Day: July 3, 2017

Wlox.com: New autism center opens in Gulfport

Wlox.com: New autism center opens in Gulfport

Board certified behavior analyst Randi Mura opened the center after realizing Gulfport was in dire need of an autism center. (Photo source: WLOX) GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) –

The first of its kind in Gulfport, some say a new resource center for youth with autism is long overdue. 

Three-year-old Josiah

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Telegraph.co.uk: Hampton Court Flower Show – Ivory poaching, flooding and climate change

Telegraph.co.uk: Hampton Court Flower Show – Ivory poaching, flooding and climate change

They were once havens of colourful escape from the worries and pressures of the world.

However flower show gardens are now just as much about politics as horticulture, according to experts.

Visitors to this year’s Hampton Court Palace Flower show expecting to be dazzled by magical arrays of tulips

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Medicalnewstoday.com: People with autism may be more rational in their economic choices

New research provides insights into “autistic cognition.” New research examines the decision-making abilities of adults with autism spectrum disorder, suggesting that they may be better at making rational decisions than adults without the condition.

The new study – which is published in the journal Psychological Science – was co-authored by psychology

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Morningstaronline.co.uk: FIGHTING FUND

Morningstaronline.co.uk: FIGHTING FUND

How many young disabled people are missing out on a university education due to the complexity of a system not fit for purpose, asks Bernadette Horton

MY YOUNGEST son is hoping to start university in September here in Wales.

If he succeeds, it will be an almighty achievement because

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Dealwithautism.com: Finding a Natural Cure to Thyroid Dysfunction – A Comorbid Condition for Kids with ASD

Dealwithautism.com: Finding a Natural Cure to Thyroid Dysfunction – A Comorbid Condition for Kids with ASD

Autistic children are often diagnosed with various forms of thyroid dysfunctions. A recent study stated that the reasons for frequent thyroid complexities in children is often associated with a higher expression of a Folate receptor known as “Frα.”

The receptors are present from the initial stages of the prenatal

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Wilx.com: Researching the benefits of exercise for children with autism

Wilx.com: Researching the benefits of exercise for children with autism

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX)– Many studies claim exercise can improve your overall health.However some studies show how exercising can be challenging for children with autism, and other special needs.

Drew Parks is a researcher at Michigan State University who is working to learn the possible good or bad effects of

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Deadlinedetroit.com: Video: See Why This Birmingham Senior's Graduation Speech Exceeds 1.7 Million Views

Deadlinedetroit.com: Video: See Why This Birmingham Senior's Graduation Speech Exceeds 1.7 Million Views

Summer started with a big surprise for Birmingham teen Ben Gretchko, who’s suddenly ultra-popular on YouTube.

A four-minute video (below) of his address to fellow graduates at Seaholm High has been played more than 1.7 million times in just over two weeks. 

“I thought it would be an inspiring speech.

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Davidwolfe.com: Autism Linked To Common Agricultural Practice In New Study

Davidwolfe.com: Autism Linked To Common Agricultural Practice In New Study

Piles of research tell us about the health and environmental dangers of pesticides. Agricultural pesticides have been linked to dangerous health problems including cancer, birth defects, Alzheimer’s disease and kidney failure, just to name a few. According to a recent study, they’re also linked to autism.

Pesticides And Autism

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Telegraph.co.uk: Women should find themselves a toyboy if they want to start a family, Harvard study shows

Telegraph.co.uk: Women should find themselves a toyboy if they want to start a family, Harvard study shows

Women should find themselves a toyboy if they want to start a family, new research suggests.

A study of almost 20,000 cycles of fertility treatment found that women with younger lovers fared far better than those with partners of the same age or older.

Experts said sperm from younger

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