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Albanyherald.com: Autism acceptance festival set for Saturday at Thronateeska Heritage Center

Albanyherald.com: Autism acceptance festival set for Saturday at Thronateeska Heritage Center

ALBANY — Beckhom Behavioral Consulting is preparing to host its third annual autism acceptance and resource festival, an event sponsored by various businesses and family supporters to educate the community on the impact autism has on individuals, families and the community as a whole while also promoting acceptance and

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Nevadabusiness.com: Newton Learning Center Celebrates Autism Awareness Month with Reno Aces

Nevadabusiness.com: Newton Learning Center Celebrates Autism Awareness Month with Reno Aces

Daniel Griffin throws out the first pitch at Newton Learning Center’s Reno Aces Night in 2017. Newton Learning Center’s 5th annual Reno Aces Night is Friday, April 6.

Student Briana Ward throws out first pitch

RENO – Newton Learning Center celebrates Autism Awareness Month with their 5th annual Reno Aces

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People.com: Sesame Place Becomes First Theme Park in the World Designated as a Certified Autism Center

People.com: Sesame Place Becomes First Theme Park in the World Designated as a Certified Autism Center

Sesame Place in Pennsylvania is the first amusement park in the world to become a designated autism center, officials announced on Monday.

Officials with the Langhorne theme park teamed up with The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards to achieve the special certification, according to the park’s

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Sciencedaily.com: Fragile X imaging study reveals differences in infant brains

Sciencedaily.com: Fragile X imaging study reveals differences in infant brains

For the first time, UNC School of Medicine researchers have used MRIs to show that babies with the neurodevelopmental condition fragile X syndrome had less-developed white matter compared to infants that did not develop the condition. Imaging various sections of white matter from different angles can help researchers focus on

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Metro.co.uk: What is PDA autism?

Metro.co.uk: What is PDA autism?

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World Autism Awareness Week is just behind us, but that certainly doesn’t mean the conversation about autism needs to end.

One of the main reasons autism is still so misunderstood is because it exists on a spectrum.

Therefore, although autistic people will have many of the

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Goodnewsnetwork.org: Treatment For Autism to Start Trials After Successful Testing, Good For Alzheimer's Too

Goodnewsnetwork.org: Treatment For Autism to Start Trials After Successful Testing, Good For Alzheimer's Too

A potential treatment for the most common form of autism is on its way to human trials after it was proven successful in mice.

Drug developer Tetra Discovery Partners has received clearance from the FDA to begin phase two of their testing for a treatment called BPN14770.

The therapeutic agent could

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Dhakatribune.com: Cultural affairs minister cautions against autism fund misuse

Dhakatribune.com: Cultural affairs minister cautions against autism fund misuse

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Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor on Wednesday cautioned against the misuse of public funds in the name of establishing institutions for children with autism or other disorders and disabilities.

The minister said: “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is giving priority to autism, but some dishonest people are

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Wjhl.com: TBI issues alert for missing boy, 5, with autism

Wjhl.com: TBI issues alert for missing boy, 5, with autism

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DICKSON COUNTY, TN (WKRN) – An Endangered Child Alert has been issued for a 5-year-old boy with autism

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Nbc4i.com: The Autism Puzzle

Nbc4i.com: The Autism Puzzle

10th Anniversary Broadcast of “The Autism Puzzle” to air Wednesday, April 11th.

NBC4 continues to raise awareness about autism with its latest edition of The Autism Puzzle.  The broadcast on April 11th marks the 10th year for this locally produced series of programs dealing with the complex disorder of autism. This

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Abc7.com: Sesame Place in Pennsylvania is 1st theme park designated as Certified Autism Center

Abc7.com: Sesame Place in Pennsylvania is 1st theme park designated as Certified Autism Center

LANGHORNE, Pa. —

Pennsylvania’s Sesame Place is the first theme park in the world to receive a very important distinction.

The entire staff at the theme park in Langhorne, Bucks County, has completed autism sensitivity and awareness training. The completion designates Sesame Place as a Certified Autism Center.

“As the

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