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Simplemost.com: This Mom And Her Non-verbal Son With Autism Won Jimmy Fallon's 'Say Mama' Contest–and …

Simplemost.com: This Mom And Her Non-verbal Son With Autism Won Jimmy Fallon's 'Say Mama' Contest–and …

Her son may not speak, but he has a voice! Marie Rossiter 2017-10-19

One mom’s emotional journey with her son has led the pair into the national spotlight, thanks to an honest and touching video. Kate Swenson’s 6-year-old son, Cooper, is on the autism spectrum and doesn’t talk. So, when

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Tennessean.com: Fairview father urges police training for interaction with autistic, mentally disabled

Tennessean.com: Fairview father urges police training for interaction with autistic, mentally disabled

Flagging notification system alerts police, first responders to special needs residents

Mike Lawson want to make sure Fairview police have adequate training on interacting wtih autistic and mentally-disabled children and adults like his daughter Kelly, shown here posing with Nashville Sounds’ mascot Ozzie.(Photo: submitted)

People are often urged

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Medicalnewsbulletin.com: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Medicalnewsbulletin.com: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is classified as a pervasive developmental disorder and affects as many as one out of every 68 people. It is characterized by an extreme difficulty with social interactions, difficulty with communication, and limited interests. Because Autism is a spectrum condition, there is a very broad

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News-medical.net: Jealousy study in pair-bonded monkeys offers insight into human emotions and behavior

News-medical.net: Jealousy study in pair-bonded monkeys offers insight into human emotions and behavior

October 19, 2017

It’s perhaps one of the most common emotions to feel in a relationship, but one that’s virtually untouched when it comes to studying relationships in monogamous primate species. What scientists have recently discovered about jealousy in pair-bonded titi monkeys at the California National Primate Research Center (CNPRC)

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Thescienceofeating.com: Italian Court Rules Mercury & Aluminum in Vaccines Cause Autism: US Media Continues Total Blackout of Medical Truth

Thescienceofeating.com: Italian Court Rules Mercury & Aluminum in Vaccines Cause Autism: US Media Continues Total Blackout of Medical Truth

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It has been more than five months since an Italian court in Milan awarded compensation to the family of a young boy who developed autism from a six-in-one hexavalent vaccine manufactured by corrupt British drug giant GlaxoSmithKline(GSK), and the U.S. media is still nowhere to

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Newswire.com: Custom Trained Autism Service Dog to Help 16-Year-Old in Pittsford, New York

Newswire.com: Custom Trained Autism Service Dog to Help 16-Year-Old in Pittsford, New York

A sixteen year old boy named Joshua in Pittsford, New York, receives a highly trained Autism Service Dog from Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers.

Press Release – updated: Oct 19, 2017 19:00 EDT

Pittsford, NY, October 19, 2017 (Newswire.com) – A sixteen-year-old boy named Joshua in Pittsford, New York, received

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Hollywoodreporter.com: Louis C.K., Stephen Colbert Among Stars to Appear on HBO's Autism Benefit Special

Hollywoodreporter.com: Louis C.K., Stephen Colbert Among Stars to Appear on HBO's Autism Benefit Special

Jon Stewart, Louis C.K. and Stephen Colbert will all appear on HBO’s autism benefit special, ‘NIght of Too Many Stars.’

‘Night of Too Many Stars,’ which previously aired on Comedy Central, will be hosted by ‘Daily Show’ alum Jon Stewart on Nov. 8.

Comedians are lining up to perform on

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Wgntv.com: Program aims to put drivers with autism and officers at ease during traffic stops

Wgntv.com: Program aims to put drivers with autism and officers at ease during traffic stops

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The flashing lights, the sirens. For many drivers, a routine traffic stop can spark anxiety. Now factor in a driver with autism. When it comes to law enforcement, the rules of engagement are clear. But for those who have difficulty processing social

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Digitaljournal.com: Highly Trained Autism Service Dog to Help Twin Daughters Age Six in Chester, Maryland

Digitaljournal.com: Highly Trained Autism Service Dog to Help Twin Daughters Age Six in Chester, Maryland

Six-year old twin girls living in Chester, Maryland, received a very special Autism Service Dog delivery today from Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers.

CHESTER, Md. – October 19, 2017 – (Newswire.com)

Caitlyn and Riley, six-year-old twin girls living in Chester, Maryland, received a very special Autism Service Dog delivery today from Service

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Daltondailycitizen.com: Editorial: New children's institute in much needed in area

Daltondailycitizen.com: Editorial: New children's institute in much needed in area

The announcement of the Anna Shaw Children’s Institute was well-timed.

The center, to be built by Hamilton Health Care System, “will be a regional center for the care of children who are experiencing the challenges of autism spectrum disorder, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder or developmental delays.” Plans for the center were

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People.com: Teen Allegedly Confesses to Drowning 6-Year-Old Nephew with Autism in Bathtub

People.com: Teen Allegedly Confesses to Drowning 6-Year-Old Nephew with Autism in Bathtub

The teen uncle of a 6-year-old Washington boy found dead in a dumpster Tuesday allegedly confessed to drowning him in a bathtub, according to court documents obtained by PEOPLE.

Andrew Henckel, 19, of Kerrville, Texas, allegedly told police during questioning that he was visiting his relatives in Lynnwood, Washington, and had been

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