everyone is prepared, especially those with special needs.


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Tanzania: Government to Build Two Schools for Children With Special Needs

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Tanzania: Government to Build Two Schools for Children With Special Needs
Dar es Salaam — This was revealed by minister for education science, technology and vocational training Professor Joyce Ndalichako, when she was …
Source: Special Needs
Tanzania: Government to Build Two Schools for Children With Special Needs
Special Needs
Dar es Salaam — This was revealed by minister for education science, technology and vocational training Professor Joyce Ndalichako, when she was …


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Special Needs Boarding

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Special Needs Boarding
Private Luxury Boarding includes: Two 30-minute individual hikes on a private 30 acre ranch each day; One 60 minute off-leash playtime session in …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Boarding
Special Needs
Private Luxury Boarding includes: Two 30-minute individual hikes on a private 30 acre ranch each day; One 60 minute off-leash playtime session in …


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