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Preprint server aims to lead medical research into era of open science | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Preprint server aims to lead medical research into era of open science | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Envisioned as bioRxiv’s clinical cousin, the new preprint server medRxiv hosts unpublished manuscripts describing original medical research.

The Emotional Labor of Teaching and the Need for Systemic Change | Edutopia

The Emotional Labor of Teaching and the Need for Systemic Change | Edutopia: Love for their students is what drives many teachers—but it’s also what makes the profession really, really hard.

Your Data Were ‘Anonymized’? These Scientists Can Still Identify You - The New York Times

Your Data Were ‘Anonymized’? These Scientists Can Still Identify You - The New York Times: Computer scientists have developed an algorithm that can pick out almost any American in databases supposedly stripped of personal information.

The deep emotional ties between depression and autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

The deep emotional ties between depression and autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Autistic people are four times as likely to experience depression over the course of their lives as their neurotypical peers. Yet researchers know little about why, or how best to help.

Asperger's Syndrome Is Now Called Autism — How to Notice ASD in Your Child

Asperger's Syndrome Is Now Called Autism — How to Notice ASD in Your Child: What is Asperger's syndrome, and how is it related to autism? These are the signs that could indicate your child is on the autism spectrum.

'He struggled with mental illness - but Christopher was generous, mischievous and a gentle giant' - Wales Online

'He struggled with mental illness - but Christopher was generous, mischievous and a gentle giant' - Wales Online: Christopher Jones, 32, had Asperger's and schizophrenia - but family and friends said there was so much more to him

What Life Is Like for a Child With ADHD

What Life Is Like for a Child With ADHD: Kids with ADHD can seem unfocused, indecisive, impulsive and undisciplined. But they’re actually experiencing and processing the world around us in a different way. Gaining a little insight into their perspective—and understanding that it’s not simply a matter of them needing to sit still and focus—can go a long way toward upping our empathy.

Teaching Metacognition as a Study Strategy | Edutopia

Teaching Metacognition as a Study Strategy | Edutopia: Using a metacognitive exercise helps students know what they should and shouldn’t study.

Por que chorar às vezes faz tão bem?

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Apoiar mães é essencial para que haja amamentação adequada - 31/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Apoiar mães é essencial para que haja amamentação adequada - 31/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: "Após uma complicação no pós-parto, eu fiquei três dias sem conseguir amamentar, mas consegui superar, porque naquele momento, tive muito apoio do meu companheiro e principalmente da minha mãe e da minha irmã, para que meu filho não largasse meu peito.

'Gêmeas me acordavam até 40 vezes': a nova técnica para fazer bebês dormirem - BBC News Brasil

'Gêmeas me acordavam até 40 vezes': a nova técnica para fazer bebês dormirem - BBC News Brasil: 'Minhas filhas me acordavam 40 vezes toda noite', conta mãe de gêmeas que foram submetidas a tratamento pioneiro desenvolvido em hospital infantil britânico.

Aplicativo de brasileira ajuda na alfabetização de crianças com autismo - 31/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Aplicativo de brasileira ajuda na alfabetização de crianças com autismo - 31/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: A OMS (Organização Mundial da Saúde) estima que há 70 milhões de pessoas com autismo em todo o mundo, sendo cerca de 2 milhões somente no Brasil. Calcula-se que em todo o mundo, uma em cada 160 crianças tenham o TEA (Transtorno do Espectro do Autismo).

5 ways to cope with adult ADHD at work | Health24

5 ways to cope with adult ADHD at work | Health24: While there are several effective ways to treat and manage adult ADHD, work could still be a major challenge.

Is bowling an Olympic sport? | Olympic Channel

Is bowling an Olympic sport? | Olympic Channel: Bowling may not be at Tokyo 2020, but it is at the 2019 Pan American Games, watch out for Jakob Butturff.

We need precise measurements of sensory traits related to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

We need precise measurements of sensory traits related to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Separating sensitivity to sensory stimuli from the response to the stimuli may help scientists understand the root cause of sensory traits in autistic people.

Autism rate increase despite NDIS rules | 7NEWS.com.au

Autism rate increase despite NDIS rules | 7NEWS.com.au: New statistics show the number of people who need autism support from the National Disability Insurance Scheme is growing despite tighter rules.

