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Northjersey.com: Autism rates in NJ are the highest in the United States, have tripled in last 12 years

Northjersey.com: Autism rates in NJ are the highest in the United States, have tripled in last 12 years

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Video: New facility for autistic adults opens in New Milford, NJ. Marko Georgiev/NorthJersey.com

Life skills Coach Justin Vollmin works with learner James fisher, learner Justin Knapp at the new facility of Institute for Educational Achievement for adults with autism in New Milford, NJ.(Photo: Georgiev, Marko, Marko Georgiev/NorthJersey.com)

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Gizmodo.com: The Rate of Kids Diagnosed With Autism Is Still Climbing–CDC Estimates One in 59 Has It

Gizmodo.com: The Rate of Kids Diagnosed With Autism Is Still Climbing–CDC Estimates One in 59 Has It

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There are few solid things we know about autism spectrum disorder (ASD), maybe save that vaccines don’t cause it. But a new report, released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, seems to reaffirm a long-standing pattern: The rate of autism diagnoses is

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Medicalxpress.com: US autism rates rise 15 percent; New Jersey rates remain highest

Medicalxpress.com: US autism rates rise 15 percent; New Jersey rates remain highest

Quinn, an autistic boy, and the line of toys he made before falling asleep. Repeatedly stacking or lining up objects is a behavior commonly associated with autism. Credit: Wikipedia.

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health contributed to a new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and

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Petgazette.biz: Dogs can not get autism, says BVA

Petgazette.biz: Dogs can not get autism, says BVA

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has said there is no scientifically proven link between vaccines and autism, nor is there proof that dogs are capable of developing the condition.

This information has come following a rise in pet owners refusing to vaccinate their pets, fearing that potentially life-saving injection could

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Sacbee.com: A marijuana compound to treat autism? Scientists in California are looking for answers

Sacbee.com: A marijuana compound to treat autism? Scientists in California are looking for answers

It’s already used to treat epilepsy in some children — and now researchers are examining whether a marijuana compound could also be helpful for those with autism.

The University of California San Diego announced in a news release that it will be conducting a test on children with “severe” autism

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Wvnews.com: Children's League marks autism, hearing and speech months

Wvnews.com: Children's League marks autism, hearing and speech months

CUMBERLAND — The Children’s League joins in recognizing and celebrating April as National Autism Month and May as Better Hearing & Speech Month.

“The league hopes to bring increased awareness of these issues that face so many children today,” Executive Director Cathy Growden said. “The League is passionate about

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Healthnutnews.com: Meta-analysis madness in vaccine-autism science

Healthnutnews.com: Meta-analysis madness in vaccine-autism science

By World Mercury Project Board Member JB Handley, Co-Founder, Generation Rescue

Inexplicably, a 2014 “meta-analysis” of published science exploring the relationship between vaccines and autism has become the evidence du jour to prove “vaccines don’t cause autism.” The inadequacies of the 2014 paper are simple to understand and reveal much about the

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Thearea.org: PTC Explores the Use of Augmented Reality Technology for Autism

Thearea.org: PTC Explores the Use of Augmented Reality Technology for Autism

Collaboration with Boston Children’s Hospital Reaches Milestone During National Autism Awareness Month, Shows Promise of Augmented Reality in Early Intervention

PTC today announced its collaboration with Boston Children’s Hospital, the number one pediatric hospital in the United States, to explore the use of augmented reality (AR) to help children with autism

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Al.com: Crawfish Boil, Autism Day, Friday Night Fireworks highlight April 26-30 Barons homestand

Al.com: Crawfish Boil, Autism Day, Friday Night Fireworks highlight April 26-30 Barons homestand

The Birmingham Barons are back in town at Regions Field for a 5-game homestand against the Biloxi Shuckers from April 26-30 which includes such special promotional events as Mardi Gras Night Crawfish Boil, Autism Friendly Day and Talladega Tribute.

The homestand also includes such regular events as Thirsty Thursday and

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