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2014-06-30 23:01:58

Wright's second book, Harold the Princess Saving Dragon, came to be through his son's hardships in early life that include Autism, Arnold Chiari Malformation and Deafness. Columbus,

Brain Imaging Distinguishes Learning Disorders
2013-11-21 08:46:42

The first physical evidence that the brains of children with a nonverbal learning disability may develop differently than the brains of other children has been discovered using brain imaging.

2011-02-15 16:40:00

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group and its Advance LA transition program are pleased to announce that Rudy Simone will be the first speaker in its 2011 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Ms.

2011-02-15 16:00:00

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group and its Advance LA transition program are pleased to announce that Rudy Simone will be the first speaker in its 2011 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Ms.

2011-02-01 01:59:26

A study from MIT neuroscientists reveals that high-functioning autistic adults appear to have trouble using theory of mind to make moral judgments in certain situations.

2010-05-05 17:53:00

PITTSBURGH, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AHEADD founder and director, Carolyn Komich Hare was recognized by Stanford Who's Who for exceptional work in the education industry.

2010-04-06 12:13:00

PITTSBURGH, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- AHEADD.org, the first and only private, community-based program to provide support for students with autism and Asperger's Syndrome in college, today announced its second national conference in honor of Adult Autism Awareness Day on April 16, 2010.

2009-07-15 08:47:52

Scientists from the University of Cambridge have identified 27 genes that are associated with either Asperger Syndrome (AS) and/or autistic traits and/or empathy.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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