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Healthcanal.com: Congenital heart disease genes linked to autism and other disorders

Healthcanal.com: Congenital heart disease genes linked to autism and other disorders

By Bill Hathaway

Thanks to surgery, about 90 percent of infants born with congenital heart disease (CHD) survive to adulthood, but many face a lifetime of related health problems such as neurodevelopmental abnormalities, respiratory problems, and heart arrhythmias.

“We are great at fixing the plumbing but not at fixing the

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Cbc.ca: 'Good time, hot day': P.E.I. athlete with autism runs in Chicago Marathon

Cbc.ca: 'Good time, hot day': P.E.I. athlete with autism runs in Chicago Marathon

P.E.I.’s Alex Bain finished the Chicago Marathon Sunday in 3:17:09, good enough for 2,383rd overall in the 42.195-kilometre race.

“Good time, hot day, not a BQ (Boston qualifying time),” Bain told CBC News in an email, adding there were “big crowds.”

Bain’s mother, Janet Norman-Bain, travels with him and helps out the

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Bloomberg.com: Speed Traders Race for Autism Research on Wall Street Bike Ride

Bloomberg.com: Speed Traders Race for Autism Research on Wall Street Bike Ride

Suited up in a white sweat-wicking jersey and compression shorts, Chris Marino steered into a rest stop near mile 44 of the trading industry’s annual fall bike ride for autism research. Colleagues and friends in matching apparel pulled up alongside him Saturday, some grousing about the punishing hills on the

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Postguam.com: 'He's the angel in our family': Young man with autism dies after hit by car

Postguam.com: 'He's the angel in our family': Young man with autism dies after hit by car

Michael Steven Cruz was a young man who loved to sing – CHamoru songs were his favorite. And through singing, he brought smiles to family and neighbors.

“He’s the angel in our family,” Ryan Joshua “R.J.” Cruz said, who regards his beloved cousin as his brother because they’re so close,

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Industrytoday.co.uk: Autism Disorder and Treatment Market by Autistic Disorder, Asperger Syndrome and Pervasive Developmental Types and Forecasts to 2022

Industrytoday.co.uk: Autism Disorder and Treatment Market by Autistic Disorder, Asperger Syndrome and Pervasive Developmental Types and Forecasts to 2022

Autism Disorder and Treatment Market report provide overview of key players and their strategic profiling in the market, comprehensively analyzing their core competencies, and drawing a competitive landscape for the market in-depth.

The Worldwide Autism Disorder and Treatment Market report analyze the market on the basis of types of treatment

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Utexas.edu: UT Austin's Speech and Hearing Center Offers Free Training to Parents of Children with Autism

Utexas.edu: UT Austin's Speech and Hearing Center Offers Free Training to Parents of Children with Autism

Moody College of Communication

AUSTIN, Texas — Free training is available to Texans to enhance language and communication skills of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) through a continuing program at The University of Texas at Austin.

Made possible through a grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board,

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Fox17online.com: Study suggests prenatal vitamins reduces child's risk for autism

Fox17online.com: Study suggests prenatal vitamins reduces child's risk for autism

× Study suggests prenatal vitamins reduces child’s risk for autism

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.– A new study suggests that taking multivitamins during pregnancy can reduce a child’s risk of developing autism.

Researchers analyzed more than 125 million mothers and their babies in Sweden.

In the study, the odds of autism

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Stalbansreview.co.uk: Pets at Home in Griffiths Way, St Albans welcomes autistic teens from Radlett Lodge ahead of …

Stalbansreview.co.uk: Pets at Home in Griffiths Way, St Albans welcomes autistic teens from Radlett Lodge ahead of …

A store welcomed young people with autism to a special tour and workshop ahead of a national campaign.

Pets at Home in Griffiths Way, St Albans, welcomes pupils from Radlett Lodge, a specialist National Autistic Society school, to have a special tour and learn about the animals in the store.

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Dailymail.co.uk: Revealed: The stranger on a train who was hailed a hero for helping a young mother when her …

Dailymail.co.uk: Revealed: The stranger on a train who was hailed a hero for helping a young mother when her …

Gayna Pealling from Farnborough was travelling on a train with her two childrenHer son Jack, five, suffers from autism and ADHD and had a public ‘meltdown’ Recruitment consultant Dan Ball, 21, stepped in and calmed down the youngsterMs Pealling and hero appear together on ITV’s This Morning to raise awareness

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Looktothestars.org: Autism Speaks To Host Annual Into The Blue Fashion Gala

Looktothestars.org: Autism Speaks To Host Annual Into The Blue Fashion Gala

Autism Speaks is thrilled to announce the Into The Blue Fashion Gala taking place on Saturday, October 21 at Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles.

The Annual Signature Gala brings together over 400 influencers from the Southern California area to raise vital funds for autism research, advocacy, and resources for

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Spectrumnews.org: Despite dearth of data, firms sell brain training as autism antidote

Spectrumnews.org: Despite dearth of data, firms sell brain training as autism antidote

On the website of the company Neurocore, an illustration of an anthropomorphized human brain, complete with hopeful eyes and a wide smile, is pumping iron. “A stronger brain makes anything possible,” says the tagline next to the cheery brain.

This concept — body-building for the brain — is the premise behind

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Itv.com: Autism helplines

Itv.com: Autism helplines

Use our helplines for more information and support on autistic spectrum disorders

NHS Choices – Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Adults with autism

Autistic spectrum disorders

Living with autism

Parent’s guide to autism

Autism and Asperger syndrome are both part of a range of related developmental disorders known as autistic

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