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Medical ID Bracelets Can Provide Autism Awareness

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 Paul Scrivano (April 13, 2013)  There are times when it is necessary to have medical id bracelets, in order to smoothly resolve situations and in many cases, save lives. Having the proper information about a person's condition, can soothe or avert a catastrophe. Well, in the case of autism, the wearing of autism awareness bracelets can bring a lot of understanding to what is, or what could become an overwhelming .. (Autism)

Understanding Hand Flapping In Autistic Children

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 Christopher Martin (July 20, 2012)  Autism is something that affects more and more families across the globe on a yearly basis and hand flapping is one of the signs. The Autism Society has reported a growth rate of more than 1,000% in autism, making it the fastest growing developmental disability in the world. Due to this growth, parents are looking to learn what the signs of autism are and one of these includes hand .. (Autism)

How to Interact With Parents of Autistic Children

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 Brent Cullen (January 09, 2011)  As parents, we are always concerned about the welfare of our children and when something bad happens to them such as getting ill or injured, we wish that we could change places with them. Having a child that is ill is one of a parent’s worst nightmares especially if it is a chronic disease that they are born with and will affect them the rest of their lives. One good example of .. (Autism)

Mobility Scooters

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 Charitha Batuwangala (December 14, 2010)  Reaching the point where people begin to question your ability to safely drive a car can be a little scary- scenarios such as visiting friends and performing tasks like shopping are obviously made near impossible without method of transportation. Luckily there is a cost effective and safe solution for our seniors who have either lost or surrendered their licence. Electric scooters- .. (Autism)

Electric Liftchairs to Help You Stand Up!

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 Charitha Batuwangala (November 30, 2010)  Most aids you can buy to increase mobility are very purpose-driven and serve only to help someone accomplish a task; Wheelchairs helping someone with a walking disability getting from A to B, shower chairs allowing someone to clean themselves safely- even electric scooters, though many people fall in love with their machine, only exist for shopping and other travel needs. One product .. (Autism)

A Check List For Water Damage And Flood Damage

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 Khan Gee (June 03, 2010)  The first thing you should do in the event of flood damage and water damage in your house is, call for professional help. Once a great amount of damage has made its way into your house, there is usually no way of getting things back the way they were unless you avail the help of a certified and professional cleaning company. The deal with flood and water damage is that both destroy .. (Autism)

Looking for Stretch Mark Cream

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 Milan Khan (February 18, 2010)  This is back amplitude marks will form. Studies accept apparent that some women alpha to advance amplitude marks during puberty, and this could be a assurance that they will appearance up afresh during pregnancy. But behindhand of why they appear, best bodies appetite to get rid of them. Here's a attending at some amplitude mark creams that ability advice you accomplish that. When .. (Autism)

Executive Functioning and the AD HD, LD, Autism Spectrum Child

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 Susan Giurleo, Ph.D. (June 28, 2008)  If your child has AD/HD, autism spectrum or learning disabilities you may have heard the term “Executive Functioning". Parents come to me with many questions about executive function: What is it? Why is this a problem? How can we help our child get better at this executive stuff? Executive functioning is an abstract concept, so let's use an example to start the explanation. Think .. (Autism)

Treating the Sensory Problems of Autism

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 Andrew Brereton (June 24, 2008)  So what is autism? First of all, we must make some distinctions. There are various types of difficulty within the spectrum of disability of which we are speaking. The major distinctions are as follows: Autism Asperger's syndrome, Rett Syndrom, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder. The most prevalent and commonly known two of these are autism and Asperger's Syndrome. What do we mean when .. (Autism)

Solving Sleeping Challenges With Autistic Children

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 Rachel Evans (June 23, 2008)  Parents of autistic children often struggle to get them to sleep, and therefore struggle with their own sleep as well. However, we all know the importance of ensuring children get the sleep that they need in order to get the most out of the various therapies and efforts being made to improve their symptoms. However, it can be easier said than done! Over-sensitivity to stimuli can be a .. (Autism)

Adjuvant Atrocities Autism and Vaccines A New Theory

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 Michael Danielson (June 23, 2008)  (V. K. Singh, a respected Indian doctor and professor of organic chemistry, has been studying autoimmune disorders and autism and vaccines for the better part of 20 years. Byron Richards is a founding member of the International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists and the director of Wellness Resources, Inc. This article leans heavily on both of their bodies of work. ) .. (Autism)

Teenager Defies Autism to Graduate High School

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 Sanjay Sett (June 20, 2008)  The parents of Eric Hollingsworth had never imagined in their wildest dreams that he would graduate, but he is going to prove them wrong. On Monday, the 20th of June 2008, he will be graduating. Seventeen years ago, when he was just 2 years old, Eric was suffering from severe autism and according to the doctors attending him, this disease would thwart him from either talking or even .. (Autism)




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