Author Post: Technology, Personalized Medicine, And Autism

By Ronit Molko ForbesBooks Author "In a nascent field like autism, where we are just beginning to understand etiology and treatment, the positive impact on outcomes could be significant." This could be heady stuff for those of us in the autism community. If you’re like me, your head is swimming with ideas about how this …

Love on the Spectrum Netflix review – Autism dating show

MARIANNE ELOISE AUG 5, 2020 I spent most of my life, until my mid-20s, believing I was unlovable. Many of the relationships I have had, both romantic and platonic, have broken down without warning, leaving me alone to assume that I’ve broken some social code that others understand instinctively. Without clarity, I could never possibly atone. So I internalised …

5-year-old Pennsylvania girl with autism dies after wandering off in Tropical Storm Isaias

A 5-year-old girl with autism believed to have ventured away from home at the height of Tropical Storm Isaias' assault on Pennsylvania was found dead on the edge of a creek Wednesday, police said. Authorities said Eliza Talal wandered off from her Lansdale home shortly before noon Tuesday, a time when the National Hurricane Center was warning that …

Covered California anuncia una baja récord en las primas para 2021 | California Healthline

By Bernard J. Wolfson August 4, 2020 Las primas para los planes de salud vendidos a través de Covered California, el mercado de seguros establecido bajo la Ley de Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio (ACA), aumentarán un promedio de 0.6% el próximo año, el incremento más bajo desde que comenzó a ofrecer seguros de salud …

What Seniors Can Expect as Their New Normal in a Post-Vaccine World | California Healthline

By Bruce HorovitzAugust 3, 2020 Imagine this scenario, perhaps a year or two in the future: An effective COVID-19 vaccine is routinely available and the world is moving forward. Life, however, will likely never be the same — particularly for people over 60. That is the conclusion of geriatric medical doctors, aging experts, futurists and industry …

Fauci Unfazed as Scientists Rely on Unproven Methods to Create COVID Vaccines | California Healthline

  By Liz SzaboAugust 3, 2020 With millions of lives on the line, researchers have been working at an unprecedented pace to develop a COVID-19 vaccine. But that speed — and some widely touted breakthroughs — belie the enormous complexity and potential risks involved. Researchers have an incomplete understanding of the coronavirus and are using technology …

Don’t Count on Lower Premiums Despite Pandemic-Driven Boon for Insurers | California Healthline

  By Bernard J. WolfsonJuly 31, 2020 When COVID-19 smacked the United States in March and April, health plans feared medical costs could skyrocket, jacking up premiums drastically in 2021, when millions of the newly unemployed might still be out of work. But something else happened: Non-COVID care collapsed as hospitals emptied beds and shut …