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Autistic adults are invited to join Maidenhead social club – In Your Area

Autistic adults are invited to take join a social group in Maidenhead. The Bear With Me adult social…

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Autism-friendly initiative launches in Limerick – RTE.ie

An autism and sensory-friendly initiative was launched at Parkway Retail Park in Limerick today. It is designed to…

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‘Do the unexpected’: Nonverbal autistic high school senior stuns crowd with beautiful graduation speech – Daily Mail

An autistic high school senior in Texas received a standing ovation after he delivered his class’ graduation…

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Glasgow teenager’s starring role in autism play – Evening Times

The unusual, insightful book The Reason I Jump is a one-of-a-kind memoir about how an autistic mind…

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Funding to slash autism waiting times in Stockton – The Northern Echo

EXTRA funding is being ploughed in to reduce waiting times for autism diagnosis in the Stockton area. Waiting…

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Exclusions of autistic pupils up almost a quarter in Dorset says charity – Dorset Echo

THE NUMBER of children with autism being excluded from Dorset schools has increased by almost a quarter…

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Debate Continues Over Relationship Between Autism and Allergies – Healthline

Could the immune system play a role in autism? It’s a possibility raised by a new study showing…

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The Reason I Jump: autism memoir becomes a theatre-maze in Scotland – The Guardian

The theatre can be a difficult place for people with autism. I remember taking my son when…

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Dedicated Airdrie mum who chairs HOPE for autism charity rewarded with MBE – Scottish Daily Record

A selfless, dedicated Airdrie mum has been rewarded for more than two decades of helping others by…

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Paddy McGuinness launching a new series about life as the father of autistic children – Metro

Paddy McGuinness has revealed that he plans to launch a new TV show about his life as…

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Parents Can Use New App to Diagnose Autism — Is This a Good Idea? – Healthline

The release of the new Autism & Beyond app gives parents the ability to prescreen their young…

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Children with autism twice as likely to suffer from allergies, study finds – The Independent

Children with autism are twice as likely to be diagnosed with a food allergy as the general…

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Chester autism conference to hear from inspirational author – The Chester Chronicle

An autistic author who achieved his dream job at Manchester United FC is to speak at a…

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First responders surprise teen with autism after only 2 friends show up to his birthday party – CNN

First responders in Russellville, Arkansas, went above and beyond the call of duty to make a teen’s…

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Health chiefs warn it could take a year to clear autism diagnosis backlog – Isle of Wight County Press

AROUND 150 Isle of Wight children are waiting to be assessed for autism with health chiefs warning…

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Link found between neurotransmitter imbalance, brain connectivity in those with autism – Medical Xpress

One in 59 children in the United States lives with a form of autism spectrum disorder, according…

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Wristband aims to help people with autism – euronews

Scientists are testing new biometric technology which they believe will dramatically improve the lives of people with…

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Sharp increase in autistic children excluded in England, charity says – Sky News

The number of autistic children excluded from schools in England has dramatically increased over the past seven…

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Study Could Result in More Specific Autism Treatment – Bioscience Technology

One in 59 children in the United States lives with a form of autism spectrum disorder, according…

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Autism and special classes – The Irish Times

Sir, – Thank you for Carl O’Brien’s illuminating article (News, June 4th), which confirms that it is…

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Autism and epilepsy – Epilepsy Research UK

Early life epileptic seizures have been linked to autism and other disorders, but precisely why this relationship…

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Jessie Hewitson on helping kids with autism to have a happy childhood – The Irish News

EVERY child has the right to a happy childhood – including children with autism. One mother who…

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Aberdeen event to promote positive sides of autism as part of national day – Aberdeen Evening Express

An event to celebrate autism as part of a national campaign will take place in the north-east. Autistic…

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Golf is being used to help people with autism – The Golf Business

A charity set up by golfing legend Ernie Els to help people with autism is making it…

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‘She saved my life’: Autistic schoolgirl saves Northallerton mum – The Northern Echo

A SCHOOLGIRL with autism overcame her communication difficulties to help medics give life-saving treatment to her mum…

