Month: October 2018

Laughingplace.com: Disney Reportedly Tries to Keep Autism Lawsuits Out of Court

Laughingplace.com: Disney Reportedly Tries to Keep Autism Lawsuits Out of Court

The Walt Disney Company is reportedly fighting to keep 30 lawsuits out of court. The lawsuits come from park guests with autism who claim the Disney parks did not properly accommodate them, according to Orlando Sentinel.

Disney filed a petition to combat an August court decision allowing the guests to bring their

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Theepochtimes.com: Child With Autism Seen Being Dragged Through School, Video Shows

Theepochtimes.com: Child With Autism Seen Being Dragged Through School, Video Shows

Video footage posted by a school in Lexington, Kentucky, shows staff members dragging an autistic child through the facility. The boy’s mother, however, accused the school of abusing the boy, claiming he had cuts and bruises.

Jo Grayson said that her autistic 11-year-old son, Thatcher, is mostly non-verbal, epileptic, celiac,

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Dailymail.co.uk: Pictured: Teacher killed in M4 horror smash when autism school minibus and HGV collided – as …

Dailymail.co.uk: Pictured: Teacher killed in M4 horror smash when autism school minibus and HGV collided – as …

Pictured: ‘Beautiful angel’ teacher killed in M4 smash when autism school minibus and HGV collided – as third victim dies in hospital after tragedyLorraine Maclellan among two killed at scene of crash on M4 midday yesterdayMinibus was returning to Prior’s Court in Thatcham, Berkshire, after a work trip Police said driver of

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Spectrumnews.org: Rapid method connects DNA shape to gene activity in cells

Spectrumnews.org: Rapid method connects DNA shape to gene activity in cells

Color chart: Merging gene expression and DNA-packaging data reveals 14 cell types in a mouse kidney.

A new technique reveals the active genes and the regions that regulate them in thousands of single cells at once1. The method involves combining two existing techniques and dramatically scaling them up.

A cell’s

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Blog:The Other Side- Giving is getting: the social 'cure' for autism (the  power dynamics exposed).

Blog:The Other Side- Giving is getting: the social 'cure' for autism (the power dynamics exposed).

Sonia Boué – process image for a forthcoming performance piece.

I acknowledge my privilege – I am enabled to give in my art practice. How many autistics are excluded? Process image for a forthcoming performance piece. 

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Giving is getting.

Yes – I’m talking power dynamics and socially embedded disadvantage.

My thoughts flow from a series of encounters.  Most notably a comment about ‘functional’ language in autism. Neuro-normative culture misinterprets autistic expression.  It tends to frame what is

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Msn.com: Autism-Themed Comedy 'The A Girl' From Brenda Hampton Gets Disney Channel Pilot Order, Sets Cast

Msn.com: Autism-Themed Comedy 'The A Girl' From Brenda Hampton Gets Disney Channel Pilot Order, Sets Cast

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Disney Channel has greenlighted The A Girl, a single-camera comedy pilot about a teenage girl on the autism spectrum. It comes from Brenda Hampton, creator of two very successful teen dramas, 7th Heaven, and The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She had three consultants in writing the

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Video:invisible i- What I got for my Birthday! | invisible i

Video:invisible i- What I got for my Birthday! | invisible i

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News-medical.net: Studies demonstrate effect of Ketogenic Diet on cognitive health in animals

News-medical.net: Studies demonstrate effect of Ketogenic Diet on cognitive health in animals

We’ve all experienced a “gut feeling” — when we know deep down inside that something is true. That phenomenon and others (like “butterflies in the stomach”) aptly describe what scientists have now demonstrated: that the gut and the brain are more closely connected than we once thought, and in fact

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Mirror.co.uk: M4 crash: Third member of staff from autism school dies after horrific accident

Mirror.co.uk: M4 crash: Third member of staff from autism school dies after horrific accident

Three people have now died following a road traffic collision on the M4 in Berkshire.

Two members of staff from Prior’s Court school in Berkshire died following the tragic incident yesterday.

The driver of the mini-bus has now been confirmed as the third fatality .

The three young adults were

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