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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa Septembre 21, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comSep 21, 2008, 1:42 PM Google News Alert for: autism ChattahBoxPlanned Government Autism Study Dropped By OfficialsChattahBox – Boston,MA,USAWashington (ChattahBox) – The National Institute of Mental Health (NIHM) has announced that they have come to the decision and will cancel a autism study …See all stories on this […]

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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa July 10, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comThu, Jul 10, 2008, 8:44 AM Google News Alert for: autism US researchers want to study alternative treatment for autism …ABC News – USABy CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Writer AP Eight-year-old Charlie Blakey, who was diagnosed with autism at age 3, says a prayer before eating. …See all […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: Toys”R”Us; Corporate Partners; Autism Speaks 400; Haircuts | Circa May 29, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  May 29, 2009, 3:17 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || May 29, 2009 Toys”R”Us, Inc. Raises More than $1.9 Million The Toys”R”Us, Inc. 2009 nationwide fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks raised more than $1.9 million and marked the first time in the partnership’s three-year history that the company’s Babies”R”Us stores participated in the fundraising campaign. Since the […]

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Archived | e-speaks Autism Speaks Newsletter | Circa May 9, 2008

Florida Passes Autism Insurance Legislation On May 2, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 2654, an important first step in requiring insurance carriers to provide coverage of evidence-based, medically necessary autism therapies. Senate Bill 2654 – passed by the House in the very last minutes of the legislative session — requires that insurance companies cover […]

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Death of young autistic Dover woman found in tent ‘partly caused by NHS neglect’ – Kent Live

The mother of a young Dover woman who was found dead in a tent at a Lake District beauty spot said her family “sincerely hope” that lessons are learned. Sarah Lewis said her daughter Callie Lewis was a “spirited, determined and exceptionally intelligent young woman” who was “badly let down”.   An inquest concluded on Friday that […]