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Daily Archives: September 9, 2017

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'She put toys in the microwave and set the kitchen on fire' – Terrified Irish mum of autistic child in …

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‘She put toys in the microwave and set the kitchen on fire’ – Terrified Irish mum of autistic child in …
A young mum whose autistic daughter set her kitchen on fire has pleaded: “I can’t cope, I need support.” Maryjane Maguire’s six-year-old Mary Kate …
Source: Autism
‘She put toys in the microwave and set the kitchen on fire’ – Terrified Irish mum of autistic child in …
Autism
A young mum whose autistic daughter set her kitchen on fire has pleaded: “I can’t cope, I need support.” Maryjane Maguire’s six-year-old Mary Kate …


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Fred Lee's Social Network: Angling for autism dollars, pitching healthier food to kids

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Fred Lee’s Social Network: Angling for autism dollars, pitching healthier food to kids
Jen Traub, Jen Zimmerman and Christina Lara came out to cheer on fishers. The three-day event netted $800,000 for the Canucks Autism Network.
Source: Autism
Fred Lee’s Social Network: Angling for autism dollars, pitching healthier food to kids
Autism
Jen Traub, Jen Zimmerman and Christina Lara came out to cheer on fishers. The three-day event netted $800,000 for the Canucks Autism Network.


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Melissa Miles, Speech Path LLC, long-time advocate and educator

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Melissa Miles, Speech Path LLC, long-time advocate and educator
Melissa has extensive knowledge and experience in a variety of neurological disorders, autism spectrum, voice disorders, and mentally challenged …
Source: Autism
Melissa Miles, Speech Path LLC, long-time advocate and educator
Autism
Melissa has extensive knowledge and experience in a variety of neurological disorders, autism spectrum, voice disorders, and mentally challenged …


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McHenry tenants evicted after late payments, animal control complaints

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McHenry tenants evicted after late payments, animal control complaints
… in McHenry, and had been renting the town house to Doreen and Jason Paddock, who have three children with autism and numerous animals.
Source: Autism
McHenry tenants evicted after late payments, animal control complaints
Autism
… in McHenry, and had been renting the town house to Doreen and Jason Paddock, who have three children with autism and numerous animals.


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Massive search for boy with autism ends tragically with body found in pond

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Massive search for boy with autism ends tragically with body found in pond
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – More than 125 first responders joined neighbors in a massive search for five-year-old Andrew Khyang Saturday afternoon …
Source: Autism
Massive search for boy with autism ends tragically with body found in pond
Autism
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – More than 125 first responders joined neighbors in a massive search for five-year-old Andrew Khyang Saturday afternoon …


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East Hills shoppers benefit charities

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East Hills shoppers benefit charities
… Hillcrest Transitional Housing, Northwest Missouri Children’s Advocacy Center, Autism Alliance of Northwest Missouri, Friends of the Animal Shelter, …
Source: Autism
East Hills shoppers benefit charities
Autism
… Hillcrest Transitional Housing, Northwest Missouri Children’s Advocacy Center, Autism Alliance of Northwest Missouri, Friends of the Animal Shelter, …


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(Ribbon & Heart) Puzzle Lapel Tac Pins

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(Ribbon & Heart) Puzzle Lapel Tac Pins
2 AUTISM AWARENESS LAPEL TAC PINS. ONE RIBBON (Silver Tone) & ONE HEART SHAPE (Gold Tone). | eBay!
Source: Autism
(Ribbon & Heart) Puzzle Lapel Tac Pins
Autism
2 AUTISM AWARENESS LAPEL TAC PINS. ONE RIBBON (Silver Tone) & ONE HEART SHAPE (Gold Tone). | eBay!


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Hurricane Irma: Here's what Jupiter needs to know on Saturday

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Hurricane Irma: Here’s what Jupiter needs to know on Saturday
Hurricane Irma: Here’s what Jupiter needs to know on Saturday … Special needs and pet-friendly shelters are also available in the County, but require …
Source: Special Needs
Hurricane Irma: Here’s what Jupiter needs to know on Saturday
Special Needs
Hurricane Irma: Here’s what Jupiter needs to know on Saturday … Special needs and pet-friendly shelters are also available in the County, but require …


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Up to 3000 evacuees and rising at Hillsborough County shelters as Irma approaches

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Up to 3000 evacuees and rising at Hillsborough County shelters as Irma approaches
There are already 183 people with special needs and disabilities at special needs shelters in the county, Merrill said. Cook said the county has …
Source: Special Needs
Up to 3000 evacuees and rising at Hillsborough County shelters as Irma approaches
Special Needs
There are already 183 people with special needs and disabilities at special needs shelters in the county, Merrill said. Cook said the county has …


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Pride of Reading: Club has revolutionised weekends for children with autism and special needs

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Pride of Reading: Club has revolutionised weekends for children with autism and special needs
“My children are both autistic and love this group, and weekends have been revolutionised by having a club they fit into and are accepted by.
Source: Autism
Pride of Reading: Club has revolutionised weekends for children with autism and special needs
Autism
“My children are both autistic and love this group, and weekends have been revolutionised by having a club they fit into and are accepted by.


