Divergent News

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa July 12, 2008

Google Alert – autism
google alerts

Google Alerts
Jul 12, 2008, 8:45 AM

Google News Alert for: autism

Study reveals water’s role in rare autism
Scotsman – United Kingdom
SCIENTISTS have discovered that water plays a key role in causing an autism condition affecting one in 100000 girls. The insight into the cause of the …
See all stories on this topic

Autism and a Link to Brain Development
U.S. News & World Report – Washington,DC,USA
It’s been an amazing year for discoveries about autism and genes-and it’s only July. The latest news: Some genes involved in the disorder may affect the …
See all stories on this topic

Experts, Advocates Tackle Challenges of Autism, Architecture
MarketWatch – USA
An all-day session, “Exploring Assessment and Educational Intervention for Students with Autism Spectrum and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders,” included …
See all stories on this topic

Google Blogs Alert for: autism

Pennsylvania governor signs autism insurance bill
By Patricia Bauer
Ed Rendell has signed a bill that advocates for people with autism say will make the state a national leader in helping children with autism. It requires health insurers to pay up to $36000 per year toward medically necessary treatments …
Disability News | –

Middle Eastern Families Yield Intriguing Clues to Autism
By Medical News Today
Source: Medical News Today. Research involving large Middle Eastern families, sophisticated genetic analysis and groundbreaking neuroscience has implicated a half-dozen new genes in autism. …
Psychology Headlines Around the World –

The Autism Card?
By thedramamama
Bottom line: No. You probably aren’t ever going to know if the 4 year old who is throwing a fit has autism…or if they are just a spoiled brat. So why not give another mom the benefit of the doubt? A little tolerance could go a long way.

Autism Speaks refuses to talk: 1.5 million autistic people? How do …
By Ms. Clark
Not long ago Michelle Dawson, an autistic adult and autism researcher in Montreal, Canada, wrote that she had tried to get Autism Speaks to explain how they arrrived at their well known number of autistic people in the US(or just …
Left Brain/Right Brain –

Autism and Vaccinations: A Celebrity Smackdown
By Melissa Lafsky
We’ve written at length about autism at DISCOVER, including the scientific debunking of the myth that vaccines are behind the disorder. But thanks to growing celebrity support, the vaccine-autism movement has been spreading …
Reality Base –

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.