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How a student with autism taught me to kayak - PBS NewsHour

How a student with autism taught me to kayak - PBS NewsHour | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Daniel Hernandez is a 10th grader with striking eyes and a ready smile who is prone to answer questions with a polite “Yes, ma’am.” This young man, who is 16, used to be described as "shy," but he knows a lot about kayaking: how to set up the...
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People with Asperger's Syndrome risk being misunderstood by police - Sydney Morning Herald

People with Asperger's Syndrome risk being misunderstood by police - Sydney Morning Herald | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
People with Autism Spectrum Disorder are more likely to be targeted by the authorities because their behaviour can be wrongly interpreted as being aggressive, says a disability advocate and consultant.
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New school an option for kids struggling with autism - Worcester Telegram

New school an option for kids struggling with autism - Worcester Telegram | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
WORCESTER — Children and adolescents with autism, particularly those with behavioral issues who are struggling in a local public school setting, have a new option available to them: the Center for Applied Behavioral Instruction.
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Brain inflammation a hallmark of autism, Johns Hopkins analysis shows

Brain inflammation a hallmark of autism, Johns Hopkins analysis shows | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Brains affected by autism share pattern of ramped-up immune responses, related inflammation, analysis shows
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I have Asperger syndrome. Must I tell interviewers? - The Globe and Mail (subscription)

I have Asperger syndrome. Must I tell interviewers? - The Globe and Mail (subscription) | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
My disability makes it hard for me to read people but has no bearing on my ability to do a job
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Genius’s hopes for autism film | The Sunday Times

Genius’s hopes for autism film | The Sunday Times | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Genius's hope for autism film http://t.co/dOZidUQFAE @PPUK_
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Family of Asperger's Syndrome woman shot dead by police release photo of her - Daily Mail

Family of Asperger's Syndrome woman shot dead by police release photo of her - Daily Mail | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Two days after Courtney Jade Topic was shot in the chest after wielding a knife, the Topic family said that they were grateful for the love they had felt from the Australian public.
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Asperger's diagnosis saved Charlie's life: 'Daughter slashed wrists at 7 - now ... - Mirror.co.uk

Asperger's diagnosis saved Charlie's life: 'Daughter slashed wrists at 7 - now ... - Mirror.co.uk | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
As she got closer, Sara Matthews saw the cutlery drawer open and Charlie clutching a serrated bread knife in her right hand, the blade against her left wrist
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Maine Voices: School districts should gear up to create regional autism programs - Press Herald

Maine Voices: School districts should gear up to create regional autism programs - Press Herald | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Quality public school programs could slash costs, now up to $100,000 per student at private facilities.
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'Jam Shop Open House' raises money for autism - NorthJersey.com

'Jam Shop Open House' raises money for autism - NorthJersey.com | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
NorthJersey.com 'Jam Shop Open House' raises money for autism NorthJersey.com Instructors Mike Morgan (playing guitar) and Dan Iucci (red and black t-shirt) provide music lessons at Beau Monde Guitars' inaugural "Jam Shop Open House," held in...
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Outside the chaos of a mall, Santa visits children with autism - Los Angeles Times

Outside the chaos of a mall, Santa visits children with autism - Los Angeles Times | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Isaiah Haro adores Santa Claus. But taking him to see Santa was something his mother dreaded.
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A peculiar disagreement on autism - Richmond.com

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Do you think health insurance should cover severe behavioral problems in children between the ages of 7 and 10? That is the question before the state Senate Commerce and Labor Committee’s agenda for Monday.
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Autism insurance bill passes Senate floor - Jackson Clarion Ledger

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Senate Bill 2581 won the vote by 39-6.
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No, Putin Does Not Have Aspergers - FrontPage Magazine

No, Putin Does Not Have Aspergers - FrontPage Magazine | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Aspergers is the last socially acceptable taunt in progressive circles.
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The Dubious Science Behind Putin's Asperger's Diagnosis - Forbes

The Dubious Science Behind Putin's Asperger's Diagnosis - Forbes | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Last week USA Today seemed so proud of acquiring a report diagnosing Vladimir Putin with Asperger’s Syndrome that the reporter and editors apparently forgot to find out if the report had any validity.
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"Forget Vaccines: If You're Really Concerned About Autism, Become An ... - ThinkProgress

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The best part about environmentalism? It doesn’t expose anyone to measles.
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Doc: Wrestling brings acceptance to student with autism - Cincinnati.com

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Mason Quinn lost his match on Senior Night, 6-3 to a good wrestler from Harrison. Mason had taken an early 2-0 lead and stretched it to 3-1, but
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'Play' May Be More Stressful for Kids With Autism - WebMD

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Brain scans also reveal apparent lack of social recognition during video play, researchers say
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games for autistic children latest 2014 pictures

games for autistic children 10 Fun Activities for Children with Autism | Education.com www.education.com/magazine/article/10-activities-children-autism/ Rati...
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Autism 211: We Have a Voice – A Panel of Individuals with ASD (2014)

Seattle Children's Autism Center's medical director, Charles Cowan, MD, hosts a panel of individuals with autism on a discussion on what it is like to have a...
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Autism doesn't stop Geneva College student from thriving on field, in classroom - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Autism doesn't stop Geneva College student from thriving on field, in classroom - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
The Geneva College marching band formed a tunnel outside the locker room, and most of the football team ran through it. Those players stopped to extend the tunnel for seniors who walked through it and onto the field with their parents.
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Dear Thelma: I'm living with Asperger's Syndrome and people pick on me - The Star Online

Dear Thelma: I'm living with Asperger's Syndrome and people pick on me - The Star Online | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
Life in the social arena becomes so much tougher.
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People With Autism Share Common Pattern Of Brain Inflammation - Huffington Post

People With Autism Share Common Pattern Of Brain Inflammation - Huffington Post | News on the Web from asperger-kids.org | Scoop.it
While science has yet to pinpoint the exact cause of autism, a new study reveals that the brains of people with the disorder share a common pattern of inflammation from an overactive immune response.
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