Day: November 10, 2017

Globalnews.ca: First-ever airport accessibility tour in Kelowna for children with autism

Globalnews.ca: First-ever airport accessibility tour in Kelowna for children with autism

The Kelowna International Airport (YLW) has partnered with the Canucks Autism Network  (CAN) to host the first-ever YLW Accessibility Tour for families living with autism.The tour will take families through the entire pre-flight process, including entering the airport, waiting in line, passing through security and boarding a plane.Story continues belowThe

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Blog:Aspie Rude Girl- Favorite Friday (Q&A) Series 4 and my deepest apologies for being MIA…

Blog:Aspie Rude Girl- Favorite Friday (Q&A) Series 4 and my deepest apologies for being MIA…

Sorry guys I haven’t been posting at all this past week. I feel terrible not being able to keep up with my blogging schedule or being active at all, but it has been a very stressful and hectic week. I am not one to post personal details online never mind drama in fear it can back fire and the Internet is the least private place, but this week has been very hard on both the

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Infotel.ca: YLW and Canucks Autism Network host inaugural airport accessibility tour in Kelowna for families with autism

Infotel.ca: YLW and Canucks Autism Network host inaugural airport accessibility tour in Kelowna for families with autism

Image Credit: SUBMITTED/Kelowna International AirportNovember 10, 2017 – 2:27 PMOn Sunday, November 19, the Canucks Autism Network (CAN) and Kelowna International Airport (YLW) will be hosting the first-ever YLW Accessibility Tour for families living with autism. The tour will take families through the entire pre-flight process, including entering the airport,

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Stormlake.com: Prairie Lakes AEA hosts free workshop focused on autism

Stormlake.com: Prairie Lakes AEA hosts free workshop focused on autism

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Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency will host Autism: Interdisciplinary Approaches For School, Home, & Community from 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Prairie Lakes AEA office in Storm Lake.

Rachell Swanson-Holm, Iowa regional autism assistance program coordinator and the CDC’s Act

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Cbslocal.com: This 10-Year-Old Boy With Autism Singing 'Imagine' Will Leave You Breathless

Cbslocal.com: This 10-Year-Old Boy With Autism Singing 'Imagine' Will Leave You Breathless

1010 WINS-10-year-old Calum Cull from Essex, England has high functioning autism, so he doesn’t need extreme care, but he struggles socially and academically.

Calum has been finding enjoyment in singing since the age of four, and his mother, Tupney Cull, says he even taught himself to play the drums at

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Blog:Losing It Slowly- Car Panic

Blog:Losing It Slowly- Car Panic

I started a new 2 day a week job where I changed jobs and am now full time foe shit pay. Its a lot of commuting, but I am carpooling.

I am nauseated by the reading while driving and being hungry.  And my finger is almost tingling, and I had a few bruef psngs of chest pain. And as in any situation where I have nothing else to do I began to panic. Which made

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Patch.com: Jenny McCarthy's Autism Charity Accused Of Not Paying Contractor

Patch.com: Jenny McCarthy's Autism Charity Accused Of Not Paying Contractor

ST. CHARLES, IL — Generation Rescue, Inc., Jenny McCarthy’s autism charity, is under scrutiny after the contractor of an unfinished autism services building accused the charity of withholding payments.

Vince Fiore, of JV Construction Enterprises LLC, is claiming that McCarthy’s charity owes his company nearly $511,000. So far, the S.

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Fdlreporter.com: Dr. Darold Treffert shares autism insights in book' proceeds to benefit Treffert Center

Fdlreporter.com: Dr. Darold Treffert shares autism insights in book' proceeds to benefit Treffert Center

“Recollections” by Dr. Darold Treffert(Photo: Courtesy of Agnesian HealthCare)

FOND DU LAC – Everyone loves a great story. Powerful stories can inspire, guide and bring fresh, new insight into lives.

RELATED: Treffert Center in Fond du Lac to host sensory aspects of trauma training

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Neurosciencenews.com: iPSCs Show Astrocyte-Neuron Impact on Brain Pathology in Autism

Neurosciencenews.com: iPSCs Show Astrocyte-Neuron Impact on Brain Pathology in Autism

Summary: A new study in Biological Psychiatry reports researchers discovered astrocytes may contribute to the cause of ASD. The findings could help to develop new treatments for autism spectrum disorders.

Source: Elsevier.

Using human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) to model autism spectrum disorder (ASD), researchers at the University

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Themighty.com: Teen on the Autism Spectrum Creates 'An Aspie Life,' a Video Game About Autism

Themighty.com: Teen on the Autism Spectrum Creates 'An Aspie Life,' a Video Game About Autism

Seventeen-year-old Brad Hennessey wants to change the public perception of life on the autism spectrum. But rather than showing people a video or speaking about his experience, the Australian teen has something much more interactive planned. To fulfill his goal, Hennessey is launching “An Aspie Life,” a video game that lets

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