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Benefits of L-Carnosine for Autistic Children

Possible Benefits of L-Carnosine for Autistic Children. L-Carnosine is an amino acid that occurs naturally in the body. The highest concentrations of L-Carnosine are found in the heart, muscle, and brain tissues. Carnosine is classified as a dipeptide, which is a compound made up of amino acid molecules that are linked together. It is thought […]

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Warm Weather Safety

Warm Weather Safety

Warm Weather Safety By Megan Kelly Summer time is in full swing, and the warm weather is here. Fun in the sun, picnics, swimming, and outdoor play are all enjoyable ways for children to spend the summer season, but safety should always be kept in mind. Since children spend much more time outdoors during the […]

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Least Restrictive Environment During the Summer

Last Restrictive Environment During the Summer

Least Restrictive Environment During the Summer By Megan Kelly The summer season is finally here, and it’s almost time for the long summer break from school. Summer brings warm weather, picnics, barbeques, swimming, and time for lots of outdoor activities. Despite all the fun, and pleasant things about summer, there is also the fact that […]

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News: GPS Tracking Devices for Children with Autism

GPS Tracking Devices for Children with Autism By Megan Kelly On October 4th, 2013, a fourteen year old boy named Avonte Oquendo went missing from the school he attended in Queens, New York. The footage from the schools security cameras showed Avonte running down a hallway, and then out a door that had been left open, and unlocked. […]

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A New Year and Hope for Change

  As 2013 has drawn to a close, and with the Holiday season behind us, it’s time for 2014 to begin in earnest. For many people the beginning of a new year presents an opportunity for productive or positive personal change. Many individuals make New Year Resolutions, or set goals or promises to better themselves, […]

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ASD Options for Living Independently

ASD Options for Living Independently by Megan Kelly Today there are more options than ever before for adults and young adults living independently with autism. Programs and centers have opened in many different places across the United States, giving many people access to their benefits, assistance, and services. The programs focus on helping adults of […]

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