Day: September 27, 2017

Goodhousekeeping.com: Young Autistic Boy Hides Under Table After Allegedly Being Taunted by Childcare Workers

Goodhousekeeping.com: Young Autistic Boy Hides Under Table After Allegedly Being Taunted by Childcare Workers

Warning: This footage is very disturbing.

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At Our Children’s of Winter Haven, a Florida school for students with a range of physical, mental and emotional disabilities, staff members are “expected to model core value behaviors that set an example.”

However, on September 1,

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Thescottishsun.co.uk: Nine-year-old autistic boy vanishes in Kirkintilloch after cycling away from parents as cops launch …

Thescottishsun.co.uk: Nine-year-old autistic boy vanishes in Kirkintilloch after cycling away from parents as cops launch …

he’s safe

Cops issued an urgent appeal after little Darren Gamble disappeared from a skate park while with his dad earlier this evening

A NINE-year-old autistic boy who vanished on his bike has been found safe, police confirmed.

Cops issued an urgent appeal after little Darren Gamble disappeared from a skate

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Spectrumnews.org: Microglia 'map' reveals varied roles in young mouse brain

Spectrumnews.org: Microglia 'map' reveals varied roles in young mouse brain

Cell soldiers: Microglia may take on diverse functions in early development.

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Immune cells in the brain called microglia play diverse roles in the mouse embryo, but assume a common function by adolescence. Researchers presented a map of the cells’ roles yesterday at a conference at

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Tvguide.com: The Good Doctor Joins Atypical in Proving There's No Singular Way To be Autistic

Tvguide.com: The Good Doctor Joins Atypical in Proving There's No Singular Way To be Autistic

The Good Doctor, which premiered Monday on ABC, is your standard hospital procedural. Tensions brew between colleagues; hot doctors are hooking up. There’s a catch, of course: the newest addition to the team (and star of the show) is autistic. Surgical resident Dr. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore) is charming, sweet,

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Philly.com: With nowhere else to go, patients with severe autism turn to hospitals for help

Philly.com: With nowhere else to go, patients with severe autism turn to hospitals for help

Teenagers and young adults with severe autism are spending weeks or even months in emergency rooms and acute-care hospitals, sometimes sedated, restrained, or confined to mesh-tented beds, a Kaiser Health News investigation shows.

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These young people — who may shout for hours, bang their heads on walls, or

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