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Daily Archives: July 12, 2017

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Children's visual engagement is heritable and altered in autism

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Children’s visual engagement is heritable and altered in autism
How children visually engage with others in social situations is a heritable behavior that is altered in children with autism, according to a study funded …
Source: Autism
Children’s visual engagement is heritable and altered in autism
Autism
How children visually engage with others in social situations is a heritable behavior that is altered in children with autism, according to a study funded …


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In autism, genes drive eye gaze abnormalities

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In autism, genes drive eye gaze abnormalities
“We have spent years studying the transmission of inherited susceptibility to autism in families, and it now appears that by tracking eye movements in …
Source: Autism
In autism, genes drive eye gaze abnormalities
Autism
“We have spent years studying the transmission of inherited susceptibility to autism in families, and it now appears that by tracking eye movements in …


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Study of How We Look at Faces May Offer Insight Into Autism

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Study of How We Look at Faces May Offer Insight Into Autism
Dr. Nelson, an expert in child development and autism who was an independent reviewer of the study for Nature, said that while autism is known to …
Source: Autism
Study of How We Look at Faces May Offer Insight Into Autism
Autism
Dr. Nelson, an expert in child development and autism who was an independent reviewer of the study for Nature, said that while autism is known to …


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Body of 11-year-old boy with autism found in pond near home

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Body of 11-year-old boy with autism found in pond near home
Bruce Lemon-Curry, who had autism, wandered away from his home about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and his body was found just after 7 a.m. Wednesday in …
Source: Autism
Body of 11-year-old boy with autism found in pond near home
Autism
Bruce Lemon-Curry, who had autism, wandered away from his home about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and his body was found just after 7 a.m. Wednesday in …


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Feds Stop Requiring Bi-Weekly Kansas Reports on Medicaid

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Feds Stop Requiring Bi-Weekly Kansas Reports on Medicaid
Federal officials are no longer requiring Kansas to file bi-weekly reports on a large backlog of applicants for the state’s privatized Medicaid program.
Source: Medicaid
Feds Stop Requiring Bi-Weekly Kansas Reports on Medicaid
Medicaid
Federal officials are no longer requiring Kansas to file bi-weekly reports on a large backlog of applicants for the state’s privatized Medicaid program.


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Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Twins in Marysville, OH

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Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Twins in Marysville, OH
July 12 is a special day for five-year old twins, Landon and Logan of Marysville, Ohio, as Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers delivers their Autism …
Source: Autism
Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Twins in Marysville, OH
Autism
July 12 is a special day for five-year old twins, Landon and Logan of Marysville, Ohio, as Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers delivers their Autism …


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Cleveland mother worried what Medicaid changes will mean for her diabetic daughter: Ohio Matters

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Cleveland mother worried what Medicaid changes will mean for her diabetic daughter: Ohio Matters
Tiffani Keaton is a 45-year-old Cleveland mother whose youngest daughter is diabetic, and who relies on Medicaid coverage to keep her alive.
Source: Medicaid
Cleveland mother worried what Medicaid changes will mean for her diabetic daughter: Ohio Matters
Medicaid
Tiffani Keaton is a 45-year-old Cleveland mother whose youngest daughter is diabetic, and who relies on Medicaid coverage to keep her alive.


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MEDICAID SURVEY: CHILDREN AND YOUTH 0 to 21

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MEDICAID SURVEY: CHILDREN AND YOUTH 0 to 21
Survival Coalition and Family Voices of Wisconsin are interested in your family’s experiences with Medicaid prior authorization as well as your use and …
Source: Medicaid
MEDICAID SURVEY: CHILDREN AND YOUTH 0 to 21
Medicaid
Survival Coalition and Family Voices of Wisconsin are interested in your family’s experiences with Medicaid prior authorization as well as your use and …


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Your view: Cuts to Medicaid unacceptable

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Your view: Cuts to Medicaid unacceptable
None of these services would be possible without Medicaid. Medicaid not only reimburses schools that provide eligible students with health care …
Source: Medicaid
Your view: Cuts to Medicaid unacceptable
Medicaid
None of these services would be possible without Medicaid. Medicaid not only reimburses schools that provide eligible students with health care …


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Recommended Summer Routines for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Recommended Summer Routines for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Summer can be a very challenging time for children with autism spectrum disorder, much more so than for other children. Children with ASD need …
Source: Autism
Recommended Summer Routines for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism
Summer can be a very challenging time for children with autism spectrum disorder, much more so than for other children. Children with ASD need …