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The more we listen, the more we understand

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The more we listen, the more we understand
Emma and I have some familiarity with Asperger’s, a form of autism, since our step-grandaughter, Ava, has it. We are so proud of the way she handles …
Source: Autism
The more we listen, the more we understand
Autism
Emma and I have some familiarity with Asperger’s, a form of autism, since our step-grandaughter, Ava, has it. We are so proud of the way she handles …


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Call the health care tax what it is – a tax: Editorial

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Call the health care tax what it is – a tax: Editorial
Legislators weren’t shy about using the word “tax” earlier this year as they grappled with how to fund Oregon’s Medicaid program. In committee …
Source: Medicaid
Call the health care tax what it is – a tax: Editorial
Medicaid
Legislators weren’t shy about using the word “tax” earlier this year as they grappled with how to fund Oregon’s Medicaid program. In committee …


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LETTER: In support of Special Needs Plans

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LETTER: In support of Special Needs Plans
In support of Special Needs Plans. It is important to me that all seniors, especially those with chronic conditionsn like myself, are aware of their option …
Source: Special Needs
LETTER: In support of Special Needs Plans
Special Needs
In support of Special Needs Plans. It is important to me that all seniors, especially those with chronic conditionsn like myself, are aware of their option …


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Group helping employ those with autism to expand to Bismarck

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Group helping employ those with autism to expand to Bismarck
A Fargo-based nonprofit that aims to find meaningful careers for people on the autism spectrum is looking to expand to Bismarck. The Bismarck …
Source: Autism
Group helping employ those with autism to expand to Bismarck
Autism
A Fargo-based nonprofit that aims to find meaningful careers for people on the autism spectrum is looking to expand to Bismarck. The Bismarck …


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Respite Autism Project

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Respite Autism Project
Respite Autism Project. 9 Frogtown Road, Akwesasne Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.. Phone: 518-358-4254. This program uses a combination of …
Source: Autism
Respite Autism Project
Autism
Respite Autism Project. 9 Frogtown Road, Akwesasne Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.. Phone: 518-358-4254. This program uses a combination of …


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Fairfax Special Needs Lawyer on Disabilities, Discrimination, and the Law

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Fairfax Special Needs Lawyer on Disabilities, Discrimination, and the Law
Fairfax special needs lawyer Sheri Abrams discusses the legal rights of people with disabilities when it comes to discrimination and the law.
Source: Special Needs
Fairfax Special Needs Lawyer on Disabilities, Discrimination, and the Law
Special Needs
Fairfax special needs lawyer Sheri Abrams discusses the legal rights of people with disabilities when it comes to discrimination and the law.


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Taking folic acid during pregnancy may slash risk of autism in kids

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Taking folic acid during pregnancy may slash risk of autism in kids
“Folic acid intake below the median and exposure to pesticides was associated with higher risk of autism than either low intake or exposure alone,” …
Source: Autism
Taking folic acid during pregnancy may slash risk of autism in kids
Autism
“Folic acid intake below the median and exposure to pesticides was associated with higher risk of autism than either low intake or exposure alone,” …


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Pharmacy reimbursement: Revised reprocessing schedule

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Pharmacy reimbursement: Revised reprocessing schedule
The Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) has heard pharmacy providers’ concerns and adjusted the claims reprocessing schedule originally noted …
Source: Medicaid
Pharmacy reimbursement: Revised reprocessing schedule
Medicaid
The Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) has heard pharmacy providers’ concerns and adjusted the claims reprocessing schedule originally noted …


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FBISD program seeks to further integrate special ed students

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FBISD program seeks to further integrate special ed students
Fort Bend ISD plans to continue a program implemented last year that uses teaching teams to integrate special needs students into general education …
Source: Special Needs
FBISD program seeks to further integrate special ed students
Special Needs
Fort Bend ISD plans to continue a program implemented last year that uses teaching teams to integrate special needs students into general education …


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Empowering students with special needs

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Empowering students with special needs
To engage all learners including those with special needs our government needs to be able to harness the power of technology. Last year, the …
Source: Special Needs
Empowering students with special needs
Special Needs
To engage all learners including those with special needs our government needs to be able to harness the power of technology. Last year, the …


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My son has a rare form of autism that cruelly reversed his development. Learning to surf helped …

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My son has a rare form of autism that cruelly reversed his development. Learning to surf helped …
A long journey took us to Yale University where our son was diagnosed with a rare form of autism, alternately called childhood disintegrative disorder …
Source: Autism
My son has a rare form of autism that cruelly reversed his development. Learning to surf helped …
Autism
A long journey took us to Yale University where our son was diagnosed with a rare form of autism, alternately called childhood disintegrative disorder …


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Nasom centres in Johor could cease operations in 2018 due to insufficient funding

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Nasom centres in Johor could cease operations in 2018 due to insufficient funding
JITRA: The National Autism Society of Malaysia (Nasom) centres in Johor might have to cease its operation next year due insufficient funds.
Source: Autism
Nasom centres in Johor could cease operations in 2018 due to insufficient funding
Autism
JITRA: The National Autism Society of Malaysia (Nasom) centres in Johor might have to cease its operation next year due insufficient funds.


