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Miniature horses animal assisted therapy at Rush University Hospital
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Miniature horses animal assisted therapy at Rush University Hospital

CHICAGO - Mystery and Lunar, two miniature horses, made a surprise visit to  Chicago's Rush University Hospital. They are two equines on a medical mission. Mystery and Lunar are two of the horses at Mane in Heaven, an  Animal Assisted Therapy Group in Lake in ...
GW Pharmaceuticals Testing Possible Cannabis-Based Drug for Autism
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GW Pharmaceuticals Testing Possible Cannabis-Based Drug for Autism

British drugmaker GW Pharmaceuticals is testing a new cannabis-based drug that is already showing promise in patients suffering from epilepsy. CEO Justin Gover believes the drug, Epidiolex, may also be beneficial to children diagnosed with autism spectrum diso...
WARNING: Health Canada advises those using  MMS ‘miracle cure’ for autism to consult doctor
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WARNING: Health Canada advises those using MMS ‘miracle cure’ for autism to consult doctor

Canada -   Miracle Mineral Solution (MMS) is an unauthorized product used in the past to treat cancer and more recently as a 'miracle cure' for autism. The product was sold via Genesis II Church For Health and Healing, an American church group. We first report...
New Pilot Study finds that behavioural therapy may help reduce autism symptoms as young as 6 months
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New Pilot Study finds that behavioural therapy may help reduce autism symptoms as young as 6 months

Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders - released online Tuesday findings from their pilot study into how parents can help significantly reduce symptoms of autism in babies as young as under the age of 1 year. This was achieved by parents changing the w...
Boulder County Opens a New Concept Yoga Therapy for Those on the Autism Spectrum and with Special Needs
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Boulder County Opens a New Concept Yoga Therapy for Those on the Autism Spectrum and with Special Needs

BOULDER COUNTY - Debbie Stone a mother with a son diagnosed with autism found that she wanted to do everything possible and available to help her son.  It soon became apparent that  the shuffling between treatments, the lack of insurance coverage and the d...