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Daily Archives: October 10, 2017

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Mum's immune response could trigger social deficits for kids with autism

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Mum’s immune response could trigger social deficits for kids with autism
The retrospective cohort study of 220 Australian children, conducted between 2011-2014, indicates that a “an immune-mediated subtype” of autism …
Source: Autism
Mum’s immune response could trigger social deficits for kids with autism
Autism
The retrospective cohort study of 220 Australian children, conducted between 2011-2014, indicates that a “an immune-mediated subtype” of autism …


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VR and autism

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VR and autism
His daughter was diagnosed with autism at a young age. Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by its spectrum, ranging from high …
Source: Autism
VR and autism
Autism
His daughter was diagnosed with autism at a young age. Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by its spectrum, ranging from high …


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Coalition urges Medicaid protection, not cuts in state budget battle

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Coalition urges Medicaid protection, not cuts in state budget battle
A group of advocates seeking to protect Medicaid in Connecticut is urging lawmakers to protect and defend the program. The Connecticut Citizens …
Source: Medicaid
Coalition urges Medicaid protection, not cuts in state budget battle
Medicaid
A group of advocates seeking to protect Medicaid in Connecticut is urging lawmakers to protect and defend the program. The Connecticut Citizens …


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Train passenger filmed helping mum with autistic son speaks out

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Train passenger filmed helping mum with autistic son speaks out
A train passenger who was hailed a hero for helping a mum to calm down her autistic son has said he was just doing what he could to help. Dan Ball …
Source: Autism
Train passenger filmed helping mum with autistic son speaks out
Autism
A train passenger who was hailed a hero for helping a mum to calm down her autistic son has said he was just doing what he could to help. Dan Ball …


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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to commence transition to new Medicare cards

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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to commence transition to new Medicare cards
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services mailed letters Oct. 5 to all fee-for-service Medicare providers about its work to assign new numbers …
Source: Medicaid
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to commence transition to new Medicare cards
Medicaid
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services mailed letters Oct. 5 to all fee-for-service Medicare providers about its work to assign new numbers …


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Voting no on Medicaid expansion

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Voting no on Medicaid expansion
This November Maine voters will decide if state taxpayers should expand Medicaid to non-disabled, working age adults. Deciding on issues as …
Source: Medicaid
Voting no on Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
This November Maine voters will decide if state taxpayers should expand Medicaid to non-disabled, working age adults. Deciding on issues as …


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Unsung Hero: Surrey man a fierce Movember supporter, helps people on autism spectrum

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Unsung Hero: Surrey man a fierce Movember supporter, helps people on autism spectrum
Alan founded Els for Autism Canada and has arranged golf tournaments across this great land of ours and in 3 years, distributed in excess of $1.3 …
Source: Autism
Unsung Hero: Surrey man a fierce Movember supporter, helps people on autism spectrum
Autism
Alan founded Els for Autism Canada and has arranged golf tournaments across this great land of ours and in 3 years, distributed in excess of $1.3 …


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State Laws Requiring Autism Coverage by Private Insurers Led to Increases in Autism Care

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State Laws Requiring Autism Coverage by Private Insurers Led to Increases in Autism Care
Over the past decade, 46 states have passed laws requiring ASD coverage of autism by private health insurers. The study found that children in states …
Source: Autism
State Laws Requiring Autism Coverage by Private Insurers Led to Increases in Autism Care
Autism
Over the past decade, 46 states have passed laws requiring ASD coverage of autism by private health insurers. The study found that children in states …


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Guest Column: Lawmakers should smile upon dental therapist bill

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Guest Column: Lawmakers should smile upon dental therapist bill
… access to dental care disproportionately impacts low-income women, children and the elderly, many of whom rely on public insurance like Medicaid.
Source: Medicaid
Guest Column: Lawmakers should smile upon dental therapist bill
Medicaid
… access to dental care disproportionately impacts low-income women, children and the elderly, many of whom rely on public insurance like Medicaid.


