Month: June 2017

Mypanhandle.com: Bay Co. Fire and Rescue Supports Autism Awareness

Mypanhandle.com: Bay Co. Fire and Rescue Supports Autism Awareness

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. – Bay County Fire and Rescue is working with FSU’s Early Childhood Autism Program to educate children with autism about fire safety and first responders.

The two groups

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Disabled-world.com: Early Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder May Be Possible

Disabled-world.com: Early Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder May Be Possible

Measuring a set of proteins in the blood may enable earlier diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a study from the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

The research found that the levels of two proteins previously identified as potential markers for ASD could

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Ghananewsagency.org: Two bodies support children with autism

Accra, June 30, GNA – My Sister’s Keeper Foundation, Co-founded by the three daughters of President Addo Dankwa Akufo- Addo, has partnered Glam Africa to support Autistic children at the Autism Awareness Care and Training Centre (AACT) in Accra.

The three sisters; Gyankroma Akufo-Addo, Valerie Obaze, and Edwina Akufo-Addo, harnessing

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Myjoyonline.com: Photos: Akufo-Addo's daughters, Glam Africa join forces to help Autistic children

Myjoyonline.com: Photos: Akufo-Addo's daughters, Glam Africa join forces to help Autistic children

Three sisters have come together to put the spotlight on autism and support scores of children on the Spectrum cared for at the Autism Awareness Care and Training Centre (AACT) in Accra.

Gyankroma Akufo-Addo, Edwina Akufo-Addo and Valerie Obaze with diverse experiences and skills went out of their way to help autism which

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Trueactivist.com: Study Links Fever During Pregnancy With Autism

Trueactivist.com: Study Links Fever During Pregnancy With Autism

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Examiner.co.uk: Callous thief stole money from vulnerable autistic man – and also stole his independence

Examiner.co.uk: Callous thief stole money from vulnerable autistic man – and also stole his independence

A callous thief has been jailed after a court heard he took advantage of a vulnerable man with autism by stealing money from his bank account.

Iftikhar Ali first met his victim at Huddersfield bus station on January 5 this year.

Tim Capstick, prosecuting, told Leeds Crown Court yesterday the

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Washingtonpost.com: Is there such a thing as an autism gene?

By Nicholette Zeliadt,

Researchers have known that genes contribute to autism since the 1970s, when a team found that identical twins often share the condition. Since then, scientists have been racking up potential genetic culprits in autism, a process that DNA-decoding technologies have accelerated in the past decade.

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Medicalnewstoday.com: How an autism gene mutation alters brain development

Researchers have shed light on how CHD8 gene mutations alter brain development and impair cognitive functioning. By analyzing the brains of mice, researchers have discovered how mutations in a gene called CHD8 may alter brain development and cognitive functioning to cause autism.

Researchers from the United States and Canada found that

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