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Nest for Autism Awareness | Vanity Fair

by admin on February 21, 2014

Nest will donate 100 percent of the net proceeds for this candle to Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism -science-and-advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and a  …

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Autism Speaks to Provide Funding for “Big Red Safety Boxes" for …

by admin on February 14, 2014

NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 14, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced that it has awarded $50000 in funding to the National Autism Association (NAA) to  …

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A Potent Diuretic as Autism Treatment? | Science News | Autism …

by admin on February 6, 2014

French researchers have used a rodent study to show how their experimental treatment for autism – the potent diuretic bumetanide – may flip a biochemical switch in the brain. Their report appears today in Science.

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Autism Speaks and National Center For Missing & Exploited …

by admin on January 23, 2014

NEW YORK, N.Y. (January 23, 2014) — Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children today have formed a partnership to address  …

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Children With Autism Perceive Sights And Sounds Separately …

by admin on January 15, 2014

By: By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 01/15/2014 11:26 AM EST on LiveScience The world for children with autism may resemble watching a movie with the audio out of sync.

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Vision, sound don't sync for some kids with autism, study suggests …

by admin on January 14, 2014

Watching a TV show where the words coming out of the actor's mouth are not synched with his lips can be very distracting.

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The Brain in Exquisite Detail | Science News | Autism Speaks

by admin on January 7, 2014

“Ultimately this is about ushering in an era of more personalized medicine,” says Daniel Smith, Autism Speaks senior director of discovery neuroscience.

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Weatherstone Fellow Elaine Hsiao Makes Forbes … – Autism Speaks

by admin on January 7, 2014

Autism Speaks most heartily congratulates autism researcher Elaine Hsiao for making Forbes' 2013 list of 30 Under 30 in Science and Healthcare.

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Philanthropedia Recognizes Autism Speaks as High-Impact Nonprofit

by admin on December 20, 2013

NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 20, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced that it has been named a recommended, high-impact nonprofit in a Philanthropedia

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Whipworm parasite reduces symptoms of autism – Life Lines

by admin on December 12, 2013

Believe it or not, scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in collaboration with Coronado Biosciences are intentionally infecting people who have autism with whipworms from pigs (Trichuris suis), although generally

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