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Mental Illness as Portrayed on TV Has a Dark Past—but Maybe (Hopefully) a Bright Future

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Mental Illness as Portrayed on TV Has a Dark Past—but Maybe (Hopefully) a Bright Future
Four years ago, when we launched a business called Autism Family Center and another sister organization with a more general focus, the Family …
Source: Autism
Mental Illness as Portrayed on TV Has a Dark Past—but Maybe (Hopefully) a Bright Future
Autism
Four years ago, when we launched a business called Autism Family Center and another sister organization with a more general focus, the Family …


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Local domestic violence survivor with autism uses karate to cope

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Local domestic violence survivor with autism uses karate to cope
A local karate student at PKSA in Grand Blanc rises above domestic violence through martial arts classes. ( Photo: Courtney Wheaton){ }.
Source: Autism
Local domestic violence survivor with autism uses karate to cope
Autism
A local karate student at PKSA in Grand Blanc rises above domestic violence through martial arts classes. ( Photo: Courtney Wheaton){ }.


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Barber lies on the floor to cut an autistic boy's hair to make him feel comfortable

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Barber lies on the floor to cut an autistic boy’s hair to make him feel comfortable
Franz Jacob has several customers with autism – so he knows that they can require a little specialist treatment. After all, barber shops can be noisy, …
Source: Autism
Barber lies on the floor to cut an autistic boy’s hair to make him feel comfortable
Autism
Franz Jacob has several customers with autism – so he knows that they can require a little specialist treatment. After all, barber shops can be noisy, …


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Atul Gawande: This kind of health care can save your life, but reform could take it away

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Atul Gawande: This kind of health care can save your life, but reform could take it away
But Medicaid cuts, he warned, may strip you of that opportunity. Gawande echoed a key point he has also made in writing: “Incremental care — regular …
Source: Medicaid
Atul Gawande: This kind of health care can save your life, but reform could take it away
Medicaid
But Medicaid cuts, he warned, may strip you of that opportunity. Gawande echoed a key point he has also made in writing: “Incremental care — regular …


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Autism Disorder and Treatment Market by Leading Key Players Share and Industry Forecasts to 2022

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Autism Disorder and Treatment Market by Leading Key Players Share and Industry Forecasts to 2022
The Autism Disorder and Treatment Market report analyzes the market based on various factors- price analysis, supply chain analysis, porters five …
Source: Autism
Autism Disorder and Treatment Market by Leading Key Players Share and Industry Forecasts to 2022
Autism
The Autism Disorder and Treatment Market report analyzes the market based on various factors- price analysis, supply chain analysis, porters five …


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Bald Eagle Area soccer player holds benefit game for autistic student

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Bald Eagle Area soccer player holds benefit game for autistic student
WINGATE — The name of the game is “Kicking Out Autism,” thanks to Bald Eagle Area soccer player Kiersten Walker. Walker hosted a benefit game …
Source: Autism
Bald Eagle Area soccer player holds benefit game for autistic student
Autism
WINGATE — The name of the game is “Kicking Out Autism,” thanks to Bald Eagle Area soccer player Kiersten Walker. Walker hosted a benefit game …


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Cleveland Clinic reports $809 million in community benefit

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Cleveland Clinic reports 9 million in community benefit
The Clinic saw the bulk of that growth in two categories: financial assistance to patients who can’t pay, and the Medicaid shortfall between the cost of …
Source: Medicaid
Cleveland Clinic reports 9 million in community benefit
Medicaid
The Clinic saw the bulk of that growth in two categories: financial assistance to patients who can’t pay, and the Medicaid shortfall between the cost of …


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Medicaid should stop paying for opioid drugs

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Medicaid should stop paying for opioid drugs
I think the state of Michigan Medicaid program should ban the use of Oxycontin. A lot of our disabled people are getting their prescriptions and selling …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid should stop paying for opioid drugs
Medicaid
I think the state of Michigan Medicaid program should ban the use of Oxycontin. A lot of our disabled people are getting their prescriptions and selling …


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Mass. officials worry Children's Health Insurance Program funds at risk

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Mass. officials worry Children’s Health Insurance Program funds at risk
“Developments over the next several months could have strong repercussions for Massachusetts children,” the Massachusetts Medicaid Policy …
Source: Medicaid
Mass. officials worry Children’s Health Insurance Program funds at risk
Medicaid
“Developments over the next several months could have strong repercussions for Massachusetts children,” the Massachusetts Medicaid Policy …


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Edmond student accused of assaulting specialneeds boy in school bathroom

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Edmond student accused of assaulting specialneeds boy in school bathroom
Police and school officials are investigating after a specialneeds student was brutally attacked by another student in an Edmond high school …
Source: Special Needs
Edmond student accused of assaulting specialneeds boy in school bathroom
Special Needs
Police and school officials are investigating after a special-needs student was brutally attacked by another student in an Edmond high school …


