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Sleep and the Immune System - Implications for Autism

Sleeping Away Infection: Penn Researchers Find Link between Sleep and Immune Function in Fruitflies


Findings Help Illustrate the Importance of Sleep for Recovery from Illness… 751 more words


"For Kids On The Autism Spectrum, This Little Robot Could Make A Big Difference"

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This April 22, 2014 article on the WESA Pittsburgh NPR Station’s website includes an audio version also, but talks about a robot named Romibo that is designed to help kids who have Autism learn to communicate better.  127 more words

Mental Health

Day 35: ATUs, autism and anxiety #107days

Louise adopted Day 35, to share some of her thoughts on assessment and treatment units and their suitability (or not) for people with autism. She wrote a blog post to share her experiences and thoughts that is shared in full below: 1,009 more words

Today Moms: "11 Things Never To Say To Parents Of A Child With Autism (And 11 You Should)"

On April 15, 2014, Karen Siff Exkorn added the post “11 things never to say to parents of a child with autism (and 11 you should)” to the… 691 more words


No better partner

Today was our wedding anniversary.  We didn’t get a chance to do anything to celebrate.  We actually saw each other for only a little bit today.  63 more words


Now hosting tryouts

What’s up everyone! 

NaS l BBoy Conz here, just with a quick update!

We have recently had a new addition to our North American roster in the form of NaS l Reaper. 177 more words

Hanging Out With Dennis

I’ve never been the guy that people want to hang out with.  I’ve never been the person that people really want to confide in.  For the most part, I’ve been the guy on the outside of the group. 311 more words