Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Apr 19, 2009

Sun, Apr 19, 2009 | Google News Alert for: autism

Group like ‘saving grace’ for parents of autistic youth
Livingston Daily – Livingston,MI,USA
By Leah Boyd • DAILY PRESS & ARGUS • April 19, 2009 Editor’s note: This is the final story in a three-part series, called “Autism: The price of help. 
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My Turn: Need to get a handle on autism
BurlingtonFreePress.com – Burlington,VT,USA
By Anne Barbano • April 19, 2009 I wonder what the members of the Autism Society of America thought when they proclaimed the first Autism Awareness Month in 
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Autistic runner is one of the guys — only faster
Seattle Times – United States
By Jerry Brewer Andy Bryant, an autistic 27-year-old, will compete in his second Boston Marathon on Monday. He was recently honored by his former high 
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‘Marcelo in the Real World’ follows autistic teen
The Plain Dealer – cleveland.com – Cleveland,OH,USA
Marcelo lives on “the autistic spectrum.” All his life, he’s happily attended a special school where he feels safe and understood. 
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New York TimesTug of War Over Costs to Educate the Autistic
New York Times – United States
Ruby Kassimir, 5, with Tara Cardenas at the Brooklyn Autism Center Academy in Brooklyn Heights, where tuition is $85000. By AMANDA M. FAIRBANKS The eight 
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Autism defenses, rare but gaining notoriety
Palm Beach Post – FL, United States
By SUSAN SPENCER-WENDEL WEST PALM BEACH — Milagro Cunningham’s lawyer described him as autistic and argued before a jury last week that he was insane at the 
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Lecturer says many treatments, but no cure, for autism
Whitworthian – Spokane,WA,USA
In the $90 billion field of autism research, there are many different treatment programs but no known cure, said Betty Fry Williams, Edward B. Lindaman 
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Once-neglected autistic adults win attention
Tribune Review – Pittsburgh,PA,USA
“He’s got the intellect to do that,” Frank, a Detroit native who lives in Franklin Park, said about his autisticson, who is 15 and a freshman at North 
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Chileda Hosts Annual Autism Expo
WKBT – La Crosse,WI,USA
Every year hundreds of families are affected by a diagnosis of autism and one local organization wants to make sure families have the resources they need to 
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Downtown Art Works plans Student Showcase of Films benefit for 
Palm Beach Daily News – Palm Beach,FL,USA
Downtown Art Works will feature film, live music, and visual and performing arts in a benefit for AutismSpeaks, on Wednesday night on Clematis Street. 
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Google Blogs Alert for: autism

Events shine light on autism | CJOnline.com
By Mark Schremmer 
Shine the Light on Autism and Kate’s Law, an event sponsored by the Kansas Coalition for AutismLegislation to promote awareness of autism and the need for legislation to require insurance companies to cover treatment, will be April 26 
Topeka Capital-Journal – Local – http://cjonline.com/RSS/local.xml
The force that through…: Autism
By Paul Decelles 
The autistic community has been getting more active trying to dispel stereotypes about autism. For instance here is a new public service announcement put out by a group called No Myths: http://www.nomyths.org/60windows.html 
The force that through… – http://theforcethat.blogspot.com/
Studies link autism and pollution : The Canary Report
By Susie Collins 
A 2008 article titled “Increasing Incidence of Autism Spectrum Disorders Continues in Indiana” noted that Indiana’s autism rate is above the 1 in 150 children that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) found in a 2007 study. 
The Canary Report – http://www.thecanaryreport.org/
Autism Screening at BU | WBNG-TV Binghamton, NY | Local Top Stories
By WBNG News. Story Created: Apr 18, 2009 at 4:48 PM EDT. Story Updated: Apr 18, 2009 at 6:47 PM EDT. Families concerned their children may have autism took advantage of a free screening clinic. 
WBNG – News – Local – http://www.wbng.com/news/local
Autism Science Foundation Launched « Skepacabra
By mjr256 
I’d blogged before about Alison Singer, the former executive vice president of communications and awareness at Autism Speaks, who resigned her post because she was disgusted by Autism Speak’s continued pandering to the anti-vaccine 
Skepacabra – http://skepacabra.wordpress.com/

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