Tuesday, May 31, 2016

This Kid Compiled All The Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism, & It's Brilliant - Romper


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This Kid Compiled All The Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism, & It's Brilliant
Romper
World, meet the next Bill Nye: his name is Marco Arturo, and he's here to school you on the connection between vaccines and autism. It's a contentious topic: The CDC and the World Health Organization both say the causal link is false — yet vaccine ...
Watch This Kid Drop The Mic On The Theory That Vaccines Cause AutismUPROXX
12-Year-Old Science Whiz Gathers and Shares All the 'Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism'TheBlaze.com
Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence'Mirror.co.uk
Newsday -TeenVogue.com
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Watch This Kid Drop The Mic On The Theory That Vaccines Cause Autism - UPROXX


UPROXX

Watch This Kid Drop The Mic On The Theory That Vaccines Cause Autism
UPROXX
Regardless of what Jenny McCarthy (former co-host of Singled Out) might have you believe, vaccines don't cause autism. And you don't have to take our word for it: Doctors (who truly want children not to die of polio and measles) have also begged people ...
12-Year-Old Science Whiz Gathers and Shares All the 'Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism'TheBlaze.com
Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence'Mirror.co.uk
Vaccination and autism connection illustrated by 12-year-old video bloggerNewsday
Romper -TeenVogue.com
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North Iowa Autism Summit set for June 17 - Mason City Globe Gazette


North Iowa Autism Summit set for June 17
Mason City Globe Gazette
CLEAR LAKE | Opportunity Village Children's Autism Center will host the inaugural North Iowa Autism Summit on June 17. This day-long educational event designed for professionals in the field and families of children with autism spectrum disorders.

Lakewood police launch Autism Safety Roster - cleveland.com


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Lakewood police launch Autism Safety Roster
cleveland.com
LAKEWOOD, Ohio -- The city is launching its Autism Safety Roster to provide police with valuable information about autistic residents who may have difficulty communicating with police officers during a crisis situation or who are reported missing ...
Lakewood: Police develop 'Autism Safety Roster'WKYC-TV

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12-Year-Old Science Whiz Gathers and Shares All the 'Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism' - TheBlaze.com


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12-Year-Old Science Whiz Gathers and Shares All the 'Evidence That Vaccines Cause Autism'
TheBlaze.com
A quick-witted 12-year-old scientist from Mexico claims to have compiled all of the “evidence that vaccines cause autism.” Marco Arturo, who has gained thousands of followers from around the world on Facebook by posting videos of his scientific ...
Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence'Mirror.co.uk
Vaccination and autism connection illustrated by 12-year-old video bloggerNewsday
Watch This Kid Drop The Mic On The Theory That Vaccines Cause AutismUPROXX
Romper -TeenVogue.com
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Local mother dedicated to children with autism a Steve Harvey finalist - wtvr.com


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Local mother dedicated to children with autism a Steve Harvey finalist
wtvr.com
JP is Mines' son, and he has autism. She is well-known around Central Virgina for her work as an advocate for the autism and special needs communities. Colleagues and supporters said the fact that she is a top four finalist shows her mission is making ...

Soapy Surprise! Boy with autism gets car wash dream because of Facebook photo - WGNO


Soapy Surprise! Boy with autism gets car wash dream because of Facebook photo
WGNO
"I think children with autism tend to love car washes. I think the repetition and sounds are why," Cherie Franz, Ethan's mom, said. With this kind of love for car washes, there was no way to keep it on the down low. Ethan is excited because Pelican ...

Lakewood: Police develop 'Autism Safety Roster' - WKYC-TV


WKYC-TV

Lakewood: Police develop 'Autism Safety Roster'
WKYC-TV
Officers from the Lakewood Police Department may now have a crucial advantage when responding to a call of a resident with autism who has wandered from home or experiencing a crisis situation. Its Autism Safety Roster is to promote communication and ...

North Iowa Autism Summit set for June 17 - Mason City Globe Gazette


North Iowa Autism Summit set for June 17
Mason City Globe Gazette
CLEAR LAKE | Opportunity Village Children's Autism Center will host the inaugural North Iowa Autism Summit on June 17. This day-long educational event designed for professionals in the field and families of children with autism spectrum disorders.