Study finds lower stress, depression levels in mothers of children with autism by improving relationships

Study finds lower stress, depression levels in mothers of children with autism by improving relationships: Mothers of young children with autism who focus on improving the quality of their own relationship skills—as opposed to teaching developmental skills to their children—experience dramatic improvements in their level of parenting stress and depression.

Safety kit helps families of children with autism

Safety kit helps families of children with autism: The National Autism Association is responsible for a new device that can help parents of children with autism locate their child if they go missing along with other safety benefits. It’s called “The Big Red Box,” and it has devices that help with prevention efforts and response efforts in emergency situations for children with autism. …

Autópsia confirma que ator Cameron Boyce morreu por causa de uma epilepsia - 30/07/2019 - UOL Entretenimento

Denny Sanford gives UCSD $100M for landmark studies of empathy, compassion - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Denny Sanford gives UCSD $100M for landmark studies of empathy, compassion - The San Diego Union-Tribune: This is the second $100 million donation Sanford has made to UC San Diego this decade.

A Project to Prompt Student Reflection in High School | Edutopia

A Project to Prompt Student Reflection in High School | Edutopia: Researching their dream job and prepping for an interview prompts students to reflect deeply on what they learned in a year.

Use Comics or Graphic Novels to Teach English and Social-Emotional Skills | Edutopia

Use Comics or Graphic Novels to Teach English and Social-Emotional Skills | Edutopia: Teaching with comics facilitates improved comprehension and social-emotional competencies.

Príncipe Harry usou o mesmo blazer 24 vezes desde seu primeiro encontro com Meghan Markle. Sim, contaram! – Notas – Glamurama

Príncipe Harry usou o mesmo blazer 24 vezes desde seu primeiro encontro com Meghan Markle. Sim, contaram! – Notas – Glamurama: A rainha Elizabeth II não é a única Windsor com gosto por repetir roupas, já que um levantamento feito pelo "The Sun" nessa segunda-feira mostrou que…

A psicologia dos emojis: por que esses símbolos são cada vez mais usados? - Dr. Cristiano Nabuco - UOL

A psicologia dos emojis: por que esses símbolos são cada vez mais usados? - Dr. Cristiano Nabuco - UOL: Neste espaço, são discutidas ideias e pesquisas sobre comportamento humano, psicologia e, principalmente, temas que se relacionam ao cotidiano das pessoas. Assuntos centrais na construção de nossa autoestima, felicidade e vida. Seja bem-vindo(a)!

O "lado Z” da carne: o zinco é fundamental para suportarmos várias doenças - Blog da Lúcia Helena - UOL

O "lado Z” da carne: o zinco é fundamental para suportarmos várias doenças - Blog da Lúcia Helena - UOL: Lúcia Helena de Oliveira é uma jornalista apaixonada por saúde, assunto sobre o qual escreve há mais de três décadas, com cursos de especialização no Brasil e no exterior. Dirigiu por 17 anos a revista SAÚDE, na Editora Abril, editou 38 livros de autores médicos para o público leigo e, recentemente, criou a Vitamina, uma agência para produzir conteúdo e outras iniciativas nas áreas de medicina, alimentação e atividade física.

Quantos cafés podemos tomar por dia? Entenda os benefícios dessa bebida - Verônica Laino - UOL

Quantos cafés podemos tomar por dia? Entenda os benefícios dessa bebida - Verônica Laino - UOL: Verônica Laino é formada em Nutrição pela USP (Universidade de São Paulo), pós-graduada em Nutrição Clínica e Esportiva Funcional e coach de emagrecimento. Trabalhou em clínica particular por sete anos e hoje dedica seu tempo aos seus coachees e a? produc?a?o de conteu?do online, mi?dias sociais e eventos, como forma de alcanc?ar cada vez mais pessoas e ajuda?-las a levar uma vida pra?tica, sauda?vel, balanceada e gostosa.

