Day: April 6, 2018

Sgvtribune.com: El Monte is raising autism awareness with this kid-friendly event next weekend

Sgvtribune.com: El Monte is raising autism awareness with this kid-friendly event next weekend

El Monte is hosting its third annual Autism Resource Conference next Saturday, April 14.

The event is held to coincide with Autism Awareness Month. It will include a speech from Hector Ochoa, an advocate for people with disabilities.

Kids can enjoy balloon artists, face painting and giveaways. There will also be

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Sandiegodowntownnews.com: 'Love and autism'

Sandiegodowntownnews.com: 'Love and autism'

By Jennifer Coburn

Humans make sense of the world through story-telling. We all love good stories, but they may be especially meaningful for those whose brains operate just a bit differently — and for those of us who know and love them.

Award-winning San Diego author Sally J. Pla has

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Parents.com: One Sister's Heartfelt Message About Her 3 Brothers With Autism Goes Viral for the Best Reason

Parents.com: One Sister's Heartfelt Message About Her 3 Brothers With Autism Goes Viral for the Best Reason

Courtesy of Ali Carbone

Long Island native Ali Carbone attributes a lot of who she is to Michael, 24, Anthony, 18, and Luke, 16—her three little brothers who have autism. The now 26-year-old’s deep levels of understanding ASD (autistic spectrum disorder) is all thanks to the beautiful uniqueness of

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Wvnews.com: Walk for Autism to benefit children, families dealing with autism

Wvnews.com: Walk for Autism to benefit children, families dealing with autism

NUTTER FORT — While organizations across the country are celebrating National Autism Awareness Month, the Corridor Chapter of the Autism Society-West Virginia is bringing families in North Central West Virginia together for fun and to offer a little assistance.

The sixth annual Walk for Autism will provide a chance

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Autismsupportnetwork.com: “You would always have my back”: Brothers with autism navigate life together

Autismsupportnetwork.com: “You would always have my back”: Brothers with autism navigate life together

Liyna Anwar

Brothers Russell, 28, and Remmick Wadsworth, 27, have autism. As kids, they had trouble with social interactions, so they often relied on each other for support during tough situations. Now, as the siblings navigate the working world, they’re still looking out for each other.

Remmick remembers his first

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Fox11online.com: Appleton airport lights building blue in honor of autism

Fox11online.com: Appleton airport lights building blue in honor of autism

Appleton International Airport will light up blue for the month of April to raise awareness for Autism, April 6, 2018. (WLUK)

GREENVILLE (WLUK) — Appleton International Airport is supporting Autism Awareness Month by lighting up the airport building blue every night this April.

They will also host “Wings for

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Spectrumnews.org: In autism, brain's emotion hub begins with too many cells

Spectrumnews.org: In autism, brain's emotion hub begins with too many cells

Fiber frenzy: In young children with autism, extra neuronal connections may sprout from the amygdala, a brain region governing fear.

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Editor’s Note

This article was originally published 13 November 2016, based on preliminary data presented at the 2016 Society for Neuroscience annual meeting in San Diego, California. We

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Blog:The Secret Aspie- Sleepy

Blog:The Secret Aspie- Sleepy

My sleep last night was short, I don’t know why I keep thinking I can go to bed early, any time earlier than 10:30 pm and I’m awake at 3 am staring into the dark. 9:30 pm doesn’t seem too early does it? Two and a half hours later the sun is coming up and I have given up on trying to go back to sleep.

I had 3 blocked calls from R in

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Finanznachrichten.de: Autism Geniuses of the World: Newton Mass Man with Autism Inspires Guatemala as Country Passes National Law Supporting Autism Awareness

Finanznachrichten.de: Autism Geniuses of the World: Newton Mass Man with Autism Inspires Guatemala as Country Passes National Law Supporting Autism Awareness

BOSTON, MA / ACCESSWIRE / April 6, 2018 / April has been designated as National Autism Awareness Month by the Autism Society, and for 25 years organizations and communities worldwide Greater Boston included have used this time to promote inclusion and self-determination for all. In fact, one of Boston’s

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