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Daily Archives: September 17, 2017

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Federal Health Centers Face Fiscal Cliff, Plus New Challenges

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Federal Health Centers Face Fiscal Cliff, Plus New Challenges
While Medicaid pays for more than 43 percent of the patients who visit Garden State clinics — and some revenue comes from grants and commercial …
Source: Medicaid
Federal Health Centers Face Fiscal Cliff, Plus New Challenges
Medicaid
While Medicaid pays for more than 43 percent of the patients who visit Garden State clinics — and some revenue comes from grants and commercial …


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Iowa collecting data linked to defunding Planned Parenthood

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Iowa collecting data linked to defunding Planned Parenthood
After the loss of the federal Medicaid money, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland closed four of its 12 Iowa clinics. That in turn has led some local …
Source: Medicaid
Iowa collecting data linked to defunding Planned Parenthood
Medicaid
After the loss of the federal Medicaid money, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland closed four of its 12 Iowa clinics. That in turn has led some local …


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Good Day Sunshine

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Good Day Sunshine
… diabetes, autism and autoimmune disorders such as multiple sclerosis (MS) — or in reducing their severity. It also protects against acute respiratory …
Source: Autism
Good Day Sunshine
Autism
… diabetes, autism and autoimmune disorders such as multiple sclerosis (MS) — or in reducing their severity. It also protects against acute respiratory …


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People have accused An Post TV ad of triggering autism sufferers

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People have accused An Post TV ad of triggering autism sufferers
There have been a lot of complaints about the An Post advertisement with the young child screaming in excitement, but now people have a very …
Source: Autism
People have accused An Post TV ad of triggering autism sufferers
Autism
There have been a lot of complaints about the An Post advertisement with the young child screaming in excitement, but now people have a very …


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Christie to spend $200M on new substance abuse initiatives

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Christie to spend 0M on new substance abuse initiatives
Christie told NJ.com (http://bit.ly/2fsu6uM) the money will target programs for underserved populations — the uninsured, Medicaid recipients, babies …
Source: Medicaid
Christie to spend 0M on new substance abuse initiatives
Medicaid
Christie told NJ.com (http://bit.ly/2fsu6uM) the money will target programs for underserved populations — the uninsured, Medicaid recipients, babies …


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Trumpcare's back, and now it will let insurers jack up premiums as soon as you get sick

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Trumpcare’s back, and now it will let insurers jack up premiums as soon as you get sick
According to an analysis shared by Andy Slavitt, who ran the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under President Obama, an estimated 32 …
Source: Medicaid
Trumpcare’s back, and now it will let insurers jack up premiums as soon as you get sick
Medicaid
According to an analysis shared by Andy Slavitt, who ran the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under President Obama, an estimated 32 …


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Indiana sees decrease in residents without health insurance

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Indiana sees decrease in residents without health insurance
“It is difficult to understand why there are still some states that are refusing to help their uninsured by expanding Medicaid,” Walker told the (Fort …
Source: Medicaid
Indiana sees decrease in residents without health insurance
Medicaid
“It is difficult to understand why there are still some states that are refusing to help their uninsured by expanding Medicaid,” Walker told the (Fort …


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Health Insurance Coverage Has Little Effect on Childhood Cancer Survival

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Health Insurance Coverage Has Little Effect on Childhood Cancer Survival
Children covered by Medicaid when diagnosed with cancer have similar survival rates compared with children with private insurance, according to a …
Source: Medicaid
Health Insurance Coverage Has Little Effect on Childhood Cancer Survival
Medicaid
Children covered by Medicaid when diagnosed with cancer have similar survival rates compared with children with private insurance, according to a …


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ridgewood ymca announces monthly program for youth with special needs

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ridgewood ymca announces monthly program for youth with special needs
Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood YMCA announces a new program, Saturdays in Action, for youth with special needs beginning Saturday, October 7.
Source: Special Needs
ridgewood ymca announces monthly program for youth with special needs
Special Needs
Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood YMCA announces a new program, Saturdays in Action, for youth with special needs beginning Saturday, October 7.