Alimentos podem piorar os sintomas da rinite? Especialistas explicam - 30/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Alimentos podem piorar os sintomas da rinite? Especialistas explicam - 30/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Com a constante mudança de tempo, é comum que as pessoas comecem a sofrer com rinite, sinusite e os outros "ites" que entopem o nariz e a garganta. O mais famoso deles, a rinite, chega a atingir quase metade da população adulta no país, como informa o

Sensory overload in autism may stem from hypervigilant brain | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Sensory overload in autism may stem from hypervigilant brain | Spectrum | Autism Research News: The brains of some autistic children may not adapt to repeated touch or sound, even after several minutes.

We need precise measurements of sensory traits related to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

We need precise measurements of sensory traits related to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Separating sensitivity to sensory stimuli from the response to the stimuli may help scientists understand the root cause of sensory traits in autistic people.

CGN - Cascavel - Com filho autista, mãe para carro em vaga para deficientes e tem direito questionado

CGN - Cascavel - Com filho autista, mãe para carro em vaga para deficientes e tem direito questionado: Ela fez o relato em um grupo nas redes sociais e pede mais atenção das pessoas antes dos julgamentos...

PL cria disque-denúncia para relatar discriminação contra pessoas com autismo | Metro Jornal

Estudo descobre relação entre níveis de estrogênio no útero e autismo - 29/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Estudo descobre relação entre níveis de estrogênio no útero e autismo - 29/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Uma pesquisa revelou que existe uma provável ligação entre a exposição a altos níveis de estrogênio, um hormônio sexual, no útero e a probabilidade de desenvolver autismo. Os resultados, divulgados nesta segunda-feira (29) no periódico Molecular Ps

Autismo está ligado a altos níveis de estrogênio no útero - Planeta

Autismo está ligado a altos níveis de estrogênio no útero - Planeta: Descoberta é um passo importante para se compreender mais sobre a ocorrência do autismo   Cientistas britânicos e dinamarqueses identificaram uma ligação entre a exposição a altos níveis de estrogênio no útero e a probabilidade de desenvolver autismo. Os resultados, apresentados em 29 de julho na revista “Molecular Psychiatry”e no site da Universidade de Cambridge …

Discriminação contra autismo poderá ser via disque-denúncia

Discriminação contra autismo poderá ser via disque-denúncia: Projeto de lei será analisado em caráter de urgência na Câmara dos Deputados

Decluttering Your Classroom | Edutopia

Decluttering Your Classroom | Edutopia: Thoughtful reflection will help you make decisions about what to keep and what to discard in your classroom.

High levels of oestrogen in the womb linked to autism | University of Cambridge

High levels of oestrogen in the womb linked to autism | University of Cambridge: The discovery adds further evidence to support the prenatal sex steroid theory of autism first proposed 20 years ago.

Psiquiatra explica por que não devemos procurar a felicidade - ZAP

Psiquiatra explica por que não devemos procurar a felicidade - ZAP: O psiquiatra Rafael Euba defende que não devemos procurar a felicidade, uma vez que os seres humanos "não foram desenhados"...

Dos and Don’ts of Classroom Decorations | Edutopia

Dos and Don’ts of Classroom Decorations | Edutopia: What you put on your classroom walls can affect your students’ ability to learn.

Computational Thinking is Critical Thinking—and Belongs in Every Subject | Edutopia

Computational Thinking is Critical Thinking—and Belongs in Every Subject | Edutopia: Identifying patterns and groupings is a useful way of thinking not just for computer scientists but for students in all fields.

Some children needlessly given antipsychotic drugs for ADHD - UPI.com

Some children needlessly given antipsychotic drugs for ADHD - UPI.com: Many children are still taking antipsychotic drugs to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder even when they shouldn't be, a new study says.

Good sleep patterns can help children cope better with ADHD symptoms, says study : Newz Hook - Changing Attitudes towards Disability

Good sleep patterns can help children cope better with ADHD symptoms, says study : Newz Hook - Changing Attitudes towards Disability: New study reveals sleep patterns can help youngsters with ADHD organise themselves better

No, My Son Isn't Rude. He's Autistic, And We're All Doing The Best We Can. | HuffPost

No, My Son Isn't Rude. He's Autistic, And We're All Doing The Best We Can. | HuffPost: A recent altercation I had with a flight attendant exemplified just how little most people understand about neurological diversity.

