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Costly, but transparent masks are boon for hard of hearing – France 24

  Paris (AFP) Transparent facemasks and shields are costly compared with classic counterparts but could prove a boon for the deaf and hard of hearing battling to communicate in the coronavirus era. The concept has started to take off, aided not least by Youtube tutorials or the likes of American football coach Nic Saban, who […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts: Autism | Circa February 7, 2018

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFeb 7, 2018, 11:06 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ February 7, 2018 NEWS Researchers Develop 2-Minute Autism Screening ToolDisability ScoopNew research suggests that a quick questionnaire may be highly accurate at flagging children for autism. In 88 percent of cases, the so-called Psychological Development Questionnaire, or PDQ-1, correctly […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 17, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJun 17, 2010, 9:30 PM Google News Alert for: autism Preliminary settlement reached in autism lawsuitLos Angeles TimesBy Alan Zarembo, Los Angeles Times Families of children with autism in eastern Los Angeles County appear to have prevailed in a fight to maintain state …See all stories on this […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 14, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJun 14, 2010, 9:30 PM Google News Alert for: autism Students With Autism Learn How To Succeed At WorkNPRPeople with autism often have a hard time finding and keeping jobs, so more schools are creating programs to help students with autism get prepared for the …See all stories […]

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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa September 26, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comSep 26, 2008, 2:02 PM Google News Alert for: autism Toddlers’ Focus On Mouths Rather Than On Eyes Is Predictor Of …Science Daily (press release) – USA26, 2008) — Scientists at Yale School of Medicine have found that two-year-olds with autism looked significantly more at the mouths of […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: First Look for Charity Tickets Available | Circa December 20, 2010

Chicagoland Chapter of Autism Speaks chicago@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Mon, Dec 20, 2010, 8:48 AM to Genevieve     Get Involved . Support Autism Speaks  Autism Speaks cordially invites you to attend! Thursday, February 10, 2011 McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois Premier VIP Reception for Guests of Autism Speaks 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Room N427CD Show Floor Opens at 6:30 p.m. Join Autism Speaks at First Look for Charity as we pay homage […]

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Covid-19 pandemic gives ‘anti-vaxxers’ pause

While some anti-vaccination advocates are gearing up for a fight against any potential new vaccine, others are growing frustrated at fellow anti-vaxxers’ downplaying of the pandemic. Source: Covid-19 pandemic gives ‘anti-vaxxers’ pause