Day: October 26, 2017

Bigthink.com: The Jealousy Brain Circuit Has Been Discovered in Monkeys. Here's What It Means for Us.

Bigthink.com: The Jealousy Brain Circuit Has Been Discovered in Monkeys. Here's What It Means for Us.

Jealousy. The green-eyed monster. We’ve all felt it at one time or another. In relationships, it’s often motivated by more powerful, underlying emotions such as envy, insecurity, anger, or the fear of abandonment or rejection. Psychologists say jealousy, like all emotions, isn’t good or bad, it just is. It’s how

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Newsok.com: Oklahoma woman sentenced to prison for 'chronic neglect' of child with autism

Newsok.com: Oklahoma woman sentenced to prison for 'chronic neglect' of child with autism

A Tulsa woman is set to spend more than 15 years in prison for child neglect involving an 11-year-old girl with “severe” autism who a prosecutor alleged was forced to live in deplorable conditions, including a room smeared with the child’s human waste.

Jurors in May convicted Ruth Godinez, 42,

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Businesswire.com: Evernham Family-Racing for a Reason Foundation to Auction a 2017 Ford GT, Benefiting the …

Businesswire.com: Evernham Family-Racing for a Reason Foundation to Auction a 2017 Ford GT, Benefiting the …

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Barrett-Jackson will auction a 2017 Ford GT that was generously donated by businessman Ron Pratte to the Evernham Family-Racing for a Reason Foundation, during the Scottsdale Auction, Jan. 13-21, 2018. The Evernham Family-Racing for a Reason Foundation will sell the supercar during the auction, with proceeds benefiting the

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Tulsaworld.com: Tulsa woman sentenced to prison for 'chronic neglect' of child with autism

Tulsaworld.com: Tulsa woman sentenced to prison for 'chronic neglect' of child with autism

A Tulsa woman is set to spend more than 15 years in prison for child neglect involving an 11-year-old girl with “severe” autism who a prosecutor alleged was forced to live in deplorable conditions, including a room smeared with the child’s human waste.

Jurors in May convicted Ruth Godinez,

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Vpr.net: Flynn Center Collaborates With Chicago Children's Theater On A New Show For Young People …

Vpr.net: Flynn Center Collaborates With Chicago Children's Theater On A New Show For Young People …

This week, each corner inside the Amy E. Tarrant Gallery next to Burlington’s Flynn Center for the Performing Arts has simple props, like tiny chairs draped with child-sized, flannel button-up shirts, cozy blankets and soft animal puppets. For the past week, this space has served as an incubator for a

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Prweb.com: Hire Autism, an Initiative by the Organization for Autism Research, Wins $50000 Prize

Prweb.com: Hire Autism, an Initiative by the Organization for Autism Research, Wins $50000 Prize

OAR and Hire Autism

By creating opportunities together, Hire Autism will enhance the lives of both young adults with autism and their mentors.

Hire Autism, an initiative led by the Organization for Autism Research (OAR) that connects people across the autism spectrum with

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Blog:Losing It Slowly- Aura's- Not a stroke

Blog:Losing It Slowly- Aura's- Not a stroke

I get migraines without auras, auras without pain, and rarely both together.  This morning I woke up at my lip was tingling in that way that I now recognize as a migraine aura.  This time I didn’t panic.  I have a diagnosis, this is a migraine aura.  I had an EKG, EEG, CBC, and CAT scan, overall it was concluded that I have migraines.  i get one sided headaches, and I get one sided moving

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Whio.com: Suit: Florida bus aide told student with autism to 'take it like a man' in assault

Whio.com: Suit: Florida bus aide told student with autism to 'take it like a man' in assault

Published: Thursday, October 26, 2017 @ 2:35 PMBy: Crystal Bonvillian, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kyran Ashford’s goal each day is to make people smile.

A passenger departing the Greater Rochester International Airport in Rochester, New York, on Oct. 20 caught Ashford, an operations agent supervisor

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Liverpoolecho.co.uk: Readers divided after mum of autistic son hits back over 'dragging' video

Liverpoolecho.co.uk: Readers divided after mum of autistic son hits back over 'dragging' video

A mum’s explanation as to why she dragged her son down a Liverpool city centre street has divided opinion.

The 31-year-old mum was filmed, in Basnett Street, dragging her child by its reins along the pavement behind her.

Initially the video, which had been viewed thousands of times on Twitter

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Blog:The Silent Wave- #MeToo ~ Chapter 2: The 'Boyfriend'

Blog:The Silent Wave- #MeToo ~ Chapter 2: The 'Boyfriend'

Wow. ❤ ❤  First, I want to say a deep, heartfelt Thank You to everyone who has written about their experiences, and everyone who has reached out to me so far about mine.  I cannot thank you enough for the loving and caring support you’ve shown me (via the comments section on this blog) and the world at large (by the posts you’ve written on yours).  I know that these posts are tough to write,

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Centralillinoisproud.com: Halloween even for children with autism and special needs

Centralillinoisproud.com: Halloween even for children with autism and special needs

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