High levels of oestrogen in the womb could cause autism, study finds | The Independent

High levels of oestrogen in the womb could cause autism, study finds | The Independent: Autism could be a prenatal disorder caused by high levels of oestrogen in the womb, new research has suggested. Scientists believe oestrogen affects brain growth in foetuses, but it is not currently clear whether these elevated hormone levels come from the mother, baby or placenta.  The National Autistic Society defines autism as a lifelong, developmental disability that

Scientists reverse social traits associated with autism in mouse model

Scientists reverse social traits associated with autism in mouse model: Research has been ongoing in the field of genetic mutations and changes and brain and other neural disorders including Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and a new study in mice models of autism has shown a possible link between mutations or deletions of the SHANK3 gene and a rare disorder called Phelan-McDermid syndrome and ASD.

‘It has been totally positive’: the couples brought together by an autism diagnosis | Life and style | The Guardian

‘It has been totally positive’: the couples brought together by an autism diagnosis | Life and style | The Guardian: When one partner in a relationship learns they are autistic, it can explain years of frustration and confusion. And, for many, the knowledge makes their bond stronger than ever

Early intervention for babies showing signs of autism - Health Report - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Early intervention for babies showing signs of autism - Health Report - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): Early intervention, we're often told, is key when managing life threatening health conditions or developmental problems in children.

Computational Thinking is Critical Thinking—and Belongs in Every Subject | Edutopia

Computational Thinking is Critical Thinking—and Belongs in Every Subject | Edutopia: Identifying patterns and groupings is a useful way of thinking not just for computer scientists but for students in all fields.

Ansiedade infantil: quais são as melhores formas de lidar com ela? - 27/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Ansiedade infantil: quais são as melhores formas de lidar com ela? - 27/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Toda criança, assim como todo adulto, fica ansiosa às vezes. Mas, para algumas, a ansiedade pode tornar-se

“Slime”: uma brincadeira que coloca em risco saúde da pele e merece atenção - Blog da Adriana Vilarinho - UOL

“Slime”: uma brincadeira que coloca em risco saúde da pele e merece atenção - Blog da Adriana Vilarinho - UOL: O que a gente chama de beleza é o reflexo da saúde. Uma pele bonita é uma pele saudável, cabelos bonitos são cabelos saudáveis e por aí afora. Este é o espaço para quem busca orientações dermatológicas confiáveis, sempre visando o bem-estar, com dicas que muitas vezes podem ser até bem simples e descomplicadas, mas que são sempre baseadas na experiência médica.

MD e dipirona: como a psiquiatra busca novos remédios em velhas substâncias - Blog do Luiz Sperry - UOL

MD e dipirona: como a psiquiatra busca novos remédios em velhas substâncias - Blog do Luiz Sperry - UOL: Luiz Sperry é médico psiquiatra formado pela USP em 2003. Adora a cidade de São Paulo, onde nasceu e cresceu. Já trabalhou nos 4 cantos dela, inclusive plantão em pronto-socorro (tipo ER mesmo), Unidade Básica, HC, Emílio Ribas, hospícios e hospitais gerais. Foi professor de psicopatologia na Faculdade Paulista de Serviço Social e hoje em dia trabalha em consultório e supervisiona residentes do HC.

Autistic Isle of Wight poet uses her skill to inspire others | Isle of Wight County Press

Autistic Isle of Wight poet uses her skill to inspire others | Isle of Wight County Press: POET PW Gates had two sell-out shows at Ventnor Fringe — but took her audience outside the venue so as not to get claustrophobic.

Appeal to shops to be autism friendly | Largs and Millport Weekly News

Appeal to shops to be autism friendly | Largs and Millport Weekly News: I am writing to urge shops and businesses in Ayrshire to help make our community more autism-friendly by holding Autism Hours throughout the second…

"Everyday life - abbreviated": Two families' perspectives on parenting a child with autism | News | yakimaherald.com

"Everyday life - abbreviated": Two families' perspectives on parenting a child with autism | News | yakimaherald.com: Statistics posted from 2018 by the Autism Society report that an average of 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder each year.

Employers urged to rethink workers with autism to help rectify chronic unemployment problem - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Employers urged to rethink workers with autism to help rectify chronic unemployment problem - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): As people with autism struggle to counter an unemployment rate of more than 30 per cent, disability groups are calling on employers to tap the potential of this group of prospective workers.

