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Daily Archives: October 5, 2017

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Could multivitamin use in pregnancy protect children from autism?

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Could multivitamin use in pregnancy protect children from autism?
Autism – which is also known as autism spectrum disorder (ASD) – refers to a number of conditions affecting development, resulting in problems with …
Source: Autism
Could multivitamin use in pregnancy protect children from autism?
Autism
Autism – which is also known as autism spectrum disorder (ASD) – refers to a number of conditions affecting development, resulting in problems with …


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Wokingham pet shop to open early for Autism Hour

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Wokingham pet shop to open early for Autism Hour
Pets at Home, which is based in Finchampstead Road, will open its doors 60 minutes early as part of the National Autistic Society’s Autism Hour on …
Source: Autism
Wokingham pet shop to open early for Autism Hour
Autism
Pets at Home, which is based in Finchampstead Road, will open its doors 60 minutes early as part of the National Autistic Society’s Autism Hour on …


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Special needs students take the field at Bishop Eustace

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Special needs students take the field at Bishop Eustace
Twenty youth with cognitive and/or physical impairments received a full “Football Game Day” experience last weekend in Pennsauken, courtesy of …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs students take the field at Bishop Eustace
Special Needs
Twenty youth with cognitive and/or physical impairments received a full “Football Game Day” experience last weekend in Pennsauken, courtesy of …


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ACOs increasing their participation in downside risk contracts, study says

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ACOs increasing their participation in downside risk contracts, study says
The survey was sent to all known ACOs nationwide, including participants in Medicare, commercial and Medicaid programs from January to April.
Source: Medicaid
ACOs increasing their participation in downside risk contracts, study says
Medicaid
The survey was sent to all known ACOs nationwide, including participants in Medicare, commercial and Medicaid programs from January to April.


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Lowell board postpones decision on specialneeds bus provider

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Lowell board postpones decision on specialneeds bus provider
The potential termination of a school bus contract following a specialneeds student getting stranded on one of the company’s buses will be addressed …
Source: Special Needs
Lowell board postpones decision on specialneeds bus provider
Special Needs
The potential termination of a school bus contract following a special-needs student getting stranded on one of the company’s buses will be addressed …


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Daily on Healthcare: Medicaid work requirements floated in Senate Budget Committee

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Daily on Healthcare: Medicaid work requirements floated in Senate Budget Committee
Medicaid work requirements floated in Senate Budget Committee. The Senate Budget Committee this morning began discussing amendments to the …
Source: Medicaid
Daily on Healthcare: Medicaid work requirements floated in Senate Budget Committee
Medicaid
Medicaid work requirements floated in Senate Budget Committee. The Senate Budget Committee this morning began discussing amendments to the …


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Court docs: Wisconsin mother set son with autism on fire, bound him with seven belts

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Court docs: Wisconsin mother set son with autism on fire, bound him with seven belts
MILWAUKEE, WI – A woman in Wisconsin is accused of setting her 4-year-old son with autism on fire and tying him up with seven belts before his …
Source: Autism
Court docs: Wisconsin mother set son with autism on fire, bound him with seven belts
Autism
MILWAUKEE, WI – A woman in Wisconsin is accused of setting her 4-year-old son with autism on fire and tying him up with seven belts before his …


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Republicans Aim To Gut Medicaid And Medicare After “Repeal And Replace” Failure

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Republicans Aim To Gut Medicaid And Medicare After “Repeal And Replace” Failure
A new budget proposal from Republican lawmakers would cut close to $1 trillion from the budgets of Medicaid and Medicare over the next few years, …
Source: Medicaid
Republicans Aim To Gut Medicaid And Medicare After “Repeal And Replace” Failure
Medicaid
A new budget proposal from Republican lawmakers would cut close to $1 trillion from the budgets of Medicaid and Medicare over the next few years, …


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Prenatal Multivitamins Linked to Lower Autism Risk

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Prenatal Multivitamins Linked to Lower Autism Risk
THURSDAY, Oct. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Taking a multivitamin during pregnancy may reduce a child’s risk of developing autism, a new study …
Source: Autism
Prenatal Multivitamins Linked to Lower Autism Risk
Autism
THURSDAY, Oct. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Taking a multivitamin during pregnancy may reduce a child’s risk of developing autism, a new study …


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Windows shot out on Richmond Co. special needs school bus

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Windows shot out on Richmond Co. special needs school bus
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident Wednesday in which a school bus was shot. According to Kaden Jacobs with the …
Source: Special Needs
Windows shot out on Richmond Co. special needs school bus
Special Needs
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident Wednesday in which a school bus was shot. According to Kaden Jacobs with the …


