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Freep.com: Missing Chesterfield Twp. boy with autism dies after being found in pool

Freep.com: Missing Chesterfield Twp. boy with autism dies after being found in pool

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CHESTERFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Police in suburban Detroit say a missing 6-year-old boy with autism has died after being found unresponsive in a neighbor’s pool.

Chesterfield Township police had been searching for the boy throughout the day Thursday before he was found in the

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Freep.com: Michigan boy with autism gets to keep his emotional support animals

Freep.com: Michigan boy with autism gets to keep his emotional support animals

Amir Abbas, WZZM-TV (Grand Rapids) Published 1:17 p.m. ET Aug. 23, 2018

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Dylan Dyke, 12, of Georgetown Township will be able to keep his two therapy ducks, Nibbles and Bill. WZZM-TV (Grand Rapids), Detroit Free Press

Dylan Dyke with his emotional support ducks.(Photo: Mark R. Dyke)

GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich.

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Freep.com: Autism in pets from vaccines? Vets say not possible

Freep.com: Autism in pets from vaccines? Vets say not possible

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What is Autism Courtesy of Saint Peter’s Healthcare System

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Can your pet get autism from vaccinations? Veterinarian’s in the metro Detroit area echo a resounding “no.”

According to a New York Times article, there is a growing contingency of people

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Freep.com: Autism treatment firm lands $8-million state grant, spends big on governor's race

Freep.com: Autism treatment firm lands $8-million state grant, spends big on governor's race

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Lt. Gov. Brian Calley talks about Centria Healthcare, a company that provides autism therapy and is under investigation by the Attorney General’s Office.

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Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley during a meeting in January 2016 in Flint.(Photo: Salwan Georges, Detroit Free Press)Buy Photo

Centria Healthcare, the autism therapy

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Freep.com: Autism therapy provider's $8 million state grant on hold amid investigation

Freep.com: Autism therapy provider's $8 million state grant on hold amid investigation

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Centria Healthcare, which provides autism therapy, is currently under investigation by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office.(Photo: Kathleen Galligan, Detroit Free Press)Buy Photo

An $8-million state grant awarded to Michigan’s largest autism therapy provider is now on hold amid an Attorney General’s investigation into the company. 

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Freep.com: Centria Healthcare accused of Medicaid fraud, forgery and other violations, former execs say

Freep.com: Centria Healthcare accused of Medicaid fraud, forgery and other violations, former execs say

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Vanessa Pawlak, former chief compliance officer for Centria Healthcare, left, and Curtis Moore, former Centria senior sales executive, at his office in Southfield on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. The former Centria employees have accused company officials of illegal activity and the company has accused them of defamation

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Freep.com: Macomb teacher charged with abusing nonverbal autistic students

Freep.com: Macomb teacher charged with abusing nonverbal autistic students

Brittany Stevens, 28, a former Macomb Intermediate School District teacher who has been charged with verbally and physically abusing autistic students. (Photo: Macomb County Sheriff’s Office)

A former Macomb County teacher has been accused of verbally and physically abusing elementary-aged autistic students. 

Brittany Stevens, 28, of Mt. Clemens,

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Freep.com: A new autism center in Dearborn takes comprehensive approach to treatment

Freep.com: A new autism center in Dearborn takes comprehensive approach to treatment

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The Exceptional Families Autism Center celebrates its opening in Dearborn on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. Ryan Garza/Detroit Free Press

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Vincenzo Mirabitur, 4, of Allen Park partakes in a session with speech therapist Jill DeMan at the Exceptional Families Autism Center in Dearborn on Wednesday October

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