Day: Jan 15, 2019

Heraldscotland.com: Those who know least about autism more likely to be anti-MMR, finds US study

Heraldscotland.com: Those who know least about autism more likely to be anti-MMR, finds US study

NEW research shows that those who know the least about autism – but are the most over-confident in their knowledge – are most likely to be hostile to vaccination and put their trust in non-experts.

The US study sheds light on the persistence of anti-vaccination campaigns despite repeated failures to establish

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Theceomagazine.com: New research into autism smashes our misconceptions

Theceomagazine.com: New research into autism smashes our misconceptions

Recent studies are challenging our understanding of the condition on two different fronts.

By The CEO Magazine

Posted on January 15, 2019

A lifelong developmental condition, autism affects the way a person relates to their environment and their interactions with others. Recently, there’s been some assumption-smashing new research

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Cbslocal.com: Police: Mother Strangled, Abused 6-Year-Old Son With Autism After He Defecated In Pants

Cbslocal.com: Police: Mother Strangled, Abused 6-Year-Old Son With Autism After He Defecated In Pants

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter

ARNOLD, Pa. (KDKA) — An Arnold woman is accused of strangling and abusing her 6-year-old son, who has autism, after he defecated in his pants.

According to a criminal complaint, officers responded to a child abuse report Saturday afternoon at a home on 5th Avenue.

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Openminds.com: Per-Child Per-Month Impact Of State Autism Insurance Mandates Range From $61 To $1299

Openminds.com: Per-Child Per-Month Impact Of State Autism Insurance Mandates Range From $61 To $1299

State-level insurance mandates had a variable effect on the insurer and family’s share of spending on services for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) between 2008 and 2012. The per-child per-month insurer spending ranged from $61 to $1,299. Mandates had an insignificant effect on insurer spending for children with the lowest spending

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments
Nba.com: Suns Continue to Support, Impact and Proudly Represent Local Community

Nba.com: Suns Continue to Support, Impact and Proudly Represent Local Community

Since 1968, the Phoenix Suns have been committed to the Valley and have strived to implement themselves further and further into the Phoenix community they proudly represent. From local non-profits to Phoenix schools to surrounding businesses, the Suns have assisted in helping shape Phoenix through their constant support and impact

Read the full article at the original source

Posted by ASD-Search in ASD News, Newsfeed, 0 comments