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News-medical.net: Researchers identify key protein involved in irregular brain cell activity

News-medical.net: Researchers identify key protein involved in irregular brain cell activity

July 17, 2018

In a new study in mice, researchers have identified a key protein involved in the irregular brain cell activity seen in autism spectrum disorders and epilepsy. The protein, p53, is well-known in cancer biology as a tumor suppressor.

The findings, reported in the journal Human Molecular Genetics,

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Firstcoastnews.com: Teen diagnosed with autism reported missing out of St. Augustine Beach

Firstcoastnews.com: Teen diagnosed with autism reported missing out of St. Augustine Beach

Authorities have safely located a teen with high-functioning autism who was reported missing Tuesday out of St. Augustine Beach, according to the St. Augustine Beach Police.

Cole Hafner, 17, was reported missing after he was last seen walking northbound in the 800 block of A1A Beach Boulevard, where he was

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News4jax.com: Authorities search for teen with autism last seen in St. Augustine Beach

News4jax.com: Authorities search for teen with autism last seen in St. Augustine Beach

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – Authorities with the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office were searching for a 17-year-old boy with autism who disappeared near A1A at Beach Boulevard around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The Sheriff’s Office said Cole Hafner was located in good condition several hours later just south of Crescent

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Dailystar.co.uk: Elle Macpherson 'dating Brit doctor banned over MMR jab and autism link'

Dailystar.co.uk: Elle Macpherson 'dating Brit doctor banned over MMR jab and autism link'

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SMOOCH: Elle and Wakefi eld kiss in Miami

The 54-year-old was spotted smooching Andrew Wakefield at a market in Miami.

The 61-year-old medic started the modern anti-vaccination movement by publishing research which sparked worldwide alarm about the side-effects of the MMR injection.

Wakefield, who reportedly started dating Elle

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Uncova.com: Elle Macpherson Seen Kissing Andrew Wakefield, Who Linked Vaccines To Autism in Retracted Study

Uncova.com: Elle Macpherson Seen Kissing Andrew Wakefield, Who Linked Vaccines To Autism in Retracted Study




One year after her divorce from billionaire Jeffrey Soffer, supermodel Elle Macpherson appears to be dating again.




Macpherson, 54, was spotted kissing former controversial British doctor, Andrew Wakefield, 61.




The pair was photographed in Miami on Friday during an outing at a farmer’s market. The sighting comes

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Moneysmart.sg: Autism, ADHD & Dyslexia in Singapore – Cost Guide to Testing & Treatment

Moneysmart.sg: Autism, ADHD & Dyslexia in Singapore – Cost Guide to Testing & Treatment

One of the problems with modern parenthood is that you’re always wondering whether your child’s academic and disciplinary issues are due to regular naughty kid behaviour or if there’s a condition behind it, such as ADHD, dyslexia or autism.

Although they are completely different developmental disorders, they are often discussed together because they share several symptoms. Not

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Wkyc.com: Cedar Point emphasizes sensory-friendly activities for Autism Awareness Week

Wkyc.com: Cedar Point emphasizes sensory-friendly activities for Autism Awareness Week

This week, in partnership with the Autism Society of America, Cedar Point is making it a little easier for families with autistic children to enjoy themselves.

The park is celebrating Autism Awareness Week, and has made the public aware of the many sensory-friendly options it has. Director of Communications Tony

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Csicop.org: On Unsubstantiated Yet Prevalent Therapeutic Interventions for Autism [Part II]

Csicop.org: On Unsubstantiated Yet Prevalent Therapeutic Interventions for Autism [Part II]

Woo Watch Kavin Senapathy July 17, 2018

***Editor’s note: See part 1 of this column here for an overview of the current body of knowledge on the range of conditions classified as autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and to read about DAN! protocol, chlorine dioxide, secretin, chelation therapy, hyperbaric oxygen therapy,

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