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The Best Robots for Children with Autism
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The Best Robots for Children with Autism

Autism is a developmental disability that affects communication and social skills.  As the rate of diagnosed cases of autism continues to rise, researchers are searching for ways to help people afflicted by this complex disability.  Since many children with au...
This entrepreneur backed out of a Dragons’ Den deal, and the reason why is a lesson for all business owners
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This entrepreneur backed out of a Dragons’ Den deal, and the reason why is a lesson for all business owners

Founder and President Lisa Fraser a former swimming teacher, got the inspiration to start her own company after working with children on the autism spectrum. She noticed that they would frequently seek out tight spaces and pressure related therapy to help mana...
“Reveal” wearable device helps to monitor anxiety levels in individuals with autism
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“Reveal” wearable device helps to monitor anxiety levels in individuals with autism

Vancouver, BC - A device that will help to monitor anxiety levels in individuals with autism is currently being fine-tuned with the help of Lower Mainland families who have been affected by the disorder. As previously reported, the device was developed by A...
Toca Boca interactive apps for children with autism – w/video
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Toca Boca interactive apps for children with autism – w/video

Toca Boca -is a play studio that makes digital toys for children. Their interactive apps are brightly colored, fun and allow children to play in a safe digital environment. The Stockholm based company has to date made 27 apps. The Toca Boca philosophy state...