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Causes of Autism: Lower PKA Levels in Frontal Cortex? | Decoded Science

Causes of Autism: Lower PKA Levels in Frontal Cortex? | Decoded Science | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
New autism research has detected lower levels of protein kinase A (PKA) in the frontal cortex of the brains of autistic children.
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U.S. Researchers Identify Two Autism Strains in Major Breakthrough

U.S. Researchers Identify Two Autism Strains in Major Breakthrough | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
Researchers have for the first time identified two biologically different strains of autism in a breakthrough being compared with the discovery of different forms of cancer in the 1960s...
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Dimensions & ODEON present 'Autism Friendly Films'

Dimensions & ODEON present 'Autism Friendly Films' | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
You're invited to the first ever autism friendly film screening of Mr Popper's Penguins.
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Who was Peter the Wild Boy?

Who was Peter the Wild Boy? | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
From feral child to "human pet" at court in Georgian England, Peter the Wild Boy caused a sensation. And new analysis of his portrait solves the mystery of the genetic condition that affected him - Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome.
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Autism studies focus on pregnancy, but links are uncertain

Autism studies focus on pregnancy, but links are uncertain | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
The search for a clear-cut explanation of what causes autism has put two studies -- one focusing on pregnancy environment, the other on prenatal vitamins -- in the spotlight.
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Spoonful of Medicine: Twin study of autism rekindles nature-versus-nurture debate

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Hell No, We Don't Stay Home: Outings With Children With Autism : Laura Shumaker : City Brights

Hell No, We Don't Stay Home: Outings With Children With Autism : Laura Shumaker : City Brights | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
If my calculations are right, this is just about the time of the summer that parents of school aged children are feeling a teensy bit desperate. If you are looking for things to do to build fun and...
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New Autism Study Implicates Environmental Factors

New Autism Study Implicates Environmental Factors | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
A new study of twins released online on Monday marked an important shift in thinking about the causes of autism.
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Autism West Midlands Launches New “Attention Card” in Partnership with the Police

Autism West Midlands Launches New “Attention Card” in Partnership with the Police | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
People with autism now have a new way of telling people about it during emergencies, thanks to a fresh new-look Attention Card launched by Autism West Midlands.
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Family Law Week: Detention of autistic adult was illegal, decides the Court of Protection

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Court rules autism sufferer was unlawfully deprived of his liberty

Court rules autism sufferer was unlawfully deprived of his liberty | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
The Court of Protection has ruled that an 18-year-old man with autism and severe learning disabilities who was regularly placed in a padded seclusion room more than six times a day was unlawfully deprived of his liberty.
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Judge: Allow boy to take service dog to school

Judge: Allow boy to take service dog to school | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
News: Judge: Allow boy to take service dog to school | school, dog, district, service, caleb, family, attorneys, bond, judge, boy...
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Routine screening for autism not needed: McMaster researchers | Science News

Hamilton, ON (June 13, 2011) - Proposals recommending routine screening of all children for autism gets a thumbs down from researchers at McMaster University. In a study in the online edition of the journal Pediatrics, the researchers say there i...
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Learning to understand non-genius autistic people | Culturing Science, Scientific American Blog Network

Learning to understand non-genius autistic people | Culturing Science, Scientific American Blog Network | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
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Intestinal disaccharidase activity in patients with autism

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Review confirms short breaks have potential to positively impact on well-being of carers, children and their families » WELD blog

Review confirms short breaks have potential to positively impact on well-being of carers, children and their families » WELD blog | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
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Centraljersey.com | Central Jersey News,Princeton Breaking News Sports, Entertainment, Obits, Homes, Jobs, Cars, Classifieds, Real Estate, Princeton News, Dining,Princeton Dining, The Princeton Packet

Central Jersey Local NJ News -CentralJersey.com is the online newspaper of Central New Jersey.Get Updated with Breaking News,local news,Entertainment Events,High School Sports Games,Latest JOBS,HOMES and Autos Classifieds,Find Best Place of Dining...
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The 'social X-ray' glasses that let you know exactly what another person is thinking

The 'social X-ray' glasses that let you know exactly what another person is thinking | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
The glasses have a built-in camera which monitors the other person’s facial expressions and matches them up with 24 known features which convey emotions.
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The Great Divide In Autism Research: Genetics Vs. Environment | CommonHealth

The Great Divide In Autism Research: Genetics Vs. Environment | CommonHealth | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
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eGov monitor - A Policy Dialogue Platform | Promoting Better Governance

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Poor Brain ‘Sync’ a Possible Sign of Autism - Health News - Health.com

Poor Brain ‘Sync’ a Possible Sign of Autism - Health News - Health.com | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
By Jenifer GoodwinHealthDay ReporterWEDNESDAY, June 22 (HealthDay News) — Researchers searching for an early indicator of autism say they’ve discovered a promising possibility: an impairment in the ability of the brain’s right and left hemispheres...
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See.Touch.Learn. — A Practical Picture Card App for Children with Autism or Special Needs | PadGadget

See.Touch.Learn. — A Practical Picture Card App for Children with Autism or Special Needs | PadGadget | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
Brain Parade was designed by See.Touch.Learn. for use with autistic or other children with special needs.
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'Regulate support workers to protect vulnerable people' | Opinion | Nursing Times

'Regulate support workers to protect vulnerable people' | Opinion | Nursing Times | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
Senior lecturer, Peter Woodward, argues in light of the BBC Panorama case, the advantages of registration and the positive attitude of support staff towards registration, it should happen as soon as possible...
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A young autistic man, Magna Carta, human rights and unlawful detention « UK Human Rights Blog

A young autistic man, Magna Carta, human rights and unlawful detention « UK Human Rights Blog | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
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iPod Gives Woodrige Man a Voice

iPod Gives Woodrige Man a Voice | Everything Autism | Scoop.it
An employee at a Bolingbrook Walgreens, Jason Grudem was recognized during SEASPAR’s second Believe and Achieve Banquet.
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