Day: June 24, 2017

Montrealgazette.com: 22-year-old man with autism is missing since Thursday

Montrealgazette.com: 22-year-old man with autism is missing since Thursday

David Tran has been missing since Thursday. Photo courtesy of Montreal police

Montreal police are looking for David Tran, a 22-year-old young man who has autism.

Tran, who is of Vietnamese origin, has been missing since Thursday. He left his family’s home in Côte-des-Neiges around 4:30 p.m. and never returned.

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Clicklancashire.com: Aussie Senator under fire for controversial comments about autistic students

Every child has the right to an education.

Senator Hanson stated that she believed it was unacceptable that in some areas the percentage of new dwellings being purchased by foreign non-residents is likely to be at between 30% or 40%.

Senator Hanson was announcing her party’s decision to side with

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Sportingnews.com: Marcus Camby named in wrongful death lawsuit over autistic nephew's drowning

Marcus Camby has been named the only defendant in a federal wrongful death lawsuit filed Thursday over the drowning of his 9-year-old autistic nephew in a pond on Camby’s property in November. 

Camby’s nephew, Marcus McGhee, was found dead two days after the child vanished from a Thanksgiving Day celebration at Camby’s Pearland, Texas, home. 

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Medindia.net: High Levels of Genetic Variation and Elevated Exposure to Ozone May Up Autism Risk

Medindia.net: High Levels of Genetic Variation and Elevated Exposure to Ozone May Up Autism Risk

Autism is a lifelong developmental condition that affects, among other things, the way an individual relates to his or her environment and their interaction with other people.

Individuals with high levels of genetic variation and elevated exposure to ozone in the environment are at an even higher risk for developing autism

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Thejournal.ie: Older fathers have 'geekier' sons

Thejournal.ie: Older fathers have 'geekier' sons

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SONS OF OLDER fathers are more intelligent, more focused on their interests and less concerned about fitting in, according to new research from King’s College London – all characteristics typically seen in ‘geeks’.

Previous research has shown that children of older fathers are

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Medindia.net: Autism Symptoms Found Among Kids With Tourette Syndrome

Medindia.net: Autism Symptoms Found Among Kids With Tourette Syndrome

Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. Around one in five children with Tourette syndrome met criteria for autism in a study headed by UC San Francisco.

But this prevalence may be more a reflection of similarity in symptoms than actual

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Brisbanetimes.com.au: Our education is not a “lesson” for your non-autistic child

Brisbanetimes.com.au: Our education is not a “lesson” for your non-autistic child

Senator Pauline Hanson’s comments advocating for the segregation of autistic students are to be expected of a politician of her calibre. This is not the first time One Nation has had a bizarre policy regarding autistic people, with the party still firmly holding the belief that vaccines cause autism, despite such

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Nanaimobulletin.com: Library with autism educational materials open in Nanaimo

Nanaimo residents seeking to educate themselves on autism spectrum now have a library that will cater to their needs.

Autism Society Central Vancouver Island has provided books, CDs, DVDs, games and toys related to autism available for loan from Volunteer Nanaimo’s 3148 Barons Rd. location. According to Marilyn Sullivan, society

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Fox13memphis.com: FBI believes a Collierville man hacked computer to steal personal information of autistic children

Fox13memphis.com: FBI believes a Collierville man hacked computer to steal personal information of autistic children

by: Chloe Morroni Updated: Jun 23, 2017 – 10:35 PM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The FBI believe a Collierville man hacked into a computer system and tried to steal the personal information of autistic children, who are treated at a center in Bartlett.

Investigators say those kids and their parents trusted

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Mynewsdesk.com: Report Analysis and Forecast on Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2017

Mynewsdesk.com: Report Analysis and Forecast on Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2017

Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2017 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. This report provides an overview of Autism clinical trials scenario. This report provides top line data relating to the clinical trials on Autism. Report includes an overview of trial numbers and their average enrollment in top

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