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Report: Medicaid Reduces Health Care Access and Recipients May Receive Worse Quality Care

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Report: Medicaid Reduces Health Care Access and Recipients May Receive Worse Quality Care
Medicaid has been shown to reduce access to health care and recipients of the program may receive worse care in comparison to those with private …
Source: Medicaid
Report: Medicaid Reduces Health Care Access and Recipients May Receive Worse Quality Care
Medicaid
Medicaid has been shown to reduce access to health care and recipients of the program may receive worse care in comparison to those with private …


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Virginia family, senator fight for Medicaid coverage

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Virginia family, senator fight for Medicaid coverage
Voyles said without Medicaid her family would go bankrupt trying to keep their little girl alive. She’s joining other parents and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine …
Source: Medicaid
Virginia family, senator fight for Medicaid coverage
Medicaid
Voyles said without Medicaid her family would go bankrupt trying to keep their little girl alive. She’s joining other parents and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine …


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Will Reforming Medicaid Kill People?

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Will Reforming Medicaid Kill People?
A case in point is the left’s doubling down on the accusation that the GOP’s plan to reform Medicaid as part of its Obamacare repeal-and-replace …
Source: Medicaid
Will Reforming Medicaid Kill People?
Medicaid
A case in point is the left’s doubling down on the accusation that the GOP’s plan to reform Medicaid as part of its Obamacare repeal-and-replace …


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NRP seeks changes to revived townhouse project

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NRP seeks changes to revived townhouse project
… 1 3-BR), and three units for those with special needs (1 1-BR, 1 2-BR, 1 3-BR), defined here as recovering victims of domestic violence situations.
Source: Special Needs
NRP seeks changes to revived townhouse project
Special Needs
… 1 3-BR), and three units for those with special needs (1 1-BR, 1 2-BR, 1 3-BR), defined here as recovering victims of domestic violence situations.


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Katie Price to 'hire prostitute' for autistic son

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Katie Price to ‘hire prostitute’ for autistic son
Katie made her confession during a panel discussion on ‘Loose Women’ with author Kathy Lette and her autistic son Jules Robertson, whom she …
Source: Autism
Katie Price to ‘hire prostitute’ for autistic son
Autism
Katie made her confession during a panel discussion on ‘Loose Women’ with author Kathy Lette and her autistic son Jules Robertson, whom she …


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I am Tired of Inspiration Porn

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I am Tired of Inspiration Porn
You are probably not familiar with this term unless you have someone with special needs in your life. But you do know those stories everyone loves to …
Source: Special Needs
I am Tired of Inspiration Porn
Special Needs
You are probably not familiar with this term unless you have someone with special needs in your life. But you do know those stories everyone loves to …


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Pennsylvania House passes last-minute bill that seeks work requirements for Medicaid

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Pennsylvania House passes last-minute bill that seeks work requirements for Medicaid
A last-minute bill that passed the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by a 102-91 vote Tuesday seeks big changes to Medicaid, including …
Source: Medicaid
Pennsylvania House passes last-minute bill that seeks work requirements for Medicaid
Medicaid
A last-minute bill that passed the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by a 102-91 vote Tuesday seeks big changes to Medicaid, including …


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Does Your Website's Design Accommodate Users With Special Needs?

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Does Your Website’s Design Accommodate Users With Special Needs?
Many online users take for granted the features that today’s websites offer. But websites must consider the needs of users with special needs. Website …
Source: Special Needs
Does Your Website’s Design Accommodate Users With Special Needs?
Special Needs
Many online users take for granted the features that today’s websites offer. But websites must consider the needs of users with special needs. Website …


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HEAD TEACHER, MODERATE 5-12, SPECIAL NEEDS job in East Walpole, Massachusetts

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HEAD TEACHER, MODERATE 5-12, SPECIAL NEEDS job in East Walpole, Massachusetts
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …
Source: Special Needs
HEAD TEACHER, MODERATE 5-12, SPECIAL NEEDS job in East Walpole, Massachusetts
Special Needs
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …


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Katie Price admits she has considered hiring a prostitute for autistic son Harvey

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Katie Price admits she has considered hiring a prostitute for autistic son Harvey
Katie Price has opened up to her Loose Women co-stars about how she has considered hiring a prostitute for her son Harvey’s 18th birthday.
Source: Autism
Katie Price admits she has considered hiring a prostitute for autistic son Harvey
Autism
Katie Price has opened up to her Loose Women co-stars about how she has considered hiring a prostitute for her son Harvey’s 18th birthday.