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Sixth annual Festifall equals dinner, dancin' and fun for special needs

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Sixth annual Festifall equals dinner, dancin’ and fun for special needs
Susan “Suzie” Glass enjoys live band Strange Brew during the sixth annual Festifall celebration for special needs individuals at the Show Low Elks …
Source: Special Needs
Sixth annual Festifall equals dinner, dancin’ and fun for special needs
Special Needs
Susan “Suzie” Glass enjoys live band Strange Brew during the sixth annual Festifall celebration for special needs individuals at the Show Low Elks …


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Randolph County woman finds meaning in helping animals in need

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Randolph County woman finds meaning in helping animals in need
Randolph County woman finds meaning in helping animals in need … and bowels now and acts just like a normal dog, just with a few special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Randolph County woman finds meaning in helping animals in need
Special Needs
Randolph County woman finds meaning in helping animals in need … and bowels now and acts just like a normal dog, just with a few special needs.


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Oversight and Reform of the 340B Program

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Oversight and Reform of the 340B Program
Recall that the 340B program is the misbegotten offspring of price controls in the Medicaid program. Specifically, in 1990 Congress created the …
Source: Medicaid
Oversight and Reform of the 340B Program
Medicaid
Recall that the 340B program is the misbegotten offspring of price controls in the Medicaid program. Specifically, in 1990 Congress created the …


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St. Christopher's nurse and her family make a splash for special needs children

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St. Christopher’s nurse and her family make a splash for special needs children
So it was natural for the whole family to get involved in creating a program for kids with special needs at their local pool, the Winchester Swim Club in …
Source: Special Needs
St. Christopher’s nurse and her family make a splash for special needs children
Special Needs
So it was natural for the whole family to get involved in creating a program for kids with special needs at their local pool, the Winchester Swim Club in …


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Trunk-or-treat event set for Oct. 29

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Trunk-or-treat event set for Oct. 29
… will kick off at 2 p.m. with a sensory-friendly trick-or-treating experience tailored for families with children with special needs and disabilities.
Source: Special Needs
Trunk-or-treat event set for Oct. 29
Special Needs
… will kick off at 2 p.m. with a sensory-friendly trick-or-treating experience tailored for families with children with special needs and disabilities.


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Medicaid and Chartiable Care (Montgomery Park)

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Medicaid and Chartiable Care (Montgomery Park)
A Full Time job in Portland, OR by Kaiser Permanente in the Healthcare field: Medicaid Member Navigator – Medicaid and Chartiable Care …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid and Chartiable Care (Montgomery Park)
Medicaid
A Full Time job in Portland, OR by Kaiser Permanente in the Healthcare field: Medicaid Member Navigator – Medicaid and Chartiable Care …


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export to excel with special needs

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export to excel with special needs
Hello friends,. I have 5 SAS tables. I want to export them to one excel file as following: Tables Pop1 ,Pop2,Pop3 to have in sheet1 (side by side to each …
Source: Special Needs
export to excel with special needs
Special Needs
Hello friends,. I have 5 SAS tables. I want to export them to one excel file as following: Tables Pop1 ,Pop2,Pop3 to have in sheet1 (side by side to each …


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How this Matthews thrift store shapes lives

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How this Matthews thrift store shapes lives
The Gales’ son, Jonathan, is on the autism spectrum and for years was active in the Friendship Circle of Charlotte for special needs children (which is …
Source: Special Needs
How this Matthews thrift store shapes lives
Special Needs
The Gales’ son, Jonathan, is on the autism spectrum and for years was active in the Friendship Circle of Charlotte for special needs children (which is …


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Everyone Deserves Excellent Dentistry

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Everyone Deserves Excellent Dentistry
Dr. Danny O’Keefe provides special needs dental care at his Jackson practice, for adult and children who need special accommodations.
Source: Special Needs
Everyone Deserves Excellent Dentistry
Special Needs
Dr. Danny O’Keefe provides special needs dental care at his Jackson practice, for adult and children who need special accommodations.


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Compassion and Patience

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Compassion and Patience
Dr. Danny O’Keefe offers special needs dentistry at his Jackson practice, helping patients with a range of needs to receive the treatment they need.
Source: Special Needs
Compassion and Patience
Special Needs
Dr. Danny O’Keefe offers special needs dentistry at his Jackson practice, helping patients with a range of needs to receive the treatment they need.


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