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Daily Archives: September 14, 2017

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Flashback: Bernie Said Medicaid-For-All 'Would Bankrupt' US [VIDEO]

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Flashback: Bernie Said Medicaid-For-All ‘Would Bankrupt’ US [VIDEO]
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders made headlines this week by getting Democrats to sign onto his Medicare-for-all health plan, but his outlook on such …
Source: Medicaid
Flashback: Bernie Said Medicaid-For-All ‘Would Bankrupt’ US [VIDEO]
Medicaid
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders made headlines this week by getting Democrats to sign onto his Medicare-for-all health plan, but his outlook on such …


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Magnolia FFA uses pigs to educate and delight special needs students at Columbia County Fair

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Magnolia FFA uses pigs to educate and delight special needs students at Columbia County Fair
Magnolia FFA member Skyler Baskin helps a student show a pig at the “Special Needs Ag Day” at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Tuesday.
Source: Special Needs
Magnolia FFA uses pigs to educate and delight special needs students at Columbia County Fair
Special Needs
Magnolia FFA member Skyler Baskin helps a student show a pig at the “Special Needs Ag Day” at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Tuesday.


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“Medicare for all” would finally fulfill tribes' treaty rights

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“Medicare for all” would finally fulfill tribes’ treaty rights
And of that, roughly $1.2 will come from Medicaid, Medicare and other insurance. This serves about 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives …
Source: Medicaid
“Medicare for all” would finally fulfill tribes’ treaty rights
Medicaid
And of that, roughly $1.2 will come from Medicaid, Medicare and other insurance. This serves about 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives …


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Medicaid Waivers Should Backstop The Exchanges

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Medicaid Waivers Should Backstop The Exchanges
Finally, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is too removed from local conditions to design a plan that meets the local needs.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Waivers Should Backstop The Exchanges
Medicaid
Finally, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is too removed from local conditions to design a plan that meets the local needs.


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Essential hospitals pen letter to Congress against impending Medicaid DSH cuts

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Essential hospitals pen letter to Congress against impending Medicaid DSH cuts
Hundreds of hospitals and health systems are urging Congress to stop impending cuts to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital allotments under …
Source: Medicaid
Essential hospitals pen letter to Congress against impending Medicaid DSH cuts
Medicaid
Hundreds of hospitals and health systems are urging Congress to stop impending cuts to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital allotments under …


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Lower Providence Police Hosting Open House For Individuals With Special Needs

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Lower Providence Police Hosting Open House For Individuals With Special Needs
LOWER PROVIDENCE, PA — Police want to work on ways to “lessen anxiety” felt by individuals with special needs when emergency services are …
Source: Special Needs
Lower Providence Police Hosting Open House For Individuals With Special Needs
Special Needs
LOWER PROVIDENCE, PA — Police want to work on ways to “lessen anxiety” felt by individuals with special needs when emergency services are …


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Meet the face of Jazz Baby

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Meet the face of Jazz Baby
The fundraiser for Friends of Tennessee’s Babies with Special Needs is set for September 28 at the Foundry. Live at Five at Four 9-13-17. Emily Stroud …
Source: Special Needs
Meet the face of Jazz Baby
Special Needs
The fundraiser for Friends of Tennessee’s Babies with Special Needs is set for September 28 at the Foundry. Live at Five at Four 9-13-17. Emily Stroud …


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Senators offer polar opposite plans for changing healthcare system

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Senators offer polar opposite plans for changing healthcare system
The bill would also end Medicaid expansion and change the program’s funding to a block grant system with per-capita caps. Meanwhile, Sen. Bernie …
Source: Medicaid
Senators offer polar opposite plans for changing healthcare system
Medicaid
The bill would also end Medicaid expansion and change the program’s funding to a block grant system with per-capita caps. Meanwhile, Sen. Bernie …


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Sarasota Special Needs Residents Still In Shelter After Irma

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Sarasota Special Needs Residents Still In Shelter After Irma
The county’s Chief of Emergency Management Ed McCrane says as of Monday afternoon, there were about 30 residents with special needs still …
Source: Special Needs
Sarasota Special Needs Residents Still In Shelter After Irma
Special Needs
The county’s Chief of Emergency Management Ed McCrane says as of Monday afternoon, there were about 30 residents with special needs still …


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Police seek missing man with special needs in Yeadon

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Police seek missing man with special needs in Yeadon
YEADON, Pa. (WTXF) – Police in Yeadon Borough are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a missing 32-year-old man.
Source: Special Needs
Police seek missing man with special needs in Yeadon
Special Needs
YEADON, Pa. (WTXF) – Police in Yeadon Borough are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a missing 32-year-old man.


