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A new study shows that a neurologist in an office thousands of miles away can deliver effective specialized care to people with Parkinson's disease .
Clients of Hope Services received a special treat in October. By spending a day on a range, the developmentally challenged young people learned basic horsemanship, life skills and leadership.
A recent study indicates that gastrointestinal challenges may be linked to certain autism spectrum disorders and that probiotic therapy may help.
I'll be in Mazatlan for five days in January. If there is a local group interested in autism, I would like to offer to speak to them.
AMSBIO has introduced a new range of neural progenitor cells, and cerebral cortical neurons, derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells.
Autism is a complex disorder that may have multiple causes. Local researchers studied 400 children in the Los Angeles and Sacramento areas.
Artist Matte Stephens will show off his whimsical, narrative and quirky paintings at this opening, plus be sure to pick up a gift from Subtext's sweet selection of interesting objects and books.
A new white paper from the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance , entitled "Vigabatrin-Associated Visual Field Loss : What You Need to Know," was released today at the American Epilepsy Society annual meeting in Washington, DC.
It can be a very sad time for parents with children who are sick or have special needs.
Goal one for the Leopards of Encino's Lull Special Education Center, who faced off Thursday against the Down and Dirty, a team of special-needs athletes from Sepulveda Middle School of North Hills.
PASADENA >> A breakthrough at Caltech suggests that behaviors associated with autism are influenced from gastrointestinal issues, and could be treated with probiotic therapy.
Your favorite comedy music duo, THE PARODIVAS return to Vlada Lounge for their annual Holiday Benefit Show! This year expect the usual song parody hilarity from your Hosts, along with a few exciting suprises! 7:00pm - 8:15pmFriday, December 13, 2013 Upstairs at Vlada Lounge , 331 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019.
For young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder , having a rewarding career with responsibility and respect can be a pipedream - because it's estimated that less than one-third of young adults with ASD may even have jobs, much less a position many would call rewarding.
Enjoy a holiday play, meet Santa and savor some hot cocoa and cookies this weekend all while supporting Northville Public Schools Autism K-5 program.
The Global Change Initiative Program, a brainchild of GlobalAirportParking.com is excited to announce its second partnership with Give Kids The World, a non-profit organization based in Florida that gives kids with life threatening diseases and their family's cost-free, enjoyable and totally memorable experiences in the wonders of Central Florida.
With the holidays upon us, consumers are already using smartphones and tablets to track down deals, find the best reward programs, save money, and cut back on holiday expenses.
Two mums have set up the UK's only Christmas Fair for special needs children after becoming fed-up with the lack of access for their kids Viv Bush and Alison Thomas found that although many Christmas events provided disabled access they were entirely unsuitable for the needs of their children.
Calling all Neon Trees fans and their friends and family! Here is your chance to earn amazing collectibles while donating to a worthwhile cause this holiday season.
Glitches in the connections between certain brain areas may be at the root of the common learning disorder dyslexia, a new study suggests.