Substância da uva reduz estresse e pode combater ansiedade e depressão - 27/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Substância da uva reduz estresse e pode combater ansiedade e depressão - 27/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Uma pesquisa da Universidade de Buffalo (EUA) descobriu que o resveratrol, substância com poder antioxidante presente em uvas vermelhas, é capaz de bloquear a

The children with special needs who stay at home - BBC News

The children with special needs who stay at home - BBC News: Four children with special educational needs explain why they no longer attend school.

Starting the Day With Routines That Teach Emotion Regulation | Edutopia

Starting the Day With Routines That Teach Emotion Regulation | Edutopia: Exercises that help young students who’ve experienced trauma transition into the school day in a relaxed and ready state.

Google Glass pode ser usado para ensinar crianças autistas - Jornal O Globo

Google Glass pode ser usado para ensinar crianças autistas - Jornal O Globo: Testes com a tecnologia mostram que os métodos podem ajudar os pequenos a entender emoções e a se envolver de forma mais direta com aqueles à sua volta

Kids with autism at increased risk of bullying by siblings and classmates - Reuters

Kids with autism at increased risk of bullying by siblings and classmates - Reuters: (Reuters Health) - Children with autism are more likely than kids without the disorder to be bullied by siblings and peers in early adolescence, and they may have more psychological and social problems as a result, a new study suggests.

For people with autism like Nick McAllister, one of the biggest challenges is finding a job - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

For people with autism like Nick McAllister, one of the biggest challenges is finding a job - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): I spent my whole life feeling like I didn't fit in, until I was diagnosed with autism at 40. While the diagnosis helped me embrace who I am, it hasn't helped with my employment status (or lack thereof), writes Nick McAllister.

Neuroscientists identify brain region linked to altered social interactions in autism model | MIT News

Neuroscientists identify brain region linked to altered social interactions in autism model | MIT News: Neuroscientists at MIT and colleagues in China found that structural and functional impairments in the anterior cingulate cortex of SHANK3 mutant mice is linked to altered social interactions. Mutations of the SHANK3 gene are associated with autism.

Misconceptions about autism means companies miss out on quality employees - HalifaxToday.ca

Misconceptions about autism means companies miss out on quality employees - HalifaxToday.ca: Providing workers who have autism with a quiet workspace and detailed instructions on tasks are among several accommodation strategies for employers

Teenage Boy With Autism Allegedly Raped Near Care Facility In McKeesport – CBS Pittsburgh

Teenage Boy With Autism Allegedly Raped Near Care Facility In McKeesport – CBS Pittsburgh: A local mom, who KDKA didn't identify since her son is a minor, is distraught.

Antipsychotic use in youths with ADHD is low, but still cause for concern

Antipsychotic use in youths with ADHD is low, but still cause for concern: Although fewer young people with ADHD are treated with antipsychotic drugs than suspected, many prescriptions for the drugs do not appear to be clinically warranted, according to a new study from psychiatry researchers at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons. They also found that antipsychotic use among youths with ADHD was highest among preschool-age children.

More Kids Are Being Diagnosed With ADHD – but What Does That Actually Mean?

More Kids Are Being Diagnosed With ADHD – but What Does That Actually Mean?: Dr. Lane Strathearn, a behavioral and developmental pediatrician, speaks about why he thinks ADHD is on the rise, what the diagnosis for ADHD looks like, what factors contribute to ADHD and whether or not medication is the best treatment plan.

Athletes With ADHD May Need More Time to Recover From Concussion: Study

Athletes With ADHD May Need More Time to Recover From Concussion: Study: College athletes with attention- deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be slower to recover from a concussion and may have more severe symptoms.

Marcus Wilton wins Genius Within Achiever of the Year | Warrington Guardian

Marcus Wilton wins Genius Within Achiever of the Year | Warrington Guardian: AN inspirational youngster with ADHD and autism (ASD) has won a national award for spreading the message that 'different is good'.

Bradley John family wants answers over 'bullied' teen's death - BBC News

Bradley John family wants answers over 'bullied' teen's death - BBC News: Bradley John, 14, was found by his sister at their school in September last year.

