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Utah’s experimental autism “lottery” program hopes to be made permanent.
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Utah’s experimental autism “lottery” program hopes to be made permanent.

Utah, U.S - it is hoped that a bill will make Utah's experimental autism "lottery" program permanent. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that the $2 million measure, HB88, would be able to continue the program in perpetuity and would provide 270 autistic children ...
Avonte Oquendo – toxicological tests unable to determine cause of death
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Avonte Oquendo – toxicological tests unable to determine cause of death

New York. According to a news release yesterday, the New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner has listed both the cause of death and the manner of death for Avonte Oquendo as "Undetermined. Questions began to be asked as soon as the search for 14 ...
Royal Caribbean launches its first official autism friendly cruise line
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Royal Caribbean launches its first official autism friendly cruise line

Royal Caribbean - a leading travel organization has recently unveiled its first official autism-friendly cruise line. Ron Pettit, manager of ADA and Accessibility Compliance for Royal Caribbean International told ABC news: "When you think about accessi...
Digbeth’s Resources for Autism Charity Fears Funding Cuts from Local Council
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Digbeth’s Resources for Autism Charity Fears Funding Cuts from Local Council

Digbeth’s Resources for Autism (RfA), Birmingham, UK - is a charity which supports the needs of children under the age of 19 with autism and their families in Birmingham. The charity is partially funded by a grant from Birmingham City Council. However the ...
Drug Manufacturer Sanofi Admit Their Licenced Drug Valproate (Epilim) Causes Autism and Birth Defects
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Drug Manufacturer Sanofi Admit Their Licenced Drug Valproate (Epilim) Causes Autism and Birth Defects

Emma Murphy, co - founder of 'Fetal Anti Convulsant Campaign'Association (FACS)- reported in her blog yesterday that Sanofi, a drug manufacturer, admit that valproate, a drug that they licensed can cause autism and birth defects. Autism Daily Newscast h...