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View from the street: Will our council stand up and help autism community? – Hampstead and Highgate Express

The election of a new Labour Council in Haringey pledged to “redesign adult social care” has raised…

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Golf made accessible to children and young adults on autism spectrum in Jersey – ITV News

Golf is being made accessible to children and young adults on the autism spectrum in Jersey Els for…

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Parents of ‘naughty boy’ with autism desperately need you to watch this – Plymouth Herald

Every time Jon and Stephanie Kirby get on a bus with their five-year-old boy, they are subjected…

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Stockton autism and learning disability facilities boost – The Northern Echo

DAY facilities for residents with autism and learning disabilities in a North-East town have received a boost…

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Deadline approaching for autism hero awards – The Northern Echo

THE deadline is fast approaching for an awards ceremony which aims to celebrate the achievements of people…

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Dad’s ten marathons in ten days to raise awareness of autism – Basingstoke Gazette

AFTER both his son and daughter were diagnosed with autism, a father has decided to put himself…

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Work begins on Centre for Autism set to open near Belfast in 2018 – Belfast Live

Work has started on a Centre for Autism which is set to open near Belfast in 2018. The…

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Autism test and treatment on horizon as scientists find hormone deficiency link – The Telegraph

A test and possible treatment for autism could be on the horizon after scientists discovered that people…

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Mum’s despair after Kirklees Council bans her autistic son from special needs bus – Huddersfield Examiner

A family has hit out after their autistic son was banned from the school bus for special…

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AI can spot signs of autism in babies as young as three months from brain scans – Alphr

Brains scans could reveal signs of autism in children as young as three months, according to new…

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Autism friendly shopping launched in Runcorn – Runcorn and Widnes World

RUNCORN Shopping City has become one of first centres in the country to make life easier for…

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Why shouldn’t I be autistic and a student? – BBC News

Getting into university is a challenge, but imagine if you’d also been told you shouldn’t even be…

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Autistic People ‘More Likely To Be Lonely’ – HuffPost UK

Autistic people are four times more likely to be lonely than the general population, new research suggests,…

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Selby firm’s skydive to beat autism – The Press, York

A SELBY technology training provider has raised more than £9,000 for a West Yorkshire autism charity. Staff from…

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Hollyoaks casts actress with autism Talia Grant in major role – Radio Times

Hollyoaks has announced that actress Talia Grant – who identifies as having high-functioning autism – is joining…

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‘Eating crunchy foods and clothing labels touching my skin makes me cry’ – what living with autism is really like – Mirror.co.uk

Two years ago Vicky Whiting’s life changed when she finally received a diagnosis that explained her intense…

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Postcode lottery sees kids in Stockton waiting YEARS for autism assessment – MP wants to know why – Gazette Live

Why does it take up to four years longer for children in Stockton to be assessed for…

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North-east woman with autism suffered panic attack after assistance dog not allowed on flight – Press and Journal

A woman with autism says she suffered “severe prejudice” after being told her assistance dog might not…

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Boy with autism builds world’s largest Lego Titanic replica – CNN

The world’s largest Lego replica of the doomed Titanic liner was built over 700 hours — 11…

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‘My autism doesn’t define who I am’ – BBC News

Chloe explains how her experiences of autism shape her daily life, but do not define her.

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How a Norfolk writer, wife and mother discovered she was autistic – Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

“I am not mad, bad or sad. My experience of the world is at odds with how…

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Autism Through The Camera Lens – HuffPost UK

A fundamental responsibility of image makers is to exercise good judgement in representing experiences outside of their…

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Virtual Reality headset to help islanders understand autism – ITV News

Shoppers in St Helier are being given the chance to see the world through the eyes of…

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How Glasgow became an autism-friendly city – Glasgow Live

Over the past year Glasgow City Council has been at the forefront of ensuring the city is…

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Merthyr mum called ‘paranoid’ for years before daughter was diagnosed with autism – ITV News

A mum-of-two from Merthyr said she was called “paranoid” for years before her seven-year-old daughter was diagnosed…

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