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Take Action: Pledge Your Support for Those Affected By Autism ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, autism, protection, support, family, rights )

Cher Away
- 469 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Autism is one of the fastest-growing learning and developmental disabilities in the United States: a child is diagnosed every 20 minutes. Families and children are growing more and more desperate for support and resources as the disability does
Take Action: Shed Light on Autism ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, environment, protection, autism, awareness )

Cher Away
- 471 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Shedding some of the stereotypes and reinforcing the facts are a great way to honor World Autism Day. Please sign our pledge, and in the comments section, let us know something you'd like others to be aware of about autism.
The "Epidemic" of Autism
Society & Culture  (tags: Advocacy, Autism, Curebies, Aspergers, Aspies, capable, intelligent, feelings, acceptance )

Brian
- 658 days ago - life-with-aspergers.blogspot.com
"There is one phrase which really "gets my goat". It's "the epidemic of autism". There is so much fear, inaccuracy and segregation hidden in this phrase that it passes through all of my barriers and actually manages to offend me."--Gavin Bollard
Father Learns His Autistic Son Is Being Bullied By Teacher, Aides After Sending Him To School With a Wire
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, autism, bullied, protection, family, environment )

Cher Away
- 848 days ago - gawker.com
Stuart Chaifetz, father of an autistic 10-year-old boy named Akian, became alarmed when his son began receiving notes claiming he was being violent in class
ONE SMALL BUNNY ONE BIG DIFFERENCE PLEASE TAKE ACTION!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: health, autism, lindt, gold, chocolate, bunny )

BarbCat
- 1232 days ago - lindtgoldbunny.com
Help us bring hope to families impacted by autism, with every purchase of a Lindt Gold Bunny.
Help Improve Medical Services for People With Autism ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, autism, services, protection )

Cher Away
- 1595 days ago - change.org
We must improve the educational and medical services available to individuals and families living with autism. There is an urgent need for increased funding, services and support for people living with autism to lead more independent
Update: Joy Over Boy's Rescue Turns to Grief Over His Death
Society & Culture  (tags: child, James Delorey, autism )

Kelli
- 1716 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Only hours after the province celebrated the rescue of seven-year-old James Delorey, the boy's family faced the grim task of telling their other son that his younger brother would not be coming home.
The Benefits of Animal Therapy For Autism
Society & Culture  (tags: autism, pets, animals, interaction, children, therapy )

Raffi
- 1891 days ago - articlesbase.com
For those of us who have had pets in our lives, it's no great surprise to learn that interactions with animals can have therapeutic and healing benefits. Many animals soothe, comfort, and calm, just by their quiet presence.
OpEdNews » The Dumbing Down of America
Society & Culture  (tags: children, society, manipulation, mercury, fluoride, autism, fibromyalgia )

Raffi
- 1933 days ago - opednews.com
Have you ever wondered why there are so many children developing autism? Indeed, this dread disease has increased its hold on children over the past 15-20 years. What used to be an occasional diagnosis has become an epidemic. Why?
Therapy Dogs Are Bridge to the World for Autistic Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, society, child, autism, dogs, pets, animals )


- 2495 days ago - newsday.com
GROTON, Conn. - When her son Kyle was born, Sharlene Tupas noticed he wouldn't study her face, the way most babies do. Instead, he would almost look through her, or around her. As he got older he babbled, but at his two-year checkup, he still wasn't talk
Autistic Children May Read Facial Expressions
Society & Culture  (tags: autism, autistic, health, children, humans, read, expressions, research, child, family, children )


- 2584 days ago - foxnews.com
Autistic children may be able to read people's emotions from their facial expressions, new research shows. The eyes and mouth may be the facial areas that autistic kids pay the most attention to, British autism researchers report in Child Development.
   

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