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Sainsbury's goes quiet for shoppers with autism

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Sainsbury’s goes quiet for shoppers with autism
A NORTHWICH supermarket has teamed up with the National Autistic Society to help make its shopping experience more comfortable for customers …
Source: Autism
Sainsbury’s goes quiet for shoppers with autism
Autism
A NORTHWICH supermarket has teamed up with the National Autistic Society to help make its shopping experience more comfortable for customers …


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This nurse 'fell in love' with a baby born addicted to drugs — and took him home

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This nurse ‘fell in love’ with a baby born addicted to drugs — and took him home
… big hearts when it comes to our babies and they amaze me every day with the extra care and attention they give to these babies with special needs.” …
Source: Special Needs
This nurse ‘fell in love’ with a baby born addicted to drugs — and took him home
Special Needs
… big hearts when it comes to our babies and they amaze me every day with the extra care and attention they give to these babies with special needs.” …


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Program supports special needs family members

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Program supports special needs family members
Taking care of an Army family requires a lot of work, and when it comes to taking care of family members with special needs, the Army doesn’t let its …
Source: Special Needs
Program supports special needs family members
Special Needs
Taking care of an Army family requires a lot of work, and when it comes to taking care of family members with special needs, the Army doesn’t let its …


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[TOMT] [AskReddit]

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[TOMT] [AskReddit]
This was a story posted in response to a thread, I wanna say it was 2-3 years ago. The story goes that when OP was in high school, there were a…
Source: Special Needs
[TOMT] [AskReddit]
Special Needs
This was a story posted in response to a thread, I wanna say it was 2-3 years ago. The story goes that when OP was in high school, there were a…


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Three strikes make this Maine boy jump for joy

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Three strikes make this Maine boy jump for joy
“When you have special needs life is a challenge. It is a challenge for Caleb to leave his home, he struggles to meet people, and have friends.
Source: Special Needs
Three strikes make this Maine boy jump for joy
Special Needs
“When you have special needs life is a challenge. It is a challenge for Caleb to leave his home, he struggles to meet people, and have friends.


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More evidence needed: BMJ study links multivitamins to lower autism spectrum risk

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More evidence needed: BMJ study links multivitamins to lower autism spectrum risk
Taking a multivitamin during pregnancy is associated with a lower risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in children, finds a new study. Though …
Source: Autism
More evidence needed: BMJ study links multivitamins to lower autism spectrum risk
Autism
Taking a multivitamin during pregnancy is associated with a lower risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in children, finds a new study. Though …


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Multivitamin Use During Pregnancy Linked to Lower Risk of Autism With Intellectual Disability

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Multivitamin Use During Pregnancy Linked to Lower Risk of Autism With Intellectual Disability
Children whose mothers took multivitamins during pregnancy are roughly 30 percent less likely to develop autism with a co-occurring intellectual …
Source: Autism
Multivitamin Use During Pregnancy Linked to Lower Risk of Autism With Intellectual Disability
Autism
Children whose mothers took multivitamins during pregnancy are roughly 30 percent less likely to develop autism with a co-occurring intellectual …


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New Tools Detect Autism Disorders Earlier in Lives

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New Tools Detect Autism Disorders Earlier in Lives
When a child is diagnosed with an autistic-spectrum disorder, a parent’s emotions can swing from disbelief to worry to despair, and many ask …
Source: Autism
New Tools Detect Autism Disorders Earlier in Lives
Autism
When a child is diagnosed with an autistic-spectrum disorder, a parent’s emotions can swing from disbelief to worry to despair, and many ask …


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Holton primary in Barry becomes first official autism awareness school in the Vale

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Holton primary in Barry becomes first official autism awareness school in the Vale
HOLTON primary in Barry has become the first in the Vale to officially be recognised as an Autism Aware school. The recognition follows the school …
Source: Autism
Holton primary in Barry becomes first official autism awareness school in the Vale
Autism
HOLTON primary in Barry has become the first in the Vale to officially be recognised as an Autism Aware school. The recognition follows the school …


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Multivitamins in Pregnancy May Lower Autism Risk

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Multivitamins in Pregnancy May Lower Autism Risk
Women who take multivitamins in early pregnancy may cut the risk of having children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a new study of Swedish …
Source: Autism
Multivitamins in Pregnancy May Lower Autism Risk
Autism
Women who take multivitamins in early pregnancy may cut the risk of having children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a new study of Swedish …