Ford Plans To Launch Pilot Program To Hire Adults With Autism - MRCTV (blog)


MRCTV (blog)

Ford Plans To Launch Pilot Program To Hire Adults With Autism
MRCTV (blog)
On June 1, Ford Motor Company will launch a pilot program to give adults with autism the opportunity to gain work experience. The program, known as FordInclusiveWorks, was designed by Ford Motor Co. and Autism Alliance of Michigan. Its goal is to ...
FordInclusiveWorks Pilot Program Offers Work Experience for Individuals with AutismThe News Wheel

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Lakewood: Police develop 'Autism Safety Roster' - WKYC-TV


WKYC-TV

Lakewood: Police develop 'Autism Safety Roster'
WKYC-TV
Officers from the Lakewood Police Department may now have a crucial advantage when responding to a call of a resident with autism who has wandered from home or experiencing a crisis situation. Its Autism Safety Roster is to promote communication and ...

Antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy: Folic acid could help to prevent autism - Science Daily


Antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy: Folic acid could help to prevent autism
Science Daily
If pregnant women take antiepileptic drugs, the child can develop autistic traits. The administration of folic acid preparations appears to be a suitable means of preventing this serious side-effect. This finding is suggested by a Norwegian study ...

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Vaccination and autism connection illustrated by 12-year-old video blogger - Newsday


Newsday

Vaccination and autism connection illustrated by 12-year-old video blogger
Newsday
A 12-year-old video blogger from Mexico gained widespread attention when he uploaded a video to Facebook on May 24th, starting by saying that doctors had been lying to the public about the evidence connecting vaccination to autism. "I've got every ...
Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence'Mirror.co.uk
WATCH: 12-year-old 'scientist' an online hit after hilariously trolling anti-vaxxer parentsRaw Story
12-Year-Old Goes Viral After 'Exposing' Vaccine Austism LinkTeenVogue.com
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Children with high functioning autism still struggle with writing skills - Jerusalem Post Israel News


Jerusalem Post Israel News

Children with high functioning autism still struggle with writing skills
Jerusalem Post Israel News
The handwriting performance of children with high-functioning autism differs from that of children without autism, according to a new study at the University of Haifa. The researchers recommended that the education system consider the types and formats ...

A family comedy about autism? See the exclusive teaser for new British series The A Word - Entertainment Weekly


A family comedy about autism? See the exclusive teaser for new British series The A Word
Entertainment Weekly
The A stands for autism in The A Word, a six-episode series about a 5-year-old boy (Max Vento) with a spectrum disorder. The topic is tricky, but the show, written by Peter Bowker (Blackpool) and directed by Oscar nominee Peter Cattaneo (The Full Monty ...

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Autism care improved, diagnosis time shortened by new MU program University of Missouri-Columbia - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)

Autism care improved, diagnosis time shortened by new MU program University of Missouri-Columbia
EurekAlert (press release)
Wait lists for a specialist to confirm an autism diagnosis can be agonizing and last months. As the prevalence of autism and autism spectrum disorders increase, so does the demand for a health care system that is fully equipped to respond to the ...

A family comedy about autism? See the exclusive teaser for new British series The A Word - Entertainment Weekly


A family comedy about autism? See the exclusive teaser for new British series The A Word
Entertainment Weekly
The A stands for autism in The A Word, a six-episode series about a 5-year-old boy (Max Vento) with a spectrum disorder. The topic is tricky, but the show, written by Peter Bowker (Blackpool) and directed by Oscar nominee Peter Cattaneo (The Full Monty ...

and more »

Antipsychotic prescribing trends in youths with autism and intellectual disability - Science Daily


Antipsychotic prescribing trends in youths with autism and intellectual disability
Science Daily
"Although the increased prescribing of antipsychotics in youth with autism spectrum disorders or intellectual disability cannot be judged as appropriate or inappropriate based on database studies, side effects of antipsychotics can be quite problematic ...

