Day: April 14, 2018

Sciencedaily.com: Mental disorders among leading causes of illness in children worldwide

Sciencedaily.com: Mental disorders among leading causes of illness in children worldwide

While global rates of mental disorders in children have remained stable over time, the decline of infectious diseases will place mental disorders among the main causes of disease in children aged 4-15 years, according to a study published in the open access journal Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health.

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Wdtv.com: Walk for Autism

Wdtv.com: Walk for Autism

HARRISON COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV) – People of all ages got together for the sixth annual Walk for Autism this morning at the Clarksburg City Park.

Balloons were released into the air, declaring April 14th as Autism Acceptance Day in the town of Nutter Fort. Teams took a lap around the

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Chicagoeveningpost.com: Molly Ola Pinney, Founder and CEO of the International Nonprofit, Global Autism Project, Delivered …

Chicagoeveningpost.com: Molly Ola Pinney, Founder and CEO of the International Nonprofit, Global Autism Project, Delivered …

Founder and CEO of Global Autism Project, Molly Ola Pinney, was a featured speaker at the TEDx Live event at the Zeiterion Theatre in New Bedford, MA, challenging the way people think about helping others.

World Autism Awareness Month officially kicked off on April 2nd with World Autism Awareness Day.

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Winknews.com: Families brought together through autism acceptance event in Fort Myers

Winknews.com: Families brought together through autism acceptance event in Fort Myers

FORT MYERS

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April is Autism Acceptance Month.

On Saturday, Family Initiative Incorporated partnered with Lee County Schools to hold their second annual Autism Acceptance Event at Christ Community Church.

Kids from all over SWFL played a wide variety of interactive games. Instructors also educated adults on the importance of

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Rrstar.com: Rockford boy, 7, finds success in autism treatment thanks to therapy, patience and love

Rrstar.com: Rockford boy, 7, finds success in autism treatment thanks to therapy, patience and love

Kimberly Watley Correspondent

ROCKFORD — Ahlam Thabet had never heard of autism when Manika Bhateja, a pediatrician at SwedishAmerican, suggested that Thabet’s 7-year-old son, Fahd Hussein, be evaluated for it.

“It is hard for parents to hear any diagnosis, or anything except, ‘See you next year,’” Bhateja said.

Thabet, of Rockford,

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Myhighplains.com: AC Hosts Autism Awareness Event

Myhighplains.com: AC Hosts Autism Awareness Event

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AMARILLO – Amarillo College partnered with the Panhandle ABA Resource Association (PARA) today to host an activity-filled morning that included the inaugural BLUE MAN DASH, a 5K run and autism awareness

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Doctor Makes Great Strides with Unique Treatment for Autism

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Doctor Makes Great Strides with Unique Treatment for Autism

Significant overall improvements often occur in those with autism or autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by medically treating their coexisting inner-ear/cerebellar-determined (dyslexia or learning disabilities (LD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and anxiety related) symptoms with inner-ear-improving medications.

Despite significant scientific advances, we currently do not know the primary cause(s)

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Belfastlive.co.uk: Autism NI family fun days bring out thousands of families

Belfastlive.co.uk: Autism NI family fun days bring out thousands of families

Autism NI’s ‘Making Sense of Autism’ family fun days brought thousands of families out on Saturday.

Autism NI supports individuals and their families living with Autism to become integrated and valued members of the community.

In celebration of World Autism Awareness Month this April thousands of families attended the ‘Making

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Thehindu.com: In the hope of a cure: can stem cells treat autism?

Thehindu.com: In the hope of a cure: can stem cells treat autism?

Two months after his son, Apartim Dey Singha, turned two, Apurba Dey Singha, a chartered accountant based in Kolkata, felt that the boy seemed to be manifesting “developmental challenges”. These included a marked reluctance to maintain eye contact, diminished communication skills and “hyper-aggressiveness”. After visits to child psychologists — a

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