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Thursday morning read: Hurricane aid shouldn't affect Cedar Rapids flood money, cost of Iowa …

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Thursday morning read: Hurricane aid shouldn’t affect Cedar Rapids flood money, cost of Iowa …
Thursday morning read: Hurricane aid shouldn’t affect Cedar Rapids flood money, cost of Iowa Medicaid sparks anxiety, clinic to host improv event to …
Source: Medicaid
Thursday morning read: Hurricane aid shouldn’t affect Cedar Rapids flood money, cost of Iowa …
Medicaid
Thursday morning read: Hurricane aid shouldn’t affect Cedar Rapids flood money, cost of Iowa Medicaid sparks anxiety, clinic to host improv event to …


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Healthcare Coverage, Access Disparities Remain Even After ACA

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Healthcare Coverage, Access Disparities Remain Even After ACA
“After ACA implementation, early studies showed an increase in Medicaid enrollment and a decrease in the numbers of uninsured individuals,” the …
Source: Medicaid
Healthcare Coverage, Access Disparities Remain Even After ACA
Medicaid
“After ACA implementation, early studies showed an increase in Medicaid enrollment and a decrease in the numbers of uninsured individuals,” the …


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Chargers host specialneeds students for Victory Day event

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Chargers host specialneeds students for Victory Day event
I was developing my football program to give back, and this project came to mind, as to why not get some of these special needs kids an opportunity to …
Source: Special Needs
Chargers host specialneeds students for Victory Day event
Special Needs
I was developing my football program to give back, and this project came to mind, as to why not get some of these special needs kids an opportunity to …


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Purrfect partner: Woman helps adopt special need animals

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Purrfect partner: Woman helps adopt special need animals
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — 3 years ago, Kara Hamada watched Abbott, a cat in a local pet store, get overlooked because of a heart condition. Then …
Source: Special Needs
Purrfect partner: Woman helps adopt special need animals
Special Needs
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — 3 years ago, Kara Hamada watched Abbott, a cat in a local pet store, get overlooked because of a heart condition. Then …


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Police Searching For Missing Bergen Woman With Special Needs

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Police Searching For Missing Bergen Woman With Special Needs
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — State Police are seeking the public’s help with finding a missing Dumont woman with special needs. The State Police …
Source: Special Needs
Police Searching For Missing Bergen Woman With Special Needs
Special Needs
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — State Police are seeking the public’s help with finding a missing Dumont woman with special needs. The State Police …


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Opioid abuse seems tied to Medicaid

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Opioid abuse seems tied to Medicaid
Ron Johnson’s office that 240 oxycodone pills (opioids) can be purchased for a $1 copay with a Medicaid card and resold for $4,000 on the street.
Source: Medicaid
Opioid abuse seems tied to Medicaid
Medicaid
Ron Johnson’s office that 240 oxycodone pills (opioids) can be purchased for a $1 copay with a Medicaid card and resold for $4,000 on the street.


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Autism and language development

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Autism and language development
CCC-A. Contributed by Kristie Brown Lofland, M. Morson 2 and Unlike with autism, people with Asperger syndrome have no substantial delay in …
Source: Autism
Autism and language development
Autism
CCC-A. Contributed by Kristie Brown Lofland, M. Morson 2 and Unlike with autism, people with Asperger syndrome have no substantial delay in …


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For Medicaid Revamp, Illinois Selects Six MCOs….Aetna Isn't One (with Table: Market Share of …

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For Medicaid Revamp, Illinois Selects Six MCOs….Aetna Isn’t One (with Table: Market Share of …
As part of a major overhaul of its managed Medicaid program, Illinois intends to combine multiple managed care programs and extend them statewide …
Source: Medicaid
For Medicaid Revamp, Illinois Selects Six MCOs….Aetna Isn’t One (with Table: Market Share of …
Medicaid
As part of a major overhaul of its managed Medicaid program, Illinois intends to combine multiple managed care programs and extend them statewide …


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Male special needs caregiver