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Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence' - Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Child 'scientist' says vaccines DO cause autism - and brilliantly explains the 'evidence'
Mirror.co.uk
This is the brilliant moment a junior scientist claims vaccines cause autism - then lays out his evidence in the BEST way. Marco Arturo posted the video on his Facebook page on May 24 and it has already clocked up more than 3.2 million views . Wearing ...
This Boy Knows More About the Correlation Between Vaccines and Autism Than Most ParentsPOPSUGAR
WATCH: 12-year-old 'scientist' an online hit after hilariously trolling anti-vaxxer parentsRaw Story
Kid Scientist, 12, Trolls Anti-Vaxxers In Hilarious Viral VideoHuffington Post
KelownaNow
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Labour to appoint shadow minister for neurodiversity and develop autism manifesto - The Independent


The Independent

Labour to appoint shadow minister for neurodiversity and develop autism manifesto
The Independent
Labour will appoint a shadow minister for neurodiversity in a bid to improve its policies around autism and other behavioral differences. The announcement follows an open letter to Jeremy Corbyn by Monique Craine, a blogger who campaigns for autism ...
Labour to appoint a shadow minister for neurodiversityThe Guardian

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Antipsychotic prescribing trends in youths with autism and intellectual disability - Medical Xpress


Antipsychotic prescribing trends in youths with autism and intellectual disability
Medical Xpress
About one in 10 youths treated with an antipsychotic are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or intellectual disability. Conversely, one in six youths diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder has been prescribed antipsychotics. These findings are ...

Ford to hire adults with autism in pilot program - Automotive News


Automotive News

Ford to hire adults with autism in pilot program
Automotive News
DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. is launching a pilot program this week to hire adults with autism. Ford will create five positions in product development suited to the skills and capabilities of workers with autism for the program, called FordInclusiveWorks ...
Ford pilot program provides autistic people opportunity to gain work experienceExaminer.com

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Can A Healthy Diet Ease Autism Spectrum Disorder? This Nonprofit Believes Nutrition Is An Important Component In ... - Parent Herald


Parent Herald

Can A Healthy Diet Ease Autism Spectrum Disorder? This Nonprofit Believes Nutrition Is An Important Component In ...
Parent Herald
Treating autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with a healthy diet might be unimaginable considering that the condition has always been viewed by medical experts as a neurological disorder. But The Center for Discovery, a nonprofit corporation, believed that ...

Spectrum Shuffle giving families with autism a boost - WEAU


WEAU

Spectrum Shuffle giving families with autism a boost
WEAU
ALTOONA, Wis. (WEAU) -- The Autism Society of the Chippewa Valley has an important goal, to turn challenges into opportunity. It's asking for help to fulfill that mission, via an upcoming run/walk. The 7th Annual Spectrum Shuffle is coming up Saturday ...

Program helps students with autism pursue higher education - Richmond.com


Richmond.com

Program helps students with autism pursue higher education
Richmond.com
Paul Switzer earned his associate degree from J. Sergeant Reynolds Community college in May and has been accepted into Virginia Com-monwealth University for the fall semester. Courage to Succeed. Courage to Succeed is the college-support program of ...

Monday, May 30, 2016

New Autism Legal Clinic opens in Omaha - KETV Omaha


KETV Omaha

New Autism Legal Clinic opens in Omaha
KETV Omaha
However, thanks to the new Autism Legal Clinic, they don't need to worry. "It was a big expense for them to pay for the first two, so to have this resources available to not have to pay for the third guardianship is huge," said Ann Mangiameli, an ...

7 things about vaccines and autism that the movie 'Vaxxed' won't tell you - Mail Tribune


Mail Tribune

7 things about vaccines and autism that the movie 'Vaxxed' won't tell you
Mail Tribune
1) The most important thing to know is that the link between vaccines and autism has been debunked — widely and repeatedly. The original study that raised the issue was published in 1998 in the journal the Lancet and involved 12 patients who, after ...

Resources scarce for adults with autism - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines


The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Resources scarce for adults with autism
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Kevin Oberreuter, 36, plays connect four with Emily Zimmerman at his home in Cedar Rapids on March 4, 2016. Zimmerman has been working with Kevin, a severely autistic adult who still lives at home with his mother, for more than two years. (Liz Zabel ...

Let's get a victory for kids with autism - The State


The State

Let's get a victory for kids with autism
The State
As the owner of a small business, I care about my employees, a strong and healthy community and a fiscally responsible state government. For all these reasons, I support Senate bill 135, which would help children with autism get the treatment they need.