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Residents in line early at IRC pet shelter; MC traffic light

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Residents in line early at IRC pet shelter; MC traffic light
All county shelters in Indian River open at 8 a.m. Saturday, and include four general-population evacuation shelters – plus a specialneeds shelter and …
Source: Special Needs
Residents in line early at IRC pet shelter; MC traffic light
Special Needs
All county shelters in Indian River open at 8 a.m. Saturday, and include four general-population evacuation shelters – plus a special-needs shelter and …


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State data breach affecting 500 Medicaid recipients blamed on faulty mail machine

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State data breach affecting 500 Medicaid recipients blamed on faulty mail machine
About 500 medical assistance recipients in Pennsylvania had their benefit renewal notices, which contained some personal information, sent to the …
Source: Medicaid
State data breach affecting 500 Medicaid recipients blamed on faulty mail machine
Medicaid
About 500 medical assistance recipients in Pennsylvania had their benefit renewal notices, which contained some personal information, sent to the …


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NIH awards $100 million research grant for Autism Centers of Excellence programme

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NIH awards 0 million research grant for Autism Centers of Excellence programme
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded nine research grants totaling nearly $100 million over the next five years for the Autism Centers of …
Source: Autism
NIH awards 0 million research grant for Autism Centers of Excellence programme
Autism
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded nine research grants totaling nearly $100 million over the next five years for the Autism Centers of …


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Folic acid may reduce autism risk from pesticides

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Folic acid may reduce autism risk from pesticides
Mothers who take recommended amounts of folic acid around the time of conception may reduce their child’s risk of pesticide-related autism, a study …
Source: Autism
Folic acid may reduce autism risk from pesticides
Autism
Mothers who take recommended amounts of folic acid around the time of conception may reduce their child’s risk of pesticide-related autism, a study …


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Folic acid in pregnancy may cut kids' autism risk

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Folic acid in pregnancy may cut kids’ autism risk
Mothers who take the recommended amounts of folic acid during pregnancy might reduce the risk of their children developing pesticide-related autism …
Source: Autism
Folic acid in pregnancy may cut kids’ autism risk
Autism
Mothers who take the recommended amounts of folic acid during pregnancy might reduce the risk of their children developing pesticide-related autism …


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4-H Special Needs Rodeo Shares Fun & Inspires Spirit of Service

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4-H Special Needs Rodeo Shares Fun & Inspires Spirit of Service
Held in conjunction with the South Dakota 4-H Finals Rodeo hosted in Ft. Pierre August 18-20, 2017, the Special Needs Rodeo was designed by 4-H …
Source: Special Needs
4-H Special Needs Rodeo Shares Fun & Inspires Spirit of Service
Special Needs
Held in conjunction with the South Dakota 4-H Finals Rodeo hosted in Ft. Pierre August 18-20, 2017, the Special Needs Rodeo was designed by 4-H …


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Church's Sunday school champions children with special needs

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Church’s Sunday school champions children with special needs
The club officially will debut on Sunday as a ministry program for children and youths with special needs. Malcom said while their parents are …
Source: Special Needs
Church’s Sunday school champions children with special needs
Special Needs
The club officially will debut on Sunday as a ministry program for children and youths with special needs. Malcom said while their parents are …


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State police investigating incident of special needs boy left on school van

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State police investigating incident of special needs boy left on school van
State police at Hazleton said Friday they are investigating an incident in which a 7-year-old boy with special needs was left unattended on a school …
Source: Special Needs
State police investigating incident of special needs boy left on school van
Special Needs
State police at Hazleton said Friday they are investigating an incident in which a 7-year-old boy with special needs was left unattended on a school …


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Woman accused of fraudulent Medicaid billing

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Woman accused of fraudulent Medicaid billing
A Rouseville woman is facing felony charges for allegedly billing Medicaid nearly $10,000 in fraudulent claims between January and May 2015.
Source: Medicaid
Woman accused of fraudulent Medicaid billing
Medicaid
A Rouseville woman is facing felony charges for allegedly billing Medicaid nearly $10,000 in fraudulent claims between January and May 2015.


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