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Male special needs caregiver
Need active caregiver for 19 yr old autistic male for after school. Need to be able to drive to activities, go walking or bicycle riding with him, assis…
Source: Special Needs
Male special needs caregiver
Special Needs
Need active caregiver for 19 yr old autistic male for after school. Need to be able to drive to activities, go walking or bicycle riding with him, assis…


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Sizeable fraction of autism risk traced to 'mosaic' mutations

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Sizeable fraction of autism risk traced to ‘mosaic’ mutations
Mutations that appear in only some of the body’s cells contribute to autism in about 4 percent of people with the condition, an analysis of more than …
Source: Autism
Sizeable fraction of autism risk traced to ‘mosaic’ mutations
Autism
Mutations that appear in only some of the body’s cells contribute to autism in about 4 percent of people with the condition, an analysis of more than …


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Asda launches scheme to make shopping more fun for autistic children

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Asda launches scheme to make shopping more fun for autistic children
And they’re not just available for children with autism – anyone can take one round with them to make shopping more fun. Nottinghamshire stores …
Source: Autism
Asda launches scheme to make shopping more fun for autistic children
Autism
And they’re not just available for children with autism – anyone can take one round with them to make shopping more fun. Nottinghamshire stores …


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Co Down mum running Belfast Met course to support parents with autistic children

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Co Down mum running Belfast Met course to support parents with autistic children
This Co Down mum is running a Belfast Met course to support parents with autistic children. Mum-of-two Faith Garrett is the course coordinator and …
Source: Autism
Co Down mum running Belfast Met course to support parents with autistic children
Autism
This Co Down mum is running a Belfast Met course to support parents with autistic children. Mum-of-two Faith Garrett is the course coordinator and …


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Autism-like behavior linked to Th17 cells in maternal gut microbiome

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Autism-like behavior linked to Th17 cells in maternal gut microbiome
mice affects development of the primary somatosensory cortex and leads to autism-like behaviors in offspring. The two Nature papers help explain …
Source: Autism
Autism-like behavior linked to Th17 cells in maternal gut microbiome
Autism
mice affects development of the primary somatosensory cortex and leads to autism-like behaviors in offspring. The two Nature papers help explain …


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Free Autism awareness and information session

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Free Autism awareness and information session
Firstly, there is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) itself – the definition, … on the communication and sensory difficulties that are associated with Autism.
Source: Autism
Free Autism awareness and information session
Autism
Firstly, there is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) itself – the definition, … on the communication and sensory difficulties that are associated with Autism.


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Part Time Autism Instructor

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Part Time Autism Instructor
Click Here To Apply: https://trellis-learnitsystems.icims.com/jobs/1894/in-home-autism-instructor—cecil-and-harford-counties/job Trellis Services has…
Source: Autism
Part Time Autism Instructor
Autism
Click Here To Apply: https://trellis-learnitsystems.icims.com/jobs/1894/in-home-autism-instructor—cecil-and-harford-counties/job Trellis Services has…


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Q&A with Ronnie Jia: Autism, IT, and technology's dark side

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Q&A with Ronnie Jia: Autism, IT, and technology’s dark side
Jia is currently working on a project that explores the potential connection between autism and the IT field. Jia obtained master’s degrees in …
Source: Autism
Q&A with Ronnie Jia: Autism, IT, and technology’s dark side
Autism
Jia is currently working on a project that explores the potential connection between autism and the IT field. Jia obtained master’s degrees in …


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Monster mum hearing 'crazy voices' drowned her two sons in the bath because she wrongly …

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Monster mum hearing ‘crazy voices’ drowned her two sons in the bath because she wrongly …
A MONSTER mum who drowned her two sons in the bath because she wrongly believed they had autism has been jailed for 80 years.
Source: Autism
Monster mum hearing ‘crazy voices’ drowned her two sons in the bath because she wrongly …
Autism
A MONSTER mum who drowned her two sons in the bath because she wrongly believed they had autism has been jailed for 80 years.


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How Welsh Government could better spend 'its' money on autism projects

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How Welsh Government could better spend ‘its’ money on autism projects
I would like to present my opinion as regards how to improve the method of financing services for autistic people in Wales. There is more awareness of …
Source: Autism
How Welsh Government could better spend ‘its’ money on autism projects
Autism
I would like to present my opinion as regards how to improve the method of financing services for autistic people in Wales. There is more awareness of …


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