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WATCH: Gov. Kasich's one-on-one interview with Colleen Marshall

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WATCH: Gov. Kasich’s one-on-one interview with Colleen Marshall
Kasich is one of a handful of Republicans who supported the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion. However, that support drew some backlash …
Source: Medicaid
WATCH: Gov. Kasich’s one-on-one interview with Colleen Marshall
Medicaid
Kasich is one of a handful of Republicans who supported the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion. However, that support drew some backlash …


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Louisiana's share of EpiPen overbilling settlement is $6.9M

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Louisiana’s share of EpiPen overbilling settlement is .9M
Landry called it Medicaid fraud. In a statement, he said people and companies that “deceive the hard-working taxpayers of Louisiana should be held …
Source: Medicaid
Louisiana’s share of EpiPen overbilling settlement is .9M
Medicaid
Landry called it Medicaid fraud. In a statement, he said people and companies that “deceive the hard-working taxpayers of Louisiana should be held …


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In-home health service is lightening load at the hospital

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In-home health service is lightening load at the hospital
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has made reducing preventable readmissions a top priority for the Medicare program, home health …
Source: Medicaid
In-home health service is lightening load at the hospital
Medicaid
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has made reducing preventable readmissions a top priority for the Medicare program, home health …


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Friday Night Friends helps families who have kids with special needs

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Friday Night Friends helps families who have kids with special needs
(WDBJ7) There is a program that’s out there to help many families who have kids with special needs. Todd Woland and Frances Foster joined WDBJ7 …
Source: Special Needs
Friday Night Friends helps families who have kids with special needs
Special Needs
(WDBJ7) There is a program that’s out there to help many families who have kids with special needs. Todd Woland and Frances Foster joined WDBJ7 …


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Autism (Original Mix)

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Autism (Original Mix)
Autism. Original Mix. $1.99. Link: Embed: Artists Dramcore. Release. $21.99. Length 4:26; Released 2017-09-17; BPM 116; Key A min; Genre Drum & …
Source: Autism
Autism (Original Mix)
Autism
Autism. Original Mix. $1.99. Link: Embed: Artists Dramcore. Release. $21.99. Length 4:26; Released 2017-09-17; BPM 116; Key A min; Genre Drum & …


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What Atypical Gets Right (and Very Wrong) About Living with Autism

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What Atypical Gets Right (and Very Wrong) About Living with Autism
Indeed, it does try to say something about the state of modern autism culture and how, even as our general society grows more progressive and …
Source: Autism
What Atypical Gets Right (and Very Wrong) About Living with Autism
Autism
Indeed, it does try to say something about the state of modern autism culture and how, even as our general society grows more progressive and …


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How Latest Senate Trumpcare Bill Threatens K-12 Education

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How Latest Senate Trumpcare Bill Threatens K-12 Education
In restructuring Medicaid to a “per-capita cap funding mechanism” the new Senate legislation would replace Medicaid’s existing open-ended …
Source: Medicaid
How Latest Senate Trumpcare Bill Threatens K-12 Education
Medicaid
In restructuring Medicaid to a “per-capita cap funding mechanism” the new Senate legislation would replace Medicaid’s existing open-ended …


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Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs

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Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs
… Public Library recognized that regular open library times may be stressful for children on the autism spectrum, or with other special needs, and that, …
Source: Autism
Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs
Autism
… Public Library recognized that regular open library times may be stressful for children on the autism spectrum, or with other special needs, and that, …


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Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs

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Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs
The program is Special Needs Library Time, and it opens on Tuesday, Sept. 19, over the noon hour at the Monticello Library. According to a release …
Source: Special Needs
Monticello Library offers new program for those with special needs
Special Needs
The program is Special Needs Library Time, and it opens on Tuesday, Sept. 19, over the noon hour at the Monticello Library. According to a release …


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MBUSI gives back to community in a variety of ways

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MBUSI gives back to community in a variety of ways
The amount translates to about 3,000 meals, 12,500 canvasses for Arts ‘n Autism’s programs, 2,500 crib sheet sets for parents in CAPS’ Nurturing …
Source: Autism
MBUSI gives back to community in a variety of ways
Autism
The amount translates to about 3,000 meals, 12,500 canvasses for Arts ‘n Autism’s programs, 2,500 crib sheet sets for parents in CAPS’ Nurturing …


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Signs of autism in 3 year old quiz

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Signs of autism in 3 year old quiz
the age of 3 years and some children don’t begin to ‘wave bye-bye’ until they Take the M-CHAT (Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers) quiz to …
Source: Autism
Signs of autism in 3 year old quiz
Autism
the age of 3 years and some children don’t begin to ‘wave bye-bye’ until they Take the M-CHAT (Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers) quiz to …


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Governor praises mother during Hall of Fame ceremony

