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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa October 8, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 8, 2008, 3:42 PM Google News Alert for: autism GulfNewsBecker pitches in for Autism CentreGulfNews – Dubai,United Arab Emirates“I want to play against the No 1 UAE player next month and the proceeds from the match will go towards the support of the Dubai Autism Centre,” Becker […]

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Archived | ASA: Artwork on Holiday Cards Newsletter | Circa October 8, 2008

Now you can have artwork created by individuals with autism reproduced on holiday cards! Dear Genevieve, A few weeks ago I wrote to tell you how the Autism Society of America is celebrating the creativity and diversity of the autism community by inviting submissions to our unique online art exhibition. The response to our call […]

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The association between exposure to childhood maltreatment and the subsequent development of functional somatic and visceral pain syndromes – EClinicalMedicine

Background: Childhood maltreatment is a global public health issue linked to a vastmortality and morbidity burden. This study builds on current literature to explorethe risk of developing central sensitivity syndromes (CSS) (consisting of somaticand visceral pain syndromes) subsequent to childhood maltreatment exposure.Methods:A retrospective population based open cohort study using the UK primary care database,‘The Health […]

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Israeli PM: Killing of Palestinian with autism a “tragedy” – The Washington Post

Israel’s prime minister is calling the deadly police shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man with autism a “tragedy.”   JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called the deadly police shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man with autism a “tragedy,” although he stopped short of apologizing for the incident. Netanyahu’s remarks were the […]

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Experts voice concerns over US government’s program for COVID-19 vaccine – Republic World

While US President Donald Trump has showcased optimism about the COVID-19 vaccine being available by the end of 2020, country’s medical experts have raised concerns over the federal government’s “Operation Warp Speed”  vaccine program. According to reports, even though the approach of Trump’s administration is reasonable, the manner in which the information is being mitigated […]

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‘It’s psychologically easier’: how anti-vaxxers capitalised on coronavirus fears to spread misinformation | Society | The Guardian

While many believe a Covid-19 vaccine will be a ‘ticket out’, experts are concerned getting people to take it is the real challenge When Susan had a baby daughter, she was not planning on having her vaccinated. It didn’t seem abnormal to her – most of her mothers’ group didn’t vaccinate either. “I had friends […]

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Pete Evans shares rambling hour-and-half version of his controversial 60 Minutes interview | Daily Mail Online

Pete Evans shares rambling hour-and-half version of his controversial 60 Minutes interview after threatening to leak the video if he didn’t like how he was portrayed on the program Pete Evans aired his ‘unedited’ interview with 60 Minutes on Sunday night He hoped they ‘don’t make it a sensationalist piece’ and air all of his […]