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Daily Archives: August 5, 2017

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Waco: Driving program designed for people with special needs

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Waco: Driving program designed for people with special needs
Its a program Groesbeck resident Penny Zeeman said would benefit her 17-year-old son, Mason, who has autism. “His biggest issue right now is …
Source: Autism
Waco: Driving program designed for people with special needs
Autism
Its a program Groesbeck resident Penny Zeeman said would benefit her 17-year-old son, Mason, who has autism. “His biggest issue right now is …


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Review: 'Standard Deviation' a fun romp of a novel imbued with sadness

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Review: ‘Standard Deviation’ a fun romp of a novel imbued with sadness
Among the quandaries are: a son on the autism spectrum who is having trouble making friends; an ex-wife whose quietude and adultness appeal to …
Source: Autism
Review: ‘Standard Deviation’ a fun romp of a novel imbued with sadness
Autism
Among the quandaries are: a son on the autism spectrum who is having trouble making friends; an ex-wife whose quietude and adultness appeal to …


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Letter: Thank you for defeating Trumpcare

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Letter: Thank you for defeating Trumpcare
As the National Review documented, Republican Speaker Paul Ryan joked about his dream of cutting Medicaid. You know, Medicaid. The program …
Source: Medicaid
Letter: Thank you for defeating Trumpcare
Medicaid
As the National Review documented, Republican Speaker Paul Ryan joked about his dream of cutting Medicaid. You know, Medicaid. The program …


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People & Places Sunday, August 6

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People & Places Sunday, August 6
24: Autism is a developmental disability that impacts an individual’s ability to interact with others and often results in impairment throughout life.
Source: Autism
People & Places Sunday, August 6
Autism
24: Autism is a developmental disability that impacts an individual’s ability to interact with others and often results in impairment throughout life.


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Voice of the People, Aug. 6, 2017

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Voice of the People, Aug. 6, 2017
At no time should any taxpayer dollars such as Medicare and Medicaid be used by a for-profit business. Each of the hospices noted in the article and …
Source: Medicaid
Voice of the People, Aug. 6, 2017
Medicaid
At no time should any taxpayer dollars such as Medicare and Medicaid be used by a for-profit business. Each of the hospices noted in the article and …


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Man With Autism Is Missing: Salisbury Police

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Man With Autism Is Missing: Salisbury Police
SALISBURY, PA – Authorities are asking for help finding a man with autism who has gone missing. Deny Arias was last seen near South Pike Avenue …
Source: Autism
Man With Autism Is Missing: Salisbury Police
Autism
SALISBURY, PA – Authorities are asking for help finding a man with autism who has gone missing. Deny Arias was last seen near South Pike Avenue …


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Music for Autism

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Music for Autism
Music for Autism (M4A) is committed to improving quality of life and raising public awareness through autism-friendly, interactive concerts developed …
Source: Autism
Music for Autism
Autism
Music for Autism (M4A) is committed to improving quality of life and raising public awareness through autism-friendly, interactive concerts developed …


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NY Liberty Special Needs and Autism Awareness Day

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NY Liberty Special Needs and Autism Awareness Day
New York Liberty Special Needs and Autism Awareness Day Madison Square Garden 4 Pennsylvania Plaza New York, NY 10001 Sunday, August …
Source: Autism
NY Liberty Special Needs and Autism Awareness Day
Autism
New York Liberty Special Needs and Autism Awareness Day Madison Square Garden 4 Pennsylvania Plaza New York, NY 10001 Sunday, August …


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Special Interest Club (Ages 6 – 11) – Kidderminster

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Special Interest Club (Ages 6 – 11) – Kidderminster
Join us at our monthly Special Interest Club for children with autism! A chance for children to relax and socialise, with games, hobbies, shared interest, …
Source: Autism
Special Interest Club (Ages 6 – 11) – Kidderminster
Autism
Join us at our monthly Special Interest Club for children with autism! A chance for children to relax and socialise, with games, hobbies, shared interest, …


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Pitt County behavioral health president pleads guilty to involvement in Medicaid scam

