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Fierce Autie: The Loss of a Service Dog

Service dogs are amazing for a variety of different disabilities. This can include autistic people, blind people, Deaf people, people with severe allergies, etc. They help disabled people maintain independence in the community at home. They turn into an extension of the disabled person. What happens when your service dog dies? No one talks about […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Jan 25, 2011

Autistic man confined in room, sometimes without toilet, for two weeks: motherWinnipeg Free PressSYDNEY, NS – An autistic man was locked in a room at a special care home in Nova Scotia for 15 days, sometimes urinating in the corner when nobody knew he …See all stories on this topic » Autism-vaccine article by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. removed from Salon.com’s websiteLos Angeles […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Jan 17, 2011

British Researcher Wakefield Defends Link Between Vaccine and AutismABC NewsEvidence Wakefield published in 1998 gave birth to the belief of a connection between vaccines and autism, which ignited a nationwide public health scare …See all stories on this topic » Floridians’ autism fears immune to lack of proofPalm Beach PostBy Stacey Singer The controversial study linking autism, bowel disease and the […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Sept 14, 2009

Mon, Sep 14, 2009, 9:29 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Autistic boy with dog will start at new schoolSt. Louis Post-DispatchBy Nancy Cambria An autistic boy who won a temporary court order to bring his service dog to class in his hometown school district Monday will instead be …See all stories on this topic Family, School Battle Over Autistic Boy’s […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Aug 28, 2010

Sat, Aug 28, 2010, 9:29 PM | Google Alert – autism News9 new results for autism Appeals court states there is no link between vaccines and autismeMaxHealthA federal appeals court denied the existence of a link between vaccines and autism, specially the MMR. Autism is a disorder that affects 1 in 110 children …See all stories on this topic » Appeals court […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Apr 23, 2009

Thu, Apr 23, 2009, 10:22 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Family rallies community support in quest for service dogSan Jose Mercury News – CA, USAThe 10-year-old Cambrian area resident has severe autism and is in need of a specially trained service dog, and his parents have embarked on a fundraising …See all stories on this topic Fair […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Oct 26, 2008

Sun, Oct 26, 2008, 5:50 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Autograph Store Sponsors DreamBuilders Capital Campaign for …dBusinessNews New York (press release) – New York,NY,USANew York, NY – AutographStore.com, the leading online celebrity collectible auction company, announces its sponsorship of the “Heroes of Autism” Online …See all stories on this topic When It Comes to Autism, Must we […]