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Dailymail.co.uk: Fit and fabulous! Makeup free Jodi Anasta looks radiant and glowing after climbing 1500 steps of …

Dailymail.co.uk: Fit and fabulous! Makeup free Jodi Anasta looks radiant and glowing after climbing 1500 steps of …

She recently hinted at aspirations of becoming a fashion designer.

But on Sunday, Jodi Anasta was busy raising money for the Giant Steps charity, an organisation

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Dailymail.co.uk: 'Siri makes Gus happy': A mother on how her autistic son's 'friendship' with Apple's virtual assistant …

Dailymail.co.uk: 'Siri makes Gus happy': A mother on how her autistic son's 'friendship' with Apple's virtual assistant …

Technology is often perceived as isolating. But, says Judith Newman, her autistic son’s ‘friendship’ with Apple’s virtual assistant has been wonderfully beneficial.

‘Siri doesn’t let

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Dailymail.co.uk: Twisted deputy is sacked for threatening to cuff crying autistic boy, 13, and 'put him in a mental …

Dailymail.co.uk: Twisted deputy is sacked for threatening to cuff crying autistic boy, 13, and 'put him in a mental …

Deputy Ural Darling was fired from his job for taunting an autistic boy at schoolDarling became infuriated and tried to reprimand Evan Dowdy using inappropriate and intimidating warnings after he threw a book at a teacherThe video released by the sheriff’s office shows Darling whip out handcuffs and tell Evan

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Dailymail.co.uk: Colorado Bus aide, 52, is sentenced to 20 months in prison for repeatedly assaulting an autistic …

Dailymail.co.uk: Colorado Bus aide, 52, is sentenced to 20 months in prison for repeatedly assaulting an autistic …

Monica Burke, 52, was sentenced to 20 months in prison for assaulting Shiva RaiShe was serving as aide for a Colorado public school for autistic students  Shiva Rai was sprayed with aerosol disinfectant and told he was disgusting

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Dailymail.co.uk: Paddy McGuinness' wife Christine shares struggle of having to drive an hour to McDonald's to feed …

Dailymail.co.uk: Paddy McGuinness' wife Christine shares struggle of having to drive an hour to McDonald's to feed …

Christine McGuinness took her son Leo to McDonald’s for his favourite chips When she found the branch was closed she drove an hour to the nearest one The 29-year-old was met with empathy from other parents with autistic children 

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Dailymail.co.uk: Does gut bacteria cause autism? Pathogens in the stomach alter the brain's development and may increase the risk of condition

Dailymail.co.uk: Does gut bacteria cause autism? Pathogens in the stomach alter the brain's development and may increase the risk of condition

Due to a three-way relationship between the brain, gut and hormone cortisolThis mechanism is thought to influence how ‘messages’ are communicatedBacteria in feces influences hormones that are determined by gut bacteriaFurther studies are needed before this relationship can determine symptoms Researchers analyzed piglets as their gut and brain resembles that of

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Dailymail.co.uk: 'It was a relief': Anne Hegerty speaks candidly about the autism diagnosis that left her on benefits with bailiffs at the door before she joined The Chase (and she displays her …

Dailymail.co.uk: 'It was a relief': Anne Hegerty speaks candidly about the autism diagnosis that left her on benefits with bailiffs at the door before she joined The Chase (and she displays her …

Anne Hegerty, 59, is known for being The Governess in ITV quiz show The ChaseThe professional quizzer was diagnosed with Asperger’s as an adult in 2005Anne, from Wood Green, North London, had problems multi-tasking at work After losing her job she went on benefits and had bailiffs knocking at her doorAnne

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Dailymail.co.uk: 'I want to take them to Disneyland': Australian Survivor's Luke Toki reveals five-year-old son Lennox's struggle with autism has motivated him to win the show for his family

Dailymail.co.uk: 'I want to take them to Disneyland': Australian Survivor's Luke Toki reveals five-year-old son Lennox's struggle with autism has motivated him to win the show for his family

He’s the self-described ‘joker,’ who applied for Australian Survivor as a prank.

