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Disabled man with autism banned from Trafford Centre Legoland
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Disabled man with autism banned from Trafford Centre Legoland

Manchester, Uk -  This past weekend, the press has been dominated by the story of a 40-year-old man, Simon Thomason, who was informed that his yearly pass to gain entry into the Trafford Centre Legoland, will not be renewed. Mr Thomason has autism, cerebra...
Changes in the brain precede conditions such as autism and Schizophrenia
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Changes in the brain precede conditions such as autism and Schizophrenia

A new study has found that children with specific genetic variants could be susceptible  to multiple psychiatric impairments where early intervention therapies could be beneficial. These conditions such as autism, dyslexia and schizophrenia are heralded by ...
Girls with Autism face unique challenges during adolescence
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Girls with Autism face unique challenges during adolescence

Raising a child with autism is not easy, and the challenges that arise during the teen years are well documented. Continuing our series on autism and females we look at the issues surrounding adolescence. Changing bodies, hormone levels, and new social expecta...
GAPS diet nutrition for children with autism
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GAPS diet nutrition for children with autism

What do you feed your children? There are a number of faddy and unscientific diets out there that claim to be able to improve mental dexterity and acuity of a child. Science has shown that what we put in our bodies is important, eating a nutritionally viable...
Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis
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Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis

Susan Boyle or SuBo as she is more affectionately known has spoken honestly about her own Asperger's diagnosis for the first time. The singing sensation who took the judges of Britain's got talents and stole the heart of a nation in 2009, was diagnosed with...

HPV campaigner Katie Couric compared to autism vaccine campaigner Jenny McCarthy by The Washington Times

A journalist for the Washington Times has blasted claims by celebrity Katie Couric that HPV or Human Pappilloma Virus vaccinations are causing more deaths than anticipated in the US by comparing her to vitriolic anti vaccine autism campaigner Jenny McCarthy....
Are girls with Autism under-diagnosed?
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Are girls with Autism under-diagnosed?

Autism Daily Newscast continues our series on why boys are diagnosed far more often to be on the autism spectrum than girls. The statistics show a ratio of 4 to 1, although some experts are questioning whether this number is accurate. Recent studies have show...
Autism v’s Vaccines debate hits media once more
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Autism v’s Vaccines debate hits media once more

  An intelligently written and presented piece by American investigative broadcast  journalist and freelancer Ben Swann hit the autism community and on December 4. There is huge debate within the autism community regarding the validity of claims...
Studies Suggest Female Brain Has Inherent Protection from Autism
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Studies Suggest Female Brain Has Inherent Protection from Autism

  What the unique issues for females on the autism spectrum? We have reported on research that suggests girls are being under diagnosed as well as interviewed Olley Edwards on her views.  Autism Daily Newscasts begins to address these issues further...
Emma Murphy from Manchester, Co-founder of FACSA ( Fetal Anti Convulsant Syndrome Association)
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Emma Murphy from Manchester, Co-founder of FACSA ( Fetal Anti Convulsant Syndrome Association)

Emma Murphy from Manchester UK, co-founded FACSA ( Fetal Anti Convulsant Syndrome Association) in November this year with Janet Williams. This is a support group for families affected by FACS. Both women have children who are affected by Fetal Anti Convuls...