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Public health nurse puts prominence on prevention

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Public health nurse puts prominence on prevention
In that role, Anderson serves on both the Special Needs Team led by Army Community Service, which meets weekly, as well as the Exceptional Family …
Source: Special Needs
Public health nurse puts prominence on prevention
Special Needs
In that role, Anderson serves on both the Special Needs Team led by Army Community Service, which meets weekly, as well as the Exceptional Family …


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Creating an effective trust for your family member with special needs

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Creating an effective trust for your family member with special needs
Like other trusts designed to meet the financial needs of their beneficiaries, a Special Needs Trust is created according to the trust grantor’s wishes.
Source: Special Needs
Creating an effective trust for your family member with special needs
Special Needs
Like other trusts designed to meet the financial needs of their beneficiaries, a Special Needs Trust is created according to the trust grantor’s wishes.


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Autism Pipeline Drugs and Therapeutics H2 2017 by Curemark,Coronis NeuroSciences Ltd …

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Autism Pipeline Drugs and Therapeutics H2 2017 by Curemark,Coronis NeuroSciences Ltd …
Learn details of Autism Pipeline Review H2 2017 which provides pipeline therapeutics and drug development for Autism with dormant and …
Source: Autism
Autism Pipeline Drugs and Therapeutics H2 2017 by Curemark,Coronis NeuroSciences Ltd …
Autism
Learn details of Autism Pipeline Review H2 2017 which provides pipeline therapeutics and drug development for Autism with dormant and …


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TN senators ask state to investigate corporal punishment for students with special needs

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TN senators ask state to investigate corporal punishment for students with special needs
Two state senators are asking the state to take a closer look at how corporal punishment is used on children with disabilities.
Source: Special Needs
TN senators ask state to investigate corporal punishment for students with special needs
Special Needs
Two state senators are asking the state to take a closer look at how corporal punishment is used on children with disabilities.


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Students create skate camp for special needs kids in Livermore

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Students create skate camp for special needs kids in Livermore
We want to give a Better Days shout out to a couple of students at Granada High School in Livermore who started a skate camp for special needs kids.
Source: Special Needs
Students create skate camp for special needs kids in Livermore
Special Needs
We want to give a Better Days shout out to a couple of students at Granada High School in Livermore who started a skate camp for special needs kids.


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Mum posts heartbreaking note telling how none of the 25 invited to her autistic son's birthday …

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Mum posts heartbreaking note telling how none of the 25 invited to her autistic son’s birthday …
AN AUTISTIC boy is set for a dream birthday after his mum’s heartbreaking account of no-one turning up to his last party went viral. Lisa Jackson, 43 …
Source: Autism
Mum posts heartbreaking note telling how none of the 25 invited to her autistic son’s birthday …
Autism
AN AUTISTIC boy is set for a dream birthday after his mum’s heartbreaking account of no-one turning up to his last party went viral. Lisa Jackson, 43 …


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Protect Medicaid funding for Louisiana's kids: Letter

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Protect Medicaid funding for Louisiana’s kids: Letter
As a dentist who serves a largely Medicaid-dependent population in South Louisiana, I’m extremely concerned about what could happen to my …
Source: Medicaid
Protect Medicaid funding for Louisiana’s kids: Letter
Medicaid
As a dentist who serves a largely Medicaid-dependent population in South Louisiana, I’m extremely concerned about what could happen to my …


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Camp Grassick Day set for Sunday

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Camp Grassick Day set for Sunday
Elks Camp Grassick is a North Dakota Elks summer camp for children and adults with various disabilities and special needs. The camp offers six …
Source: Special Needs
Camp Grassick Day set for Sunday
Special Needs
Elks Camp Grassick is a North Dakota Elks summer camp for children and adults with various disabilities and special needs. The camp offers six …


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Medicaid expansion is key to healthier Louisiana: Editorial

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Medicaid expansion is key to healthier Louisiana: Editorial
John Bel Edwards as he, Mayor Mitch Landreau and DHH Secretary Dr. Rebekah Gee mark the one-year anniversary of Medicaid expansion in …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid expansion is key to healthier Louisiana: Editorial
Medicaid
John Bel Edwards as he, Mayor Mitch Landreau and DHH Secretary Dr. Rebekah Gee mark the one-year anniversary of Medicaid expansion in …


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