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Broccoli Chemical May Help Improve Autism Symptoms

Broccoli Chemical May Help Improve Autism Symptoms

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite years of protests from children, scientists may just have found a good reason for eating broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage. These vegetables contain a molecule known as sulforaphane,...

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2014-10-19 12:21:22

The NextCODE Exchange will host the Simons Simplex Collection, so approved users can query one of the major sequence datasets in this field - online, at full resolution, without sending big files CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextCODE Health and the Simons Foundation today announced a partnership under which the Simons Simplex Collection (SSC) will be hosted on the NextCODE Exchange and made accessible in real time to approved researchers around the...

2014-10-18 16:21:09

DALLAS, October 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Autism - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" and "Endometriosis - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" market research reports to its store. The reports provide an overview of the Autism's and Endometriosis's therapeutic pipeline. They cover comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Autism and Endometriosis, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism...

2014-10-07 23:05:42

10% of All Proceeds From 4th Quarter Online Sales Will Be Donated Directly To Autism Speaks Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 K’NEX Brands, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, announced a fundraising initiative benefiting Autism Speaks. During the months of October, November and December, K’NEX is donating 10% of all net proceeds from knex.com directly to the organization, whose goal is to change the future for all who struggle with...

2014-10-02 12:31:13

WATERTOWN, Mass., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AANE, one of the leading support and advocacy organizations for individuals with autism and their families, is changing its name to Asperger Autism Network, and maintaining its acronym AANE. The name change comes as the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) of the American Psychiatric Association includes the diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome in the category of Autism Spectrum Disorder. In earlier...

2014-09-24 23:01:15

The book, written as a user-friendly manual for clinicians, students, and anyone intent on providing evidence-based autism treatment, and edited by Center for Autism and Related Disorders, includes chapters on diagnosis, effective treatment, data collection, parent training, foundational research, and practical resources to help readers implement a top-quality autism treatment program. LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) today announced...

2014-09-22 12:31:33

BRONX, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University suggests that measuring how fast the brain responds to sights and sounds could help in objectively classifying people on the autism spectrum and may help diagnose the condition earlier. The paper was published today in the online edition of the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities....

2014-09-18 12:29:31

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iliad Neurosciences, Inc., a company focused on the development of innovative approaches to diagnosing and treating Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) announced today that it has entered into an Exclusive License Agreement with The Research Foundation for The State University of New York. Under this Agreement, Iliad will provide a new biomarker to identify an abnormality in folate transport to the brain associated with susceptibility...

2014-09-16 23:11:29

Despite a lack of public funding, specialized vocational school starts its fourth year as a model for educating the nation’s 750,000 young people with autism about to age out of the public school system. Sherman Oaks, California (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Defying the statistical odds, and with public funding virtually nonexistent for such programs, Exceptional Minds begins its fourth academic year as the first vocational school of its kind for young adults with autism. Twenty-seven...

2014-09-11 23:07:40

CARD will partner with developmental pediatrician Dr. Linda Copeland to offer families one-stop access to medical and behavioral health services. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) today announced its partnership with leading developmental pediatrician Dr. Linda Copeland. This will be the first autism treatment center in the Sacramento area to offer both behavioral and medical treatment for children with autism spectrum disorder...

2014-09-10 23:09:11

In a survey done with parents of autistic children in the United Kingdom, it was discovered that 61% of children with Autism Spectrum Condition are bullied at school. NoBullying discovers why today http://www.nobullying.com/over-60-of-autistic-children-are-bullied-at-school/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) affects around half a million children in the United Kingdom so when the parents of 900 autistic children were interviewed and 61% of them said...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.