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Pitt County behavioral health president pleads guilty to involvement in Medicaid scam
A Pitt County man faces up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty in federal court in Wake County to conspiring to commit Medicaid fraud and …
Source: Medicaid
Pitt County behavioral health president pleads guilty to involvement in Medicaid scam
Medicaid
A Pitt County man faces up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty in federal court in Wake County to conspiring to commit Medicaid fraud and …


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Authorities say missing boy, 6, found dead in retention pond

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Authorities say missing boy, 6, found dead in retention pond
POLK COUNTY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities said a missing 6-year-old special needs boy was found dead in a retention pond behind his home late Friday …
Source: Special Needs
Authorities say missing boy, 6, found dead in retention pond
Special Needs
POLK COUNTY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities said a missing 6-year-old special needs boy was found dead in a retention pond behind his home late Friday …


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Father Builds $51 Million Theme Park for Daughter With Disabilities

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Father Builds Million Theme Park for Daughter With Disabilities
Children with autism, for example, are often a flight risk. That’s why the park offers GPS trackers that show visitors the locations of other people in their …
Source: Autism
Father Builds Million Theme Park for Daughter With Disabilities
Autism
Children with autism, for example, are often a flight risk. That’s why the park offers GPS trackers that show visitors the locations of other people in their …


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Special Needs, Elementary Education and Math Tutor in Valparaiso, IN

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Special Needs, Elementary Education and Math Tutor in Valparaiso, IN
Send a message explaining your needs and Stephanie will reply soon. … I have worked with students in both general education and special education …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs, Elementary Education and Math Tutor in Valparaiso, IN
Special Needs
Send a message explaining your needs and Stephanie will reply soon. … I have worked with students in both general education and special education …


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Local Basketball Academy Is a Slam Dunk for Special Needs Students

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Local Basketball Academy Is a Slam Dunk for Special Needs Students
Each team in the league has a special needs player playing on the same court as regular players. The special needs players run the court, defend …
Source: Special Needs
Local Basketball Academy Is a Slam Dunk for Special Needs Students
Special Needs
Each team in the league has a special needs player playing on the same court as regular players. The special needs players run the court, defend …


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Intel to Discontinue First-Generation Thunderbolt 3 Controllers

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Intel to Discontinue First-Generation Thunderbolt 3 Controllers
If the powerful had a reason to want people to believe vaccines cause autism then we would be sure vaccines cause autism by now. Reply …
Source: Autism
Intel to Discontinue First-Generation Thunderbolt 3 Controllers
Autism
If the powerful had a reason to want people to believe vaccines cause autism then we would be sure vaccines cause autism by now. Reply …


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There's Something 'Special' About This Ramsey Gym

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There’s Something ‘Special‘ About This Ramsey Gym
There’s Something ‘Special’ About This Ramsey Gym … of Russ Van Ness who runs Gifted Fitness , a facility in Ramsey for those with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
There’s Something ‘Special‘ About This Ramsey Gym
Special Needs
There’s Something ‘Special’ About This Ramsey Gym … of Russ Van Ness who runs Gifted Fitness , a facility in Ramsey for those with special needs.


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Special Needs Dentistry

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Special Needs Dentistry
In fact, he is happy to provide this excellent care to those who have special healthcare needs. He believes this is an important aspect of the specialty of …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Dentistry
Special Needs
In fact, he is happy to provide this excellent care to those who have special healthcare needs. He believes this is an important aspect of the specialty of …


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ROAD CLOSURE ALERT: Ocean Avenue, North Boulevard in Belmar/Lake Como Closed on …

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ROAD CLOSURE ALERT: Ocean Avenue, North Boulevard in Belmar/Lake Como Closed on …
BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — The DQ Events Triathlon for Autism on Sunday, August 6, will bring morning road closures to both Belmar and Lake …
Source: Autism
ROAD CLOSURE ALERT: Ocean Avenue, North Boulevard in Belmar/Lake Como Closed on …
Autism
BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — The DQ Events Triathlon for Autism on Sunday, August 6, will bring morning road closures to both Belmar and Lake …


