Day: September 26, 2017

Blog:The Silent Wave- Sharing: Mixed Messages

Blog:The Silent Wave- Sharing: Mixed Messages

This.  This whole post.  I didn’t belong, either.  I wasn’t wanted anywhere.  I may not be a pro at reading body language, but I could read enough to know that I wasn’t normal, and I wasn’t included.  Rejection hurts.  Feeling odd, when you’re only being you, hurts too.  I can very much relate to this whole piece.   Absolutely brilliant!! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼❤️

Eclectic Autistic

When I was young, I received constant messages that I didn’t

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Clevelandclinic.org: New Research Says the Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder is Mostly Genetic

Clevelandclinic.org: New Research Says the Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder is Mostly Genetic

CLEVELAND – About one in every 68 children in the U.S. has autism spectrum disorder, or ASD, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

New research is suggesting that a person’s likelihood of having autism is largely based on their inherited genes.

Charis Eng, M.D., Ph.D., did

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Dailymail.co.uk: Father of boy with autism shares heartwarming video of a conversation to show how 'he communicates in his own special way'

Dailymail.co.uk: Father of boy with autism shares heartwarming video of a conversation to show how 'he communicates in his own special way'

The clip features Chadd Wickert and his son Chase, who has autismThe pair talk about their plans for the day and then Chadd practices spelling and math exercises with his sonEven though Chase’s words do not seem like obvious answers to his father’s questions, Chadd interprets what his son is

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Glasgowlive.co.uk: Hunt for missing nine-year-old boy with autism who disappeared from skatepark

Glasgowlive.co.uk: Hunt for missing nine-year-old boy with autism who disappeared from skatepark

A massive police search has been launched after a nine-year-old autistic boy went missing from a Kirkintilloch skatepark.

Darren Gamble, from Cumbernauld, was with his dad at the facility when he made off on his white BMX bike in the direction of the town’s Waterside Road.

The pair had been

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Video:Kevin Healey- SAAS   TRAILER 2   whatever the weather   2017 Autism Awareness

Video:Kevin Healey- SAAS TRAILER 2 whatever the weather 2017 Autism Awareness

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A few weeks we met a young man by the name of Jack Rennie, who came to the charity to volunteer. We got talking and he decided he would like to make a music video for SAAS, a song to raise awareness of autism and the charity. And what better a time to do this than on the 10th anniversary of the charity being established. Ww were in the recording studio on 12th September 2017 to make this amazing video, which you can download from 22nd September. All proceeds will go to saas.uk.com
we have the following people with Autism taking part and singing in the video:
Callum Westbury, Kevin Healey, Chris Hollins, Kyle Snape, Sallie Kimberly, Sarah Stokes and Mark Rhind-Tutt.
We are indebted to POP Sensation Kelly Wilde and Dawn Lowe, our Charity Patron for both helping out on the day and performing in this amazing charity song.
In addition to downloading the video you can also donate to the project at:

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/kevin-healey2

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Video:Kevin Healey- TRAILER 1   Whatever the weather   2017  Autism Awareness

Video:Kevin Healey- TRAILER 1 Whatever the weather 2017 Autism Awareness

to purchase video please goto

A few weeks we met a young man by the name of Jack Rennie, who came to the charity to volunteer. We got talking and he decided he would like to make a music video for SAAS, a song to raise awareness of autism and the charity. And what better a time to do this than on the 10th anniversary of the charity being established. Ww were in the recording studio on 12th September 2017 to make this amazing video, which you can download from 22nd September. All proceeds will go to saas.uk.com
we have the following people with Autism taking part and singing in the video:
Callum Westbury, Kevin Healey, Chris Hollins, Kyle Snape, Sallie Kimberly, Sarah Stokes and Mark Rhind-Tutt.
We are indebted to POP Sensation Kelly Wilde and Dawn Lowe, our Charity Patron for both helping out on the day and performing in this amazing charity song.
In addition to downloading the video you can also donate to the project at:

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/kevin-healey2

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Healio.com: Study reanalysis suggests autism strongly liked with genetics

Healio.com: Study reanalysis suggests autism strongly liked with genetics

Reanalysis of a previous study indicated heritability of autism spectrum disorder was 83%, suggesting that risk for autism may be largely explained by genetic factors.

“Studies have found that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) aggregates in families and twin studies estimate the proportion of the phenotype variance due to genetic factors

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Ucla.edu: Most alternative therapies for treating autism show, at best, inconclusive benefits

Ucla.edu: Most alternative therapies for treating autism show, at best, inconclusive benefits

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Dr. Shafali Jeste has no tolerance for those who would promote therapies for treating autism that lack any scientific basis.

Dr. Shafali Jeste knows well the desperation of a parent seeking a cure for their child with autism spectrum disorder. As a clinician who both researches the causes

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