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Want to know what it's really like to have a child with autism? - Washington Post


Want to know what it's really like to have a child with autism?
Washington Post
I'm not always the best spokeswoman for autism. I toggle between wanting people to understand our daughter and wanting to behave like a normal family running errands on a Saturday. Some days I don't feel like having to explain to strangers in line at ...

Videogame addiction linked to ADHD - Science Daily


Videogame addiction linked to ADHD
Science Daily
Videogame addiction linked to ADHD. Date: April 25, 2016; Source: University of Bergen; Summary: Young and single men are at risk of being addicted to video games. The addiction indicates an escape from ADHD and psychiatric disorder, suggests a new ...

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Attention please! How a new online ADHD test offers fast diagnosis - The Guardian


The Guardian

Attention please! How a new online ADHD test offers fast diagnosis
The Guardian
The truth is that many of us who think we have ADHD don't, and many others remain undiagnosed and untreated – and the cost of failing to identify ADHD is high; behavioural and academic problems in childhood and failed relationships, career difficulties ...
Charity calls for prison officers to receive training to spot ADHDBelfast Telegraph
First online ADHD treatment test launched in the USPMLiVE (blog)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Clinical Trials Review 2016 By Global Market Research StoreMedgadget.com (blog)
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Brain scans may soon diagnose boys with autism earlier, study finds - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Brain scans may soon diagnose boys with autism earlier, study finds
Daily Mail
Researchers have been able to identify signs of autism in the images - which can be used to diagnose the disorder and measure its progression. They found boys with autism have changes in the part of their brain that controls social perception - that is ...
3 Types Of Autism Spectrum Disorders, ExplainedBustle
UVM Study Finds Children With Autism Read Faces DifferentlyVermont Public Radio
Still waiting: Autism Community want off waiting lists and out...Newstalk 106-108 fm
PhillyVoice.com -University of Utah Health Care -Medical Daily
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UCSD joins massive autism study - The San Diego Union-Tribune


The San Diego Union-Tribune

UCSD joins massive autism study
The San Diego Union-Tribune
UC San Diego announced Thursday that it will contribute to the nation's largest-ever study of people with autism. The university's Autism Center of Excellence is one of 21 research centers nationwide to join the initiative, which aims to collect DNA ...
Researchers Launch Largest Autism Study: Here's How You Can ParticipateTech Times
Experts launch largest-ever autism research study in USColumbus Dispatch
SPARK, the Largest-Ever Autism Research Study in the US LaunchesThe Mighty
fox5sandiego.com -Health Data Management -The Daily Tar Heel
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Coding Allows Learning Disabled Students to Shine - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Coding Allows Learning Disabled Students to Shine
Huffington Post
According to the National Center for Learning Disorders, “ Many individuals with LD suffer from low self esteem.” Coding builds confidence in one's ability to learn and create, as well as pride from actually creating something, as opposed to other ...

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