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Struggling families have a new resource

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Struggling families have a new resource
The organization was founded in 1987 by five mothers who each had a special needs child. It was funded by the Department of Developmental …
Source: Special Needs
Struggling families have a new resource
Special Needs
The organization was founded in 1987 by five mothers who each had a special needs child. It was funded by the Department of Developmental …


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AARP to Congress: Let's Work Together on Bipartisan Solutions to Health Care

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AARP to Congress: Let’s Work Together on Bipartisan Solutions to Health Care
“AARP supports strengthening Medicaid, a vital safety net for more than 17.4 million low-income seniors and children and adults with disabilities who …
Source: Medicaid
AARP to Congress: Let’s Work Together on Bipartisan Solutions to Health Care
Medicaid
“AARP supports strengthening Medicaid, a vital safety net for more than 17.4 million low-income seniors and children and adults with disabilities who …


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What's Next for Health Care in Congress: Medicaid, CHIP, and Bipartisan Reform

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What’s Next for Health Care in Congress: Medicaid, CHIP, and Bipartisan Reform
Congress has left D.C. for the summer without passing legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or cut Medicaid. Leadership and …
Source: Medicaid
What’s Next for Health Care in Congress: Medicaid, CHIP, and Bipartisan Reform
Medicaid
Congress has left D.C. for the summer without passing legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or cut Medicaid. Leadership and …


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Cinemas set to show autism friendly screenings of summer blockbusters

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Cinemas set to show autism friendly screenings of summer blockbusters
Two Coventry cinemas are offering autism friendly screenings of summer blockbusters this month. Coventry Showcase Cinema and Odeon have …
Source: Autism
Cinemas set to show autism friendly screenings of summer blockbusters
Autism
Two Coventry cinemas are offering autism friendly screenings of summer blockbusters this month. Coventry Showcase Cinema and Odeon have …


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Jumpstreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Jump

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Jumpstreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Jump
Jumpstreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Jump. When: Saturday, August 5, 2017, 9:00 am – 11:00 am; Location: 1210 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, …
Source: Special Needs
Jumpstreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Jump
Special Needs
Jumpstreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Jump. When: Saturday, August 5, 2017, 9:00 am – 11:00 am; Location: 1210 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, …


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10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart's …

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10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart’s …
“How about totally unrealistic expectations for my child who has autism with things like, ‘Well, she was fine until you showed up (as she was in …
Source: Autism
10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart’s …
Autism
“How about totally unrealistic expectations for my child who has autism with things like, ‘Well, she was fine until you showed up (as she was in …


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10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart's …

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10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart’s …
What child doesn’t, of course, but without a doubt the worst things to deal with is what other people say about my special needs child. I asked parents …
Source: Special Needs
10 Special Needs Moms Share The Worst Thing They Heard About Their Child & Your Heart’s …
Special Needs
What child doesn’t, of course, but without a doubt the worst things to deal with is what other people say about my special needs child. I asked parents …


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EXP W/SPECIAL NEEDS A MUST. POSITION AVAIL THIS FALL

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EXP W/SPECIAL NEEDS A MUST. POSITION AVAIL THIS FALL
We are a family in No Westchester looking for a caretaker with special needs experience to care for our beautiful 8-year-old boy who is low functioning …
Source: Special Needs
EXP W/SPECIAL NEEDS A MUST. POSITION AVAIL THIS FALL
Special Needs
We are a family in No Westchester looking for a caretaker with special needs experience to care for our beautiful 8-year-old boy who is low functioning …


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Trump threat to pull health care subsidies would leave unpaid hospital bills

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Trump threat to pull health care subsidies would leave unpaid hospital bills
In Illinois, more patients shifted to Medicaid — government health care insurance for people with insufficient resources. Illinois Valley Community …
Source: Medicaid
Trump threat to pull health care subsidies would leave unpaid hospital bills
Medicaid
In Illinois, more patients shifted to Medicaid — government health care insurance for people with insufficient resources. Illinois Valley Community …


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An Abundance Of Heart

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An Abundance Of Heart
Now that I have a child starting middle school, I have feelings of anxiety for him, and they can be overwhelming. Sometimes I’m grateful for his autism.
Source: Autism
An Abundance Of Heart
Autism
Now that I have a child starting middle school, I have feelings of anxiety for him, and they can be overwhelming. Sometimes I’m grateful for his autism.


