Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa December 23, 2015

(Note: Links are original to email and probably don’t work.) autismDaily update ⋅ December 23, 2015NEWS RTMajor neurological breakthrough in autism could change treatmentRTScientists at Harvard and MIT have discovered a link between autism symptoms and neurotransmitters. The connection between the GABA ...Flag as irrelevant Live ScienceDo Girls Have 'Protection' from Autism? (Op-Ed)Live ScienceAlycia Halladay, chief science officer for the Autism Science Foundation, contributed this article to …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Government Relations Activities and Objectives | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Government Relations Activities and Objectives Sign up to receive Autism Speaks Advocacy Alerts: This is a way for you to stay up to the minute on legislation related to autism. Autism Speaks believes the federal government must play a significant role in research into the cause, treatment, and ultimately a cure for autism, provide relief to …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Insurance Bill | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Insurance Bill While we do not know what causes autism, we do know that with early intervention and concentrated treatment, the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder can be mitigated, enabling individuals with autism and their families to live less isolated lives. The Expanding the Promise for Individuals with Autism Act (EPIAA) will provide additional …

Archived | Autism Speaks: National Public Radio Covers New Jersey Autism Case | Circa September 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

National Public Radio Covers New Jersey Autism Case On Sept. 26, the National Public Radio program "Morning Edition" broadcast a story about Jake Micheletti, a New Jersey boy whose parents succesfully sued their insurance company to force the insurer to cover Jake's therapy. The case eventually reached the New Jersey Supreme Court, which decided in …

Archived | New Jersey: Governor Corzine Signs Bill On Autism | Circa September 12, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Sep-12-07 Governor Corzine Signs Bills On Autism NEWS RELEASEGovernor Jon S. CorzineSeptember 12, 2007FOR MORE INFORMATION:Press Office609-777-2600 GOVERNOR CORZINE SIGNS BILLS ON AUTISM West Windsor - Governor Jon S. Corzine today signed a package of seven bills relating to autism spectrum disorders. These disorders are often characterized by substantial impairments in social interaction and communication and …

Archived | Autism Speaks Announces Multi-State Insurance Legislation Campaign  | Circa December 27, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #LegislationWithoutRepresentation

State Issues Autism Speaks Announces Multi-State Insurance Legislation Campaign  Florida, California, Michigan and Pennsylvania are Key Battlegrounds in Effort to Change Insurance Laws and Require Coverage of Medically Necessary Services PALM BEACH, FL (December 27, 2007) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, will undertake a multi-state initiative to pass insurance coverage provisions for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Critical Vote Approaches On Key Pennsylvania Insurance Bill | Circa June 29, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Next 48 Hours Are Crucial to Getting Measure Passed  June 29, 2007 – The Pennsylvania legislature will vote soon on the Autism Benefit Insurance Restoration Bill, introduced in the House by Speaker Dennis O'Brien and in the Senate by Senator Jane Orie. The bill will require private insurance companies to offer coverage for autism-related …