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Autism-Speaks

Disabled often banned from voting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy and other intellectual […]

07/10/2014

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US autism estimate rises to 1 in 68 children

NEW YORK (AP) — The government’s estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years. But health officials say the new number may not […]

03/27/2014

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Inducing labor may be tied to autism, study says

CHICAGO (AP) — The biggest study of its kind suggests autism might be linked with inducing and speeding up labor, preliminary findings that need investigating since labor is induced in increasing numbers of U.S. women, […]

08/12/2013

Dad: Slain Calif. boy not autistic, as mother says

MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — The father of an 11-year-old California boy who went missing and is believed dead says his son did not have autism, as his ex-wife and authorities have said. Terry Dewayne Smith […]

07/11/2013

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Biological marker found in autistic children

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Researchers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and USC found a biological marker in autistic children that could lead to personalized therapies, the pediatric hospital’s Saban Research Institute announced today. Researcher Pat […]

07/03/2013

Dr. Philip Low

Philip Low on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with inventor and neurotechnologist Philip Low. The founder of NeuroVirgil, he has worked with Stephen Hawkings and was recently named as “A Scientist to Watch,” by The Scientist Magazine.

05/07/2013

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Health officials: 1 in 50 school kids have autism

NEW YORK (AP) — A government survey of parents says 1 in 50 U.S. schoolchildren has autism, surpassing another federal estimate for the disorder.

03/19/2013

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Experts: No link between Asperger’s, violence

NEW YORK (AP) — While an official has said that the 20-year-old gunman in the Connecticut school shooting had Asperger’s syndrome, experts say there is no connection between the disorder and violence.

12/16/2012

Attorney & Autism Advocate

Areva Martin is a living example that hard work can pay off. Raised in the projects, she made her way through college on scholarships and went on to graduate from Harvard Law School. Martin learned […]

07/02/2012

'Sex, Love and Money Week' on Money 101

The discussion on today’s Money 101 with Bob McCormick will include: The real “Mad Men” — how advertising executives are using sex to get your money at 9:05am How to look your best for that […]

06/25/2012

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