Romance novelist Helen Hoang writes about love on the autism spectrum

Romance novelist Helen Hoang writes about love on the autism spectrum: American writer Helen Hoang felt the tug of appeal of romance fiction at an early age, but had to wait 25 years to write her own.

Use Comics or Graphic Novels to Teach English and Social-Emotional Skills | Edutopia

Use Comics or Graphic Novels to Teach English and Social-Emotional Skills | Edutopia: Teaching with comics facilitates improved comprehension and social-emotional competencies.

Teaching Metacognition as a Study Strategy | Edutopia

Teaching Metacognition as a Study Strategy | Edutopia: Using a metacognitive exercise helps students know what they should and shouldn’t study.

Using Play to Teach Math | Edutopia

Using Play to Teach Math | Edutopia: Math doesn't have to be serious. One teacher believes play is the key to math comprehension for all ages.

How to Teach Students to Use Wikipedia | Edutopia

How to Teach Students to Use Wikipedia | Edutopia: Understanding how the online encyclopedia functions helps students learn how to conduct research and distinguish fact from fiction.

Kids with Autism at Increased Risk for Bullying, Even from Siblings

Kids with Autism at Increased Risk for Bullying, Even from Siblings: Often the child doing the bullying and the child being bullied are the same person. New research says this is happening at home and at school, and children with autism are at increased risk.

Pittsburgh airport 'sensory room' helps kids with autism fly

Pittsburgh airport 'sensory room' helps kids with autism fly: Traveling can be stressful for any family of young children, but the prospect can be overwhelming for kids with autism. A Pittsburgh International Airport just installed a "sensory room," which will help those with autism and other special needs acclimate to the in-flight experience before stepping onto the plane.

Single mom and son with autism reunite with police officer who calmed boy on train [Video]

Single mom and son with autism reunite with police officer who calmed boy on train [Video]: A 4-year-old boy named Andrew, who has autism, became overwhelmed on a train platform and his mom couldn't calm him down. While most people stared, a kind Washington, D.C. Metro police officer stepped in to help, and calmed the boy by simply holding his hand.

Single mom and son with autism reunite with police officer who calmed boy on train [Video]

Single mom and son with autism reunite with police officer who calmed boy on train [Video]: A 4-year-old boy named Andrew, who has autism, became overwhelmed on a train platform and his mom couldn't calm him down. While most people stared, a kind Washington, D.C. Metro police officer stepped in to help, and calmed the boy by simply holding his hand.

Parents of tragic Scots schoolboy who took own life in school toilets suing NHS claiming medics ignored suicidal behaviour

Parents of tragic Scots schoolboy who took own life in school toilets suing NHS claiming medics ignored suicidal behaviour: THE parents of a tragic Scots schoolboy who took his own life in a school toilet are suing the NHS, claiming his suicidal behaviour was ignored by medics. Anton Michael, 15, was considered “low ris…

Os pais do trágico estudante escocês que tirou a própria vida nos banheiros da escola processando NHS alegando médicos ignoraram o comportamento suicida

Os pais do trágico estudante escocês que tirou a própria vida nos banheiros da escola processando NHS alegando médicos ignoraram o comportamento suicida: THE parents of a tragic Scots schoolboy who took his own life in a school toilet are suing the NHS, claiming his suicidal behaviour was ignored by medics. Anton Michael, 15, was considered “low ris…

I Have ADHD & This Is What I Want From My School

I Have ADHD & This Is What I Want From My School: As early as preschool, my son Lucas stood out from his peers. Where other kids his age sat quietly and listened as the teacher read a story, Lucas often stood and roamed the classroom, attracted by the bright toys arranged around the room. Where…

Transtorno pós-parto: por que ocorre e como combater - 26/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Transtorno pós-parto: por que ocorre e como combater - 26/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: São 3h da madrugada. Meu travesseiro está encharcado com suor frio, meu corpo está tenso e tremendo depois de acordar do mesmo pesadelo que me assombra todas as noites. Eu sei que estou segura na cama --isso é um fato. Minha vida não está mais

Modelo brasileira com síndrome de Down estampa capa de revista na Austrália - 26/07/2019 - UOL Universa

