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An inexpensive and simple blood test to detect Down syndrome and other birth disorders is currently under research and development. This test could provide an improved alternative to current prenatal tests. (http://www.abilitypath.org/articles/article/hea..
A special experience for any child is a visit to a local movie theater to watch a film with their family. For a child with special needs or a sensory processing disorder, a visit to a local movie theater isn’t the typical fun experience and may be f..
This past week, common core state standards plan for US K-12 students in the areas of English and math was released. The new standards were written by teachers, experts and administrators in the field of education to help prepare students for college and ..
Gabrielle Stephens is a worried mom. “It seems as though everyday there is a product or food that is recalled and I worry about the dangers to my child,” says Stephens. Gabrielle is not alone in her worry. Checking national headlines in just the p..
Feda Almaliti, a parent of a child with autism, struggled for over two years for coverage by her insurance carrier of an expensive yet necessary form of therapy called Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA). It wasn’t until recently, that she became aware ..
Dr. Andrew Wakefield, known for his controversial research linking childhood vaccines to autism, has been banned from practicing medicine in Great Britain. Wakefield and colleagues published a study in 1998 in the medical journal Lancet alleging a link be..
What is Proloquo2Go? Proloquo2Go is an Assistive and Augmentative Communication Application for the iPad, iPhone and iTouch. What does Proloquo2Go do? Proloquo2Go provides a method for communicating for children and adults that have trouble speaking. FEAT..