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What We're Reading: OxyContin Coverage; Puerto Rico's Medicaid Funds; Hepatitis Outbreak …

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What We’re Reading: OxyContin Coverage; Puerto Rico’s Medicaid Funds; Hepatitis Outbreak …
As insurers, providers, and lawmakers try to find a way to combat the growing opioid addiction epidemic, Cigna is taking its own steps to stop covering …
Source: Medicaid
What We’re Reading: OxyContin Coverage; Puerto Rico’s Medicaid Funds; Hepatitis Outbreak …
Medicaid
As insurers, providers, and lawmakers try to find a way to combat the growing opioid addiction epidemic, Cigna is taking its own steps to stop covering …


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Director for Medicaid Capabilities

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Director for Medicaid Capabilities
Apply for Director for Medicaid Capabilities job with Express Scripts in St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Sales & Marketing at Express …
Source: Medicaid
Director for Medicaid Capabilities
Medicaid
Apply for Director for Medicaid Capabilities job with Express Scripts in St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America. Sales & Marketing at Express …


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False report of active shooter at special needs school prompts lockdown

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False report of active shooter at special needs school prompts lockdown
MIDLAND, MI — A report of an active shooter at a special needs school Thursday morning triggered a lockdown but was later found to be false, officials …
Source: Special Needs
False report of active shooter at special needs school prompts lockdown
Special Needs
MIDLAND, MI — A report of an active shooter at a special needs school Thursday morning triggered a lockdown but was later found to be false, officials …


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NH Panel Likely To Suggest Keeping Medicaid Expansion But Is Looking For Cost Cutting Steps

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NH Panel Likely To Suggest Keeping Medicaid Expansion But Is Looking For Cost Cutting Steps
A legislative commission set up to evaluate the future of expanded Medicaid in New Hampshire will likely recommend that the program continue past …
Source: Medicaid
NH Panel Likely To Suggest Keeping Medicaid Expansion But Is Looking For Cost Cutting Steps
Medicaid
A legislative commission set up to evaluate the future of expanded Medicaid in New Hampshire will likely recommend that the program continue past …


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Seniors decry proposed cuts to Medicare, Medicaid; demand meeting with Roskam

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Seniors decry proposed cuts to Medicare, Medicaid; demand meeting with Roskam
Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton on Oct. 4 to demand that he meet with them on proposed cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. Medicare is a federal program …
Source: Medicaid
Seniors decry proposed cuts to Medicare, Medicaid; demand meeting with Roskam
Medicaid
Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton on Oct. 4 to demand that he meet with them on proposed cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. Medicare is a federal program …


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The Health 202: The health-care fight is back — as part of the GOP's tax overhaul.

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The Health 202: The health-care fight is back — as part of the GOP’s tax overhaul.
Republicans took a swing at Medicaid spending in their Obamacare rollback bills this year — and missed badly. Yet they’re taking another whack as …
Source: Medicaid
The Health 202: The health-care fight is back — as part of the GOP’s tax overhaul.
Medicaid
Republicans took a swing at Medicaid spending in their Obamacare rollback bills this year — and missed badly. Yet they’re taking another whack as …


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Arizona special-ed funding benefits schools with fewest special-ed students

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Arizona special-ed funding benefits schools with fewest special-ed students
It’s a direct result of how the state funds education for students with special needs: Arizona’s spending on special education benefits schools with the …
Source: Special Needs
Arizona special-ed funding benefits schools with fewest special-ed students
Special Needs
It’s a direct result of how the state funds education for students with special needs: Arizona’s spending on special education benefits schools with the …


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Professor of pedagogy specialising in special needs education

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Professor of pedagogy specialising in special needs education
The special needs education research conducted at the Department of Education focuses on the interplay between people’s individual circumstances …
Source: Special Needs
Professor of pedagogy specialising in special needs education
Special Needs
The special needs education research conducted at the Department of Education focuses on the interplay between people’s individual circumstances …


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GAO assesses fraud prevention system for Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

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GAO assesses fraud prevention system for Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) said the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Fraud Prevention System accounted for 20 …
Source: Medicaid
GAO assesses fraud prevention system for Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Medicaid
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) said the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Fraud Prevention System accounted for 20 …


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Special Assistant Attorney General – Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

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Special Assistant Attorney General – Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Duties Description The Office of the New York State Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit in New York City is seeking experienced …
Source: Medicaid
Special Assistant Attorney General – Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Medicaid
Duties Description The Office of the New York State Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit in New York City is seeking experienced …


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