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Governor praises mother during Hall of Fame ceremony
Diagnosed at age 2 with autism spectrum disorder, she experienced the anxiety of feeling threatened by her environment and used that experience to …
Source: Autism
Governor praises mother during Hall of Fame ceremony
Autism
Diagnosed at age 2 with autism spectrum disorder, she experienced the anxiety of feeling threatened by her environment and used that experience to …


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Miami Hurricane Shelter Still Packed – With People And Pets

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Miami Hurricane Shelter Still Packed – With People And Pets
Evacuees at a special needs shelter sit and chat or rest, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at Florida International University in Miami, Fla. About 30 people …
Source: Special Needs
Miami Hurricane Shelter Still Packed – With People And Pets
Special Needs
Evacuees at a special needs shelter sit and chat or rest, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at Florida International University in Miami, Fla. About 30 people …


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Obamacare today: Central Jerseyans share their experiences

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Obamacare today: Central Jerseyans share their experiences
“The scrambling to get providers who accepted Medicaid was really tough,” he said. “I couldn’t use my GP (general practitioner) anymore. I had seen …
Source: Medicaid
Obamacare today: Central Jerseyans share their experiences
Medicaid
“The scrambling to get providers who accepted Medicaid was really tough,” he said. “I couldn’t use my GP (general practitioner) anymore. I had seen …


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When the neediest students get the fewest school hours (Column)

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When the neediest students get the fewest school hours (Column)
But after school started, his growing special needs classroom was split into two and he was placed with a new teacher. This is when he started having …
Source: Special Needs
When the neediest students get the fewest school hours (Column)
Special Needs
But after school started, his growing special needs classroom was split into two and he was placed with a new teacher. This is when he started having …


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Elementary Education, Special Needs and English Tutor in Hendersonville, TN

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Elementary Education, Special Needs and English Tutor in Hendersonville, TN
Alayna is a tutor in Hendersonville, TN (37075) : I’m Alayna. I have a Master’s in Special Education and Early Childhood Education from Hunter …
Source: Special Needs
Elementary Education, Special Needs and English Tutor in Hendersonville, TN
Special Needs
Alayna is a tutor in Hendersonville, TN (37075) : I’m Alayna. I have a Master’s in Special Education and Early Childhood Education from Hunter …


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Prepare before emergency arises

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Prepare before emergency arises
Consider special needs. Know your child’s school or daycare emergency plan and contact information. Don’t forget to pack books, games, and …
Source: Special Needs
Prepare before emergency arises
Special Needs
Consider special needs. Know your child’s school or daycare emergency plan and contact information. Don’t forget to pack books, games, and …


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CORSE Foundation marks $1 million milestone

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CORSE Foundation marks million milestone
“We are an all-volunteer management foundation, consisting of parents of children with special needs, parents who have typically developing children …
Source: Special Needs
CORSE Foundation marks million milestone
Special Needs
“We are an all-volunteer management foundation, consisting of parents of children with special needs, parents who have typically developing children …


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Piggery 101: Laupahoehoe charter school's pen exemplifies 'project-based learning in action'

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Piggery 101: Laupahoehoe charter school’s pen exemplifies ‘project-based learning in action’
St. Pierre said special needs students are “exceptional in many ways” but can get “disenfranchised a little bit by four walls and a roof and school as it’s …
Source: Special Needs
Piggery 101: Laupahoehoe charter school’s pen exemplifies ‘project-based learning in action’
Special Needs
St. Pierre said special needs students are “exceptional in many ways” but can get “disenfranchised a little bit by four walls and a roof and school as it’s …


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How to change minds and influence people's behaviour

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How to change minds and influence people’s behaviour
For example, telling parents who refuse to vaccinate their children that science has shown that vaccines do not cause autism did not alter the parents’ …
Source: Autism
How to change minds and influence people’s behaviour
Autism
For example, telling parents who refuse to vaccinate their children that science has shown that vaccines do not cause autism did not alter the parents’ …


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Dementia patients face shortage of rooms, heavy cost burdens

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Dementia patients face shortage of rooms, heavy cost burdens
However, they don’t necessarily take into account location or special needs,” Mr. Amo said. “We do not have enough demential related beds.” He said …
Source: Special Needs
Dementia patients face shortage of rooms, heavy cost burdens
Special Needs
However, they don’t necessarily take into account location or special needs,” Mr. Amo said. “We do not have enough demential related beds.” He said …


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