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Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 1
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Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 1

Trafford, Manchester - ASK-PERGERS? Is a mother and son team who co-authored 2 books, run a Facebook and twitter site and provide an online advice service to both individuals and families who live with Asperger's Syndrome. The information they offer is both f...
Liz Becker, author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 2
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Liz Becker, author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 2

Liz Becker, author of 'Autism and the World According to Matt' Part one of this article can be found here The special bond between Liz and Matt is shown throughout his journey. One particular story tells of how Matt and Liz, who took the plunge one day in ...
Should autistic children be allowed service dogs at school?
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Should autistic children be allowed service dogs at school?

In recent years service dogs for children with autism have become a valuable resource for the autistic community and have been proven to significantly decrease cases of wandering, and increase a child's social interaction. Autism daily Newscast reported...
Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1
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Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1

Liz Becker, Virginia, USA - has been married to Tom for 20 years and has 2 grown up sons of her own as well as 2 step children. Her youngest son Matt now aged 28 has severe to moderate autism. As well as being a teacher, research scientist and clinical scie...
To the woman who sat at table nine : an open letter which will melt the heart of parents of autistic children worldwide
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To the woman who sat at table nine : an open letter which will melt the heart of parents of autistic children worldwide

As parents of children with autism, we are usually prepared for the reaction of a society which sometimes does not understand the autistic spectrum. Stimming, repetitive behaviour and the dreaded meltdown are part of our days. I know that I have sometimes d...
“The daily show manufactured my comments”: EXCLUSIVE interview with Peter Schiff
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“The daily show manufactured my comments”: EXCLUSIVE interview with Peter Schiff

A debate on the American minimum wage turned into a media sensation when CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, Peter Schiff, took to the stage to voice his concerns about enforcing the $7.25 per hour  minimum. Autism Daily Newscast interviewed Mr Schiff exclusively...
Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children
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Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children

Recent changes to the American Psychatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) have tightened the criteria for the diagnosis of autism. The new revision, DSM V will include Asperser's Syndrome in it's criteria, and any who were diagnose...