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UK man to compete in  52.5km quadrathlon for autism centre in Dubai
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UK man to compete in 52.5km quadrathlon for autism centre in Dubai

Dubai - Franky Spencer, 40, a fitness instructor originally from the UK will be competing in a 52.5km quadrathlon to raise money for the new building of the Dubai Autism Centre He will be swimming, cycling, paddling and running along the 52.5 kilometre shor...
Meet Katie – YouTube documentary shows Asperger’s from the inside
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Meet Katie – YouTube documentary shows Asperger’s from the inside

A young girl diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome has previewed part of what is to be a full length documentary in the making about living with her Asperger's. Katie McKellar alongside friend and director Alyssa Huber explain to a wider audience of what i...
Nine year old with Asperger’s saves his mother from potential house fire
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Nine year old with Asperger’s saves his mother from potential house fire

Deptford, New Jersey, Nick DiVito, 9 — who has Asperger’s Syndrome received a commendation from the Deptford Fire Department after he saved his mum from a potential house fire. The South Jersey Times reports that Nick woke up at 7:15 on the morning of Nov 2...
Are public schools picking up the tab for incensing autism diagnosis?
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Are public schools picking up the tab for incensing autism diagnosis?

Are public schools paying heavily for the increase in diagnosis for children with autism since 2000? The Havard school of Public health say they are. In an article featured in The Chat this week they say the cost on the education system of having far more c...