Monday, May 22, 2017

Saugus' Vets School lights it up blue for autism - Wicked Local Saugus


Saugus' Vets School lights it up blue for autism
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Paige McNeil, Amelia Pappagallo and Isabella Natalucci spearheaded a school-wide effort at Veterans Memorial Elementary School to promote acceptance of people with autism. The students — who are fifth-graders at the Vets School — recruited ...

Governor signs Auburn senator's bill mandating insurance coverage for autism therapy - The Auburn Plainsman


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Governor signs Auburn senator's bill mandating insurance coverage for autism therapy
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Kay Ivey signed a bill that would mandate insurance companies in Alabama cover an effective, albeit expensive, therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder. The bill was sponsored in the State Senate by Sen. Tom Whatley, R-Auburn, who said he pushed the bill ...

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Mower stolen from Nebraska woman with autism - 1011now


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Mower stolen from Nebraska woman with autism
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Mower stolen from Nebraska woman with autism. By WOWT 6 News |. Posted: Mon 6:14 AM, May 22, 2017. OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - An Omaha metro woman needs help in tracking down the one thing that got her excited about her job. Ever since she was ...

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Dozens go to Columbia brewery to support children with autism - WACH.com


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Dozens go to Columbia brewery to support children with autism
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COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) - Dozens of people came out to Columbia's River Rat brewery Sunday to show support for a Midlands camp for children with autism. Live music, food and drinks were part of the second annual fundraiser that raised money for the ...

Families speak up on autism summit - Stowe Today


Families speak up on autism summit
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Callahan plans to attend the summit, titled Hope and Healing for Autism and Neuro-development Disorders. He acknowledges the concern from people critical of the event, but says those kinds of worries are “easy to take for granted when you have a ...

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Brilliance of autistic teen 'set free' by new device - SILive.com


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Brilliance of autistic teen 'set free' by new device
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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Nicholas D'Amora wants the world to know that autism isn't an intellectual disability -- it's a mind-body disconnect. And he'll proudly tell you himself. D'Amora, 19, is on the autism spectrum and was non-verbal. But he now is ...

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Dispelling myths about autism - The Hindu


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Dispelling myths about autism
The Hindu
To have children with autism is to live in a world of many doubts, misconceptions and, often, exploitation by quacks and fakes. Right guidance at the right time is key to grooming such children who are accompanied, in many cases, with wonderful ...
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