Day: July 4, 2018

Video:Fathering Autism- Stephen’s Story Part 2

Video:Fathering Autism- Stephen’s Story Part 2

Thank you to everyone all over the world for making this happen. Here is part 2 of Stephen’s Story. To see part one check out Bri’s video here https://youtu.be/L0Z9e66eEmQ

Kings Castle http://www.kingscastle.org

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Sciencedaily.com: Strategic classroom intervention can make big difference for autism students

Sciencedaily.com: Strategic classroom intervention can make big difference for autism students

Special training for teachers may mean big results for students with autism spectrum disorder, according to Florida State University and Emory University researchers.

In a new study, children whose teachers received specialized training “were initiating more, participating more, having back-and-forth conversations more, and responding to their teachers and peers more

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News-medical.net: Scientists focus on critical regulatory protein to find clues on cancer, neurodegenerative diseases

News-medical.net: Scientists focus on critical regulatory protein to find clues on cancer, neurodegenerative diseases

June 30, 2018

James McNew’s and Michael Stern’s biochemical hunt for the root cause of a rare, paralyzing genetic disorder is a 10-year quest that’s taken an unexpected turn toward everyday killers such as Alzheimer’s disease, cancer and aging.

The National Institutes of Health has awarded the Rice University scientists

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News-leader.com: Parents upset their son, with autism, was able to enter Willard Aquatic Center unnoticed

News-leader.com: Parents upset their son, with autism, was able to enter Willard Aquatic Center unnoticed

Lyric Maggard, 4, was photographed by his family Saturday after jumping into the Willard Aquatic Center.(Photo: Nichole Maggard)

Following a heart-pounding incident Saturday, the parents of a 4-year-old boy allege they were told to exit the Willard Aquatic Center — and never come back.

Zachary and Nichole Maggard said

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Sciencedaily.com: Why males are more at risk than females for neurodevelopmental disorders

Sciencedaily.com: Why males are more at risk than females for neurodevelopmental disorders

Researchers have recently begun to realize that biological sex plays a key role in disease risk. Sex plays a role in hypertension, diabetes, arthritis — and in many neurological and psychiatric disorders. Depression and anxiety affect females more, while neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism spectrum disorders, early onset schizophrenia, and attention

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Spectrumnews.org: How the new U.S. 'Right to Try' law could harm people with autism

Spectrumnews.org: How the new U.S. 'Right to Try' law could harm people with autism

Diana Zuckerman

President, National Center for Health Research

You may have heard of the ‘Right to Try,’ a bill that President Donald Trump signed into law on 30 May. The U.S. law expands doctors’ ability to prescribe experimental drugs for people with life-threatening conditions.

This sounds like a good

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