But Luke Toki has revealed his sincere side, revealing to OK! magazine this week

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Dailymail.co.uk: Coles launches 'quiet hour' where supermarkets will fall silent to help autistic customers pick up …

Dailymail.co.uk: Coles launches 'quiet hour' where supermarkets will fall silent to help autistic customers pick up …

Coles are launching a new ‘Quiet Hour’ program for shoppers with AutismThe new program will dim the lights, reduce sound and offer special assistanceThe program has been launched with the help of Autism Spectrum AustraliaStarting Tuesday from August 15 to the end of October at 10.30am-11.30am

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Dailymail.co.uk: Lab-grown mini-brains that snap together like building blocks could help scientists treat schizophrenia and autism

Dailymail.co.uk: Lab-grown mini-brains that snap together like building blocks could help scientists treat schizophrenia and autism

Researchers created distinct, three-dimensional replicas of regions of the brainThese pea-sized ‘organoids’ can connect to form a functioning mini-mindThe organoids will one day help scientists to understand how the brain develops The technique could also help researchers study degenerative brain diseases such as autism and schizophrenia 

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Dailymail.co.uk: Boyfriend is found guilty of murdering woman's autistic teenage son whom he'd starved, beaten …

Dailymail.co.uk: Boyfriend is found guilty of murdering woman's autistic teenage son whom he'd starved, beaten …

Matthew Christenson, 45, convicted of second-degree murder in the 2014 killing of Otto SmithSmith was 18 years old at the time of his death, but because of his severe autism functioned at the level of a 2-year-old Christenson starved Smith and his 13-year-old brother, made them exercise for hours because he

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Dailymail.co.uk: Shocking video shows teacher and aide DRAGGING a seven-year-old autistic boy through the …

Dailymail.co.uk: Shocking video shows teacher and aide DRAGGING a seven-year-old autistic boy through the …

Video released on Thursdy shows shocking scene in Crestline, Ohio schoolTeacher and aide seen hauling and dragging Corbin Kemle, 7, through the hallsThe special needs student had apparently been acting up on the playground Now angry mother Bonnie McKean speaks out in outrage about the incident

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Dailymail.co.uk: 'It uses autism for laughs': Outrage over new Netflix dramedy about a high school boy on the spectrum – but some experts applaud the show for starting a dialogue

Dailymail.co.uk: 'It uses autism for laughs': Outrage over new Netflix dramedy about a high school boy on the spectrum – but some experts applaud the show for starting a dialogue

Atypical debuted on Netflix today, telling the story of a teen with autismThe highly-anticipated show was praised for spotlighting the spectrumHowever, it received backlash with many saying it used autism for laughsSome experts praised it, and said it is impossible to portray all forms of autism

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Dailymail.co.uk: Music therapy for children with autism is waste of time and money as it does NOT improve symptoms, study warns

Dailymail.co.uk: Music therapy for children with autism is waste of time and money as it does NOT improve symptoms, study warns

Music therapy is a popular technique for treating symptoms in autistic children But a new study conducted at the Grieg Academy Music Therapy Research Centre in Norway says it doesn’t actually work  The study says music therapy plus standard care doesn’t improve symptoms any more than standard care alone 

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Dailymail.co.uk: Music therapy for children with autism does NOT improve symptoms despite popular belief, study warns

Dailymail.co.uk: Music therapy for children with autism does NOT improve symptoms despite popular belief, study warns

Music therapy is a popular technique for treating symptoms in autistic children But a new study conducted at the Grieg Academy Music Therapy Research Centre in Norway says it doesn’t actually work  The study says music therapy plus standard care doesn’t improve symptoms any more than standard care alone 

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Dailymail.co.uk: Mother-of-three is investigated by police after claiming she's used bleach to try to 'cure' her young son's autism on a secret Facebook group

Dailymail.co.uk: Mother-of-three is investigated by police after claiming she's used bleach to try to 'cure' her young son's autism on a secret Facebook group

Mother is being investigated for allegedly performing bleach enemas on her sonWoman was reported to police after confessing she used treatment on the childWriting on Facebook group for those who believe autism is caused by parasites

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Dailymail.co.uk: Mother-of-three is investigated by police after claiming she's used bleach to try to 'cure' her young son's autism on a secret Facebook group

Dailymail.co.uk: Mother-of-three is investigated by police after claiming she's used bleach to try to 'cure' her young son's autism on a secret Facebook group

Mother is being investigated for allegedly performing bleach enemas on her sonWoman was reported to police after confessing she used treatment on the childWriting on Facebook group for those who believe autism is caused by parasites

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