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 says
Austin American-Statesman
Andrew 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.
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Austin American-Statesman
Scott Rupp, Missouri Secretary Of State Candidate, Could Win Via AutismParents
Huffington Post
Scott Rupp’s (R-Wentzville) work to create a state law allowing autism to be covered by health insurance has endeared him to the state’s autism community and could help him win the primary. Rupp, whose campaign did not return a call for comment, took the 
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CHURCH LADY: Autism doesn’t hinder the spirit of Hannah Kandel
Naples Daily News
She’s an aspiring artist and actress; her heroine is Temple Grandin, doctor of animal science, professor at Colorado State University, best-selling author, and a woman with autism. She is also an Irish Step dancer who just happens to be Jewish, who with the 
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Author of Book on Autism and Animals Responds to New Pet Study
Virtual-Strategy Magazine
A study released today indicates that the addition of a pet to the household may help autisticchildren develop skills. This empirical research backs up what many working in the field of human-animal interactions have known for a long time. For some children 
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Phot essay: Parents of autistic 5-year-old hope service dog helps son
photos by Joy Lewis/Reporter-News Alex Wood, 5, stares into the fish tank at the West Texas Rehabilitation Center on July 25. Alex takes physical therapy once a week at the center to stimulate his development. Alex has classic autism; he is nonverbal and 
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Autism training program expanded at UNB Fredericton
An autism course will be offered for the general public at UNB Fredericton in the fall. (UNB). The University of New Brunswick in Fredericton will expand its autism-training program to include the general public this fall. Lloyd Henderson, the executive director 
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The Autism Channel – New Streaming Video Channel Announced
Broadcast Newsroom
With more than fifty hours of programming ready for rollout, the channel intends to reach as many in the international autism community as possible. With more than 16 million Americans and more than 50 million worldwide affected by autism the on-demand 
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WKU Graduate Using China Experience to Continue Research on Autism
SurfKY News
BOWLING GREEN, KY (8/3/12) – Western Kentucky University graduate Rachel Reetzke is ready to take the next step along her path to a career in autism communication science research and to help children and families in China. “My experience working 
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QUAN: New iPad-Controlled Robots May Help Kids With Autism
Robotics Tomorrow
(OTCBB: QUAN) continues to seek out promising innovations for commercialization, the company believes that new robots controlled using the Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad represent a major leap forward in improving the ways that children with autism learn 
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Siblings of Children with Special Needs
Corning Leader (blog)
Our oldest has Moderate Autism, our middle son is typically-developing, and our youngest son has Apraxia of Speech. Our boys with Special Needs have both had hours and hours of therapy sessions over the years — Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, 
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Blogs1 new result for autism
Buddy Matthews Motorcycle Run Benefits Kids with Autism 
By Larissa Dudkiewicz
The second annual motorcycle run begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Leetsdale VFW.
Sewickley Patch
Web1 new result for autism
Pets May Help Kids With Autism Develop Social Skills – Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: WEDNESDAY, Aug. 1 (HealthDay News) — Introducing a pet into the home of a child with autism may help that child develop improved…

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