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Revising autism diagnoses raises worry - American Psychological ...

Revising autism diagnoses raises worry - American Psychological ... | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
The American Psychiatric Association has proposed criteria for autism that would eliminate both Asperger's and a condition known as "pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified," or P.D.D.-N.O.S., as separate ...
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Could Autism Be Diagnosed At 6 Months? | Care2 Causes

Could Autism Be Diagnosed At 6 Months? | Care2 Causes | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
A just-published study could potentially provide a biomarker for autism. Scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill studied young children considered at high risk for autism due to having an autistic sibling.
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Autism begins to show up in 6-month-old babies - Daily News & Analysis

Autism begins to show up in 6-month-old babies - Daily News & Analysis | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Autism begins to show up in 6-month-old babiesDaily News & AnalysisAutism first begins to show up as a significant difference in the brains of six-month-old babies and develops as they age, as compared to babies who are free of the disorder.
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Twitter / Toosdhi Ashley: @MalikYoba I'm watching "S ...

@MalikYoba I'm watching "Smurfs" with my 11 year old daughter and 10 year old son that has Downs Syndrome http://t.co/Z3194gTJ
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@MalikYoba I'm watching "Smurfs" with my 11 year old daughter and 10 year old son that has Downs Syndrome http://t.co/Z3194gTJ (@MalikYoba I'm watching "Smurfs" with my 11 year old daughter and 10 year old son that has Downs Syndrome
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Reba McEntire Releases PSA to Help Individuals with Developmental

Reba McEntire Releases PSA to Help Individuals with Developmental | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
No stranger to New York's developmental disabilities field, over the last 25 years, Reba has performed several benefit concerts in the North Country for the Disabled Persons Action Organization, a nonprofit provider overseen ...
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NJ parents fear narrower definition of autism will mean less help for kids - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ parents fear narrower definition of autism will mean less help for kids - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comNJ parents fear narrower definition of autism will mean less help for kidsThe Star-Ledger - NJ.comBy Susan K.
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How autism impacts a childs development - by Caryna St. John - Helium

How autism impacts a childs development - by Caryna St. John - Helium | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Autism is becoming what some call an epidemic, yet many people do not know much about it. This disorder is very complex and its causes are not ful..., Caryna St.
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Down's syndrome actress Sarah Gordy on her TV milestone with lead role in BBC's Upstairs Downstairs

Down's syndrome actress Sarah Gordy on her TV milestone with lead role in BBC's Upstairs Downstairs | Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Her character’s reunion with her beloved brother, Sir Hallam, formed the heart-rending finale to the first series of Upstairs Downstairs and provided a stark reminder of the way things were done ‘back then’.
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