Archived | e-Speaks: Walk with Wubbzy for World Autism Awareness Day; SOFIA Pharmaceutical Trial Results; Benefits of Exercise | Circa Feb 20, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

e-Speaks || February 20, 2009Autism Speaks Walks with 'Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!' forWorld Autism Awareness DayAutism Speaks is partnering with Wubbzy – star of Nick Jr.'s television series “Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!” – to promote World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) on April 2. Wubbzy will star in a public service announcement and on a special web site …

Archived | ASA National Conference Registration Opens; Bounce for Autism this April | Circa Jan 29, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Jan 29, 2009Note: Links are original to the email and probably don’t work.NEWSPump It Up and Autism Society of America Host “Bounce for Autism”The Autism Society of America and Pump It Up, the nation's largest and fastest-growing franchise of giant indoor inflatable playgrounds for private parties, are teaming up for the second year to host …

Archived | ASA Launches New Online Course on Autism and Environmental Health; Register Today for Day on the Hill 2009 | Circa Dec 4, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NEWSAutism Society of America Launches New Online Course on Autism and Environmental HealthThe Autism Society of America is pleased to announce the release of its newest online course, “Autism and the Environment 101.” Sponsored by the John Merck Fund, this introductory-level course was designed to give individuals with autism spectrum disorders, parents, other family members, physicians, …

Archived: Autism Speaks | Help Get Insurance Coverage for Autism In California! | Circa Nov 18, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Dear California Autism Advocate,  The autism insurance reform movement in California is ramping up to achieve coverage for children with autism this year.  We need everyone's help!  Volunteers in four other states - Arizona, Florida, Louisiana and Pennsylvania have been able to achieve insurance coverage for their children this year!  A total of seven states now meet standards of appropriate coverage, ending autism insurance discrimination …

Podcast Drop: ‘On Something’ Season Two Makes Cannabis Legalization Make Sense

Not much is surprising in this surreal year, but one stat that is? Cannabis is now legal in more states than it’s not. On Something, a podcast from Colorado Public Radio in partnership with PRX, is exploring the effect of America’s disjointed pot policy and the evolution of cannabis culture with its newly released second season. Hosted …

Adult-Use Legalization Measures Officially Qualify for Arizona and Montana Ballots, Vermont Lawmakers Plan to Take Up Legislation … | Cannabis Business Times

This week, adult-use cannabis legalization measures officially qualified for the ballots in Arizona and Montana, sending the issue before voters this November. Elsewhere, in Vermont, lawmakers appear poised to consider legislation to legalize cannabis sales during an upcoming budget session. Here, we’ve rounded up the 10 headlines you need to know before this week is …

State relaxes restrictions on some programs for disabled residents » Albuquerque Journal

Outdoor visits with group home residents now allowed SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s administration has eased restrictions on New Mexico’s programs for individuals with developmental disabilities, roughly four months after locking down group homes and freezing some services. Under Department of Health changes that took effect Saturday, family members or guardians can now …