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Timesofsandiego.com: Could Marijuana Treat Autism? UCSD Gets $4.7 Million to Study

Timesofsandiego.com: Could Marijuana Treat Autism? UCSD Gets $4.7 Million to Study

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UC San Diego announced Wednesday it has received a $4.7 million gift to conduct multi-disciplinary research into whether marijuana can be helpful in treating autism.

The medical school’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research will study whether cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis,

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Timesofsandiego.com: MiraCosta College Celebrates World Autism Awareness Day April 2 with Experts in Autism Education

Timesofsandiego.com: MiraCosta College Celebrates World Autism Awareness Day April 2 with Experts in Autism Education

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MiraCosta College Celebrates World Autism Awareness Day April 2

with Leading Figures in Autism Education

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Renowned autism awareness expert and award-winning author Chantal Sicile-Kira and her autistic son and artist, Jeremy Sicile-Kira, will be the featured guests when MiraCosta College celebrates World Autism Awareness

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Timesofsandiego.com: A Family in Free Fall over Autism: 'Falling' at InnerMission Productions

Timesofsandiego.com: A Family in Free Fall over Autism: 'Falling' at InnerMission Productions

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Marriage and parenting are hard, stress-inducing work. But put a child with autism into the mix and the results can be ruinous. 88 percent of these marriages don’t make it.

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Timesofsandiego.com: Missing Autistic Woman Last Seen Sleeping on Sofa in Teralta Found Safe

Timesofsandiego.com: Missing Autistic Woman Last Seen Sleeping on Sofa in Teralta Found Safe

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Updated at 3:15 p.m. Sept. 16, 2017

An autistic woman who was reported missing earlier Saturday has been found and is safe, San Diego police said.

Presencia Morales, 36, was located boarding a Metropolitan Transit System bus in La Mesa. Police were transferring Morales back to her mother’s

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