Actress Lian Ben Porat Reveals for the First Time Her Struggles with Tourette’s Syndrome – Press Release – Digital Journal

February 11, 2020 - Actress Lian Ben Porat is considered among the new and promising faces to watch out for in the entertainment industry. Lian appeared in a solo show this Saturday, and for the first time publicly shared her struggles of living with Tourette Syndrome and her journey towards regaining control over her life. …

Polk man pleads in case of autistic girl kept in dog cage – News – The Ledger – Lakeland, FL

Polk's Hector Guzman Morales and his wife, Pamela Ramos, were charged in connection with holding their 12-year-old autistic, non-verbal daughter in a feces-laden dog cage. Guzman Morales pleaded no contest to child neglect and failure to report child abuse Tuesday. Source: Polk man pleads in case of autistic girl kept in dog cage - News …

COVID-19, coronavirus’ new name, avoids ‘stigmatizing’ Wuhan, China – Washington Times

The disease that has killed more than 1,000 people in China, stopped flights and disrupted trade now has a name — “COVID-19,” a moniker that combines “coronavirus,” “disease” and the year it was discovered while averting the ignominy of tying the disease to an entire place or people, like the Spanish flu a century ago. …