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The Amish Don't Get Autism? And They Don't Get Vaccinations - Possible Link? | WV Outpost

The Amish Don't Get Autism? And They Don't Get Vaccinations - Possible Link? | WV Outpost | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
People outside the alternative health community are often confused by the lack of autism in the Amish people. The Amish do not experience autism, or any of the other learning disabilities that plague our technological society.
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BU to Establish Autism Center of Excellence | BU Today | Boston University

BU to Establish Autism Center of Excellence | BU Today | Boston University | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
$10 million NIH grant drives collaborative effort...
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Mississauga Article: Antioxidant shows promise as autism treatment

Mississauga Article: Antioxidant shows promise as autism treatment | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Treatment with a locally manufactured supplement containing antioxidant N-acetylcysteine may be an effective treatment for some features of autism, according to a small pilot study at the Stanford University of Medicine.
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Service dog missing, boy ‘devastated’

Service dog missing, boy ‘devastated’ | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
KNIK — A distraught mother is pleading for the return of her 8-year-old son’s service dog missing since Wednesday.
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Stuart Chaifetz Secretly Tapes His Autistic Son at School, Discovers He's Being Bullied by Teachers (UPDATED)

Stuart Chaifetz Secretly Tapes His Autistic Son at School, Discovers He's Being Bullied by Teachers (UPDATED) | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
When his 10-year-old son started getting into trouble at school, Stuart Chaifetz was stunned.
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Study of Half Siblings Provides Genetic Clues to Autism | Bioscience Technology Online

Study of Half Siblings Provides Genetic Clues to Autism | Bioscience Technology Online | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
When a child has autism, siblings are also at risk for the disorder. New research from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis shows that the genetic reach of the disorder often extends to half siblings as well.
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Angry Birds Creator Peter Vesterbacka: "Games Are Good for Your Brain'

Angry Birds Creator Peter Vesterbacka: "Games Are Good for Your Brain' | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Angry Birds has transfixed the world with its angry -- but cute -- birds launching pigs. Its new game is based in space. But Angry Birds' creative director aims even higher: he wants to get the whole world exercising, with Angry Birds of course.
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Ask Cisco - Insider Answers - What did you learn playing video games?

Ask Cisco - Insider Answers - What did you learn playing video games? | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Horse Boy Method is the cutting edge approach to gaining direct communication with children on the autism spectrum using the horse as a colleague.
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Autism risk gene linked to differences in brain structure

Autism risk gene linked to differences in brain structure | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Healthy individuals who carry a gene variation linked to an increased risk of autism have structural differences in their brains that may help explain how the gene affects brain function and increases vulnerability for autism.
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The San Marcos River | Horse Boy World

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Read more about how Horse Boy uses kinetic learning approaches and intrinsic motivation to teach Rowan about force, velocity and acceleration

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Horse Boy World Update

Horse Boy World Update | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it

Last month saw the first ever Horse Boy Surf & Turf Camp, a collaboration of horses, camping and surfing for autism families hosted by Horse Boy Foundation, Square Peg Foundation, Indojax Surfing and Half Moon Bay Surf Club. The camp was a huge success and we are hopeful that it will be the start of something new for Horse Boy for as Rupert said ‘We really achieved something quite extraordinary here. I haven’t seen so many cognitive and sensory changes happen so radically in such a short space of time to such a large number of kids. The surf/turf is totally complimentary.’

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Help Rowan's Mom (Dr Kristin Neff) create the first ever self-compassion app by visiting this webpage.

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New stem cell found in brain: Finding could be key to developing methods to heal and repair brain injury and disease

Researchers have discovered a new stem cell in the adult brain. These cells can proliferate and form several different cell types -- most importantly, they can form new brain cells.
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New genes contributing to autism discovered; Genetic links between neurodevelopment and psychiatric disorders

New genes contributing to autism discovered; Genetic links between neurodevelopment and psychiatric disorders | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
A new approach to investigating hard-to-find chromosomal abnormalities has identified 33 genes associated with autism and related disorders, 22 for the first time.
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Sick Kids study could shed light on why Autism affects four times more boys than girls | News | National Post

Sick Kids study could shed light on why Autism affects four times more boys than girls | News | National Post | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
A study released Thursday appears to shed light on why autism spectrum disorder affects four times more boys than girls — as well as possibly pointing toward a future treatment for the condition.
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Artificial Intelligence Provides Easy Autism Diagnosis in Minutes

Artificial Intelligence Provides Easy Autism Diagnosis in Minutes | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
The problem with obtaining a diagnosis of whether or not your child may have autism is the fact that trained clinicians are backlogged with requests f...
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CDC: Autism Rate is Now 1 in 88

CDC: Autism Rate is Now 1 in 88 | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
The number of U.S. children diagnosed with autism continues to rise, with new data announced today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showing that about 1 in 88 children have the disorder, a 23 percent increase in just two years.
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Poo-Powered Rickshaw Unveiled At The Denver Zoo (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Poo-Powered Rickshaw Unveiled At The Denver Zoo (PHOTOS, VIDEO) | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Poop. Is there anything it can't do?...
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Novel mouse model for autism yields clues to a 50-year-old mystery

Novel mouse model for autism yields clues to a 50-year-old mystery | Horse Boy World | Scoop.it
Early disruptions in serotonin signaling in the brain may contribute to autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and other "enduring effects on behavior," researchers report.
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