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Measles surges in United Kingdom years after vaccine scare | Circa May 20, 2013

MORE than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised the specter of autism. Now, health officials are scrambling to catch up and stop a growing epidemic of the contagious disease. This year, the UK has had more than 1200 […]

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Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa April 6, 2013

News9 new results for autism   Autism masks child’s talent, says proud motherTimes of IndiaOn the eve of World Autism Awareness Day, Jalaja shared the challenges she faced while bringing up her son. Professionals had given up on Krishna when Jalaja took matters into her own hands. “Autism affects everything—eating and sleep habits, speech …See all stories on this topic » Autism link […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa February 21, 2013

News10 new results for autism   Lt. Gov. Calley: autism insurance reform will help familiesminbcnews.comSAGINAW — It’s been several months since legislation reforming autism insurance went into effect in Michigan, but the work is far from over, said Lt. Gov. Brian Calley. Calley was at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum in Saginaw Thursday to talk to …See all stories on this topic » […]

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Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa December 23, 2012

News8 new results for autism   The Week Ahead | Run to benefit autism societyKansas City StarThe Operation Jack Autism Foundation was started by Sam Felsenfeld, who ran 61 marathons in 2010 to raise money and awareness for small charities in need, primarily autism-related. Felsenfeld ran the Olathe marathon that year. His son, Jack, has been …See all stories on this topic » […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa August 3, 2012

News10 new results for autism   Wakefield, former autism researcher, can’t sue for defamation in Texas, judge saysAustin American-StatesmanAndrew Wakefield, who was stripped of his British medical license in 2010 for autismresearch that ignited a worldwide vaccine scare, cannot sue a U.K. medical journal, its editor and a British reporter for defamation in Texas, a judge in Austin ruled Friday.See all […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa July 31, 2012

News10 new results for autism   School for autistic children opening in AshlandSan Francisco Chronicle“We just want to focus on autism. Public schools do a great job, but with budget cuts and all the things that are going on currently it is tough to meet every child’s individual needs,” Kidwell said. “Kids with autism are so brilliant in so many ways it […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 27, 2012

News8 new results for autism   Mass. emergency workers learn to recognize autismBoston.comNorwood Police Lt. Martin Baker begins his training session with a startling new government statistic: 1 in 88 children in the United States has autism or a related disorder. Then Baker, whose son has autism, tells the class of 25 police officers, …See all stories on this topic » Probing […]