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Why Mittens is the purr-fect pal for autistic Faith (11)

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Why Mittens is the purr-fect pal for autistic Faith (11)
Eleven-year-old Faith Downey suffers from autism and the black and white tomcat has proven to be the ‘purr-fect’ friend for the little girl, who finds it …
Source: Autism
Why Mittens is the purr-fect pal for autistic Faith (11)
Autism
Eleven-year-old Faith Downey suffers from autism and the black and white tomcat has proven to be the ‘purr-fect’ friend for the little girl, who finds it …


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This holiday season, Railways staff to sport outfits designed by Ritu Beri

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This holiday season, Railways staff to sport outfits designed by Ritu Beri
“We work to raise funds for autism and try to create greater awareness in our country. The philosophy of the foundation is to create a magnificent future …
Source: Autism
This holiday season, Railways staff to sport outfits designed by Ritu Beri
Autism
“We work to raise funds for autism and try to create greater awareness in our country. The philosophy of the foundation is to create a magnificent future …


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Why wasn't there Autism 50 years ago?

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Why wasn’t there Autism 50 years ago?
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-real-reasons-autism-rates-are-up-in-the-u-s/ 10 seconds in Google for science and data. Come on dude.
Source: Autism
Why wasn’t there Autism 50 years ago?
Autism
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-real-reasons-autism-rates-are-up-in-the-u-s/ 10 seconds in Google for science and data. Come on dude.


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Indy Explains: How Nevada and the rest of the country fares under the Graham-Cassidy-Heller …

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Indy Explains: How Nevada and the rest of the country fares under the Graham-Cassidy-Heller …
But Heller’s office says that the proposal would result in Nevada receiving more funding for Medicaid than it currently does under the Affordable Care …
Source: Medicaid
Indy Explains: How Nevada and the rest of the country fares under the Graham-Cassidy-Heller …
Medicaid
But Heller’s office says that the proposal would result in Nevada receiving more funding for Medicaid than it currently does under the Affordable Care …


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Happy end to challenging walk for autism

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Happy end to challenging walk for autism
IT was a challenging journey beset with injuries, but four weeks and 500km later, Port Alfred dad Ralph Kirsten and his friend Jakes Oosthuizen …
Source: Autism
Happy end to challenging walk for autism
Autism
IT was a challenging journey beset with injuries, but four weeks and 500km later, Port Alfred dad Ralph Kirsten and his friend Jakes Oosthuizen …


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Special needs Lakeland 6-year-old reported missing

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Special needs Lakeland 6-year-old reported missing
Adam is a specialneeds child and is non-verbal, the Sheriff’s Office said. Judd expressed concern that Adam may have fallen into one of those ponds …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs Lakeland 6-year-old reported missing
Special Needs
Adam is a special-needs child and is non-verbal, the Sheriff’s Office said. Judd expressed concern that Adam may have fallen into one of those ponds …


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Opinion: Next tug of war between parties on health care

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Opinion: Next tug of war between parties on health care
Work requirements serve no purpose – according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, 78 percent of Medicaid recipients are in households where at least …
Source: Medicaid
Opinion: Next tug of war between parties on health care
Medicaid
Work requirements serve no purpose – according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, 78 percent of Medicaid recipients are in households where at least …


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Easter Seals won't restore program

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Easter Seals won’t restore program
If signed into law, the bill would partially reverse hefty cuts to state Medicaid reimbursement rates for therapies for children under 3 years old with …
Source: Medicaid
Easter Seals won’t restore program
Medicaid
If signed into law, the bill would partially reverse hefty cuts to state Medicaid reimbursement rates for therapies for children under 3 years old with …


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