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What is autism and what causes it?

Autism is the original name for a group of developmental disorders that impair a child’s ability to communicate and socialize and often include very narrowly focused interests and repetitive behaviors such as rocking, nodding, or repeating words.   305 more words

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Introducing the Center for Developmental Disorders Research Blog!

Diseases that have their origin in early life are devastating.  This blog is produced by the Center for Developmental Disorders Research to provide information about diseases that have their origin in early life as well research into their origins and treatments being conducted here in Mississippi. 262 more words

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Christ Church claims Upper State title in boys tennis

With a victory in Wednesday’s Class AA/A boys tennis Upper State championship match, Christ Church improved to 10-8.

“Our record is not that stellar, but we’ve been all over North Carolina playing the best,” Cavaliers coach Bobby Austell said. 445 more words

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The Kids Most Likely to Have ADHD In the U.S.

Using data collected from parent reports of the developmental disorder attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that boys, white children and kids living in poverty have the highest rates of the condition in the U.S. 215 more words

A special night for a special Red Raiders fan

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Every year it’s something. One year Adam Sheriff had a lucky shirt. One year it was a pair of socks. 1,034 more words

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'The Role of Video Games and Virtual Reality in Psychiatric Treatment' & 'The Benefits of Playing Video Games' articles

The Role of Video Games and Virtual Reality in Psychiatric Treatment‘: David Baron, Marientina Gotsis, Psychiatry Advisor, 8 April 2015

Introduction:

“Individuals and families of all ages are consumers of interactive entertainment in many forms. 489 more words

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GMC players embrace Autism Awareness Baseball Challenge

Dozens of high school players and coaches from across the state, each representing their respective teams who will participate in this weekend’s ninth annual Autism Awareness Baseball Challenge, gathered inside the Edison Elks Lodge for an information session last month. 1,326 more words

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