Day: March 11, 2018

Alsahwa-yemen.net: First Autism care center opened in Marib

Alsahwa-yemen.net: First Autism care center opened in Marib

3/12/2018 1:05:00 AM

The Deputy Governor of Marib, Mohammed Ali Al-Muwadi, inaugurated on Saturday the first center for autism care and mother and child care in the city.

After the inauguration, Al-Muwadi toured the center’s sections, which includes specialized clinics for women, dental care, child care, maternity room, laboratory,

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Ourquadcities.com: Putnam hosts sensory-friendly film series

Ourquadcities.com: Putnam hosts sensory-friendly film series

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DAVENPORT, Iowa – The Putnam Museum is making sure kids with special needs don’t feel left out with sensory-friendly showings.Families were able to watch the film, Wild Africa, with some modifications

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Cleveland19.com: Cleveland autism advocate spreading awareness, inclusion with St – Cleveland 19 News …

Cleveland19.com: Cleveland autism advocate spreading awareness, inclusion with St – Cleveland 19 News …

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –

When we first introduced you to John Keaney, of Lakewood, he shared his struggles with autism and his very public mission to spread awareness about people living on the spectrum.

“People treat me differently than everyone else,” said Keaney.

Keaney is used to showing up at huge

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Spectrumlocalnews.com: Search for missing autistic Rochester teen continues

Spectrumlocalnews.com: Search for missing autistic Rochester teen continues

ROCHESTER N.Y. — The search for missing 14-year-old autistic student Trevyan Rowe approaches day four.

Hundreds of volunteers assembled at the Al Sigl Community of Agencies in Rochester Saturday morning to aid in the search.

Churchville father Matt Henshaw began his search two hours before the group assembled, telling his

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Newyorkupstate.com: Hundreds search Genesee River for Trevyan Rowe, missing Upstate NY teen with autism

Newyorkupstate.com: Hundreds search Genesee River for Trevyan Rowe, missing Upstate NY teen with autism

Posted March 11, 2018 at 03:18 PM | Updated March 11, 2018 at 03:24 PM

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Hundreds of volunteers have been combing the city of Rochester and areas around the Genesee River since last week in search of Treyvan Rowe, a missing

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Nypost.com: Maloney no longer believes vaccines cause autism

Nypost.com: Maloney no longer believes vaccines cause autism

A veteran congresswoman on Sunday backed away from her years of championing a discredited movement that claims vaccines cause autism.

A campaign spokesman for Rep. Carolyn Maloney said the congresswoman now “does not believe there is a link between vaccinations and autism.”

“Congresswoman Maloney believes in the efficacy and safety

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Rapidcityjournal.com: Thinking About Health: Chelation is dangerous treatment for autism

Rapidcityjournal.com: Thinking About Health: Chelation is dangerous treatment for autism

Almost exactly 20 years ago, British doctor Andrew Wakefield caused a sensation with a now notorious article in a respectable medical journal. The article claimed a link between childhood autism and the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine.

The article was eventually retracted, Wakefield’s license revoked and the content widely

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Washingtonpost.com: He has autism. He's willing and able to work. Can he find the right fit?

Washingtonpost.com: He has autism. He's willing and able to work. Can he find the right fit?

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In the past decade, Tom Whalen, a 27-year-old Baltimore County man, has had jobs at an animal shelter, a mailroom, multiple grocery stores, a doggy day-care center and a landscaping company.

He is chatty, outgoing and engaging, quick to win over strangers and ask

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Msn.com: Parents of children with autism stage protest at Public Health Minister's office

Msn.com: Parents of children with autism stage protest at Public Health Minister's office

© Jonah Aspler/Global News Parents protested outside Lucie Charlebois’ Montreal office on Sunday, March 11, 2018.

About 20 Montreal parents and and their children gathered outside the office of Quebec’s Youth Protection and Public Health minister, Lucie Charlebois, to protest the lack of access to support for kids with autism.

They

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Mycentraljersey.com: Benjamin Ludwig's “Ginny Moon” has a different type of heroine

Mycentraljersey.com: Benjamin Ludwig's “Ginny Moon” has a different type of heroine

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Here’s what’s happening this weekend.

Benjamin Ludwig(Photo: ~Courtesy of the Author)

Benjamin Ludwig’s “Ginny Moon” was a Barnes and Noble ‘Discover Great New Writers’ selection, one of Amazon.com’s 20 Best Books of 2017, and recipient of many plaudits and prizes.

That’s astonishing for a debut novel.

More

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Sde.co.ke: I hope my son will develop his speech – Mother of child battling ADHD & OCD

Sde.co.ke: I hope my son will develop his speech – Mother of child battling ADHD & OCD

Roselyne Boyani with her son Glen [Photo: Courtesy]

Roselyne Boyani is a mother living in hope that her son Glen, 6 diagnosed with autism, ADHD and OCD will develop his speech after therapy.

Glen was born a normal baby. He had no issues at birth. He even had normal developmental milestones. However, at

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