Modelo brasileira com síndrome de Down estampa capa de revista na Austrália - 26/07/2019 - UOL Universa: Georgia Furlan Traebert representou o Brasil ao estampar a capa da revista australiana "Katwalk Kids Fashion Magazine", que promove a inclusão e a diversidade na indústria da moda infantil.Aos 15 anos de idade, a adolescente, de Santa Catarina,

Garoto autista constrói o maior Lego Titanic do mundo, nos ensinando a acreditar em sonhos - greenMe.com.br

Garoto autista constrói o maior Lego Titanic do mundo, nos ensinando a acreditar em sonhos - greenMe.com.br: Um menino autista se tornou famoso em todo o mundo pela construção verdadeiramente memorável de um gigante Titanic de tijolos Lego

Shopping goiano abre estacionamento para autistas - Diário da Manhã

Shopping goiano abre estacionamento para autistas - Diário da Manhã: Acompanhe as notícias do Goiás, do Brasil e do Mundo no maior portal de notícias do Goiás.

Está com enjoo? Veja alimentos que podem ajudar a reduzir as náuseas - 26/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Está com enjoo? Veja alimentos que podem ajudar a reduzir as náuseas - 26/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: As náuseas causam um desconforto no estômago e a sensação de querer vomitar. As razões para que esse sintoma apareça podem variar --algumas pessoas podem sentir náuseas devido ao movimento (viagens), por realizar alguns tipos de tratamento como a quimi

O país que tem o unicórnio como símbolo nacional - BBC News Brasil

O país que tem o unicórnio como símbolo nacional - BBC News Brasil: De brasões a esculturas, a criatura mitológica, que é símbolo da identidade nacional, está presente por toda a parte no país.

High School Football Team Celebrates Boy With Autism's Birthday After Only One Person RSVPs To His Party

High School Football Team Celebrates Boy With Autism's Birthday After Only One Person RSVPs To His Party: Though only one person RSVP'd to Christian Larsen's ninth birthday party, he had a great time when a local high school's football team came to celebrate.

Only 1 person RSVP'd to a party for a boy with autism, so a high school football team showed up to celebrate - CNN

Only 1 person RSVP'd to a party for a boy with autism, so a high school football team showed up to celebrate - CNN: Christian Larsen begged his mother, Lindsay, to throw him a ninth birthday party so he could invite all of his friends. Finally, she gave in, sending out invitations -- and waiting.

Autism Kit Helps Parents

Autism Kit Helps Parents: The National Autism Association helps parents with brand new autism safety kit.

Mel B reveals she's been diagnosed with ADHD and uses exercise to help her focus  | Daily Mail Online

Mel B reveals she's been diagnosed with ADHD and uses exercise to help her focus  | Daily Mail Online: The Spice Girls singer, 44, made the candid revelation during an appearance on Paul McKenna's Positivity Podcast on Friday.

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Emoções que causam doenças: 18 dores físicas causadas por emoções

Emoções que causam doenças: 18 dores físicas causadas por emoções: As emoções que causam doenças realmente existem, nosso corpo sempre emite uma reação de acordo com o que pensamos, sentimos e fazemos. Desta forma, a conexão mente-corpo é dada.

Segurança tranquiliza menino autista e ajuda sua mãe a levá-lo para casa - 25/07/2019 - UOL Universa

Segurança tranquiliza menino autista e ajuda sua mãe a levá-lo para casa - 25/07/2019 - UOL Universa: Uma jovem mãe solo dos Estados Unidos, Taylor Pomilla, compartilhou um depoimento emocionante após receber ajuda de um policial para acalmar seu filho Andrew. Constantemente julgada e encarada pelas pessoas quando Andrew tem alguns surtos de raiva em p

Como cobrir as cicatrizes com tatuagens pode inspirar um recomeço de vida? - 25/07/2019 - UOL Universa

Como cobrir as cicatrizes com tatuagens pode inspirar um recomeço de vida? - 25/07/2019 - UOL Universa: Todo mundo carrega cicatrizes no corpo, algumas visíveis outras não. Algumas pessoas esco

Publicada lei que inclui dados sobre o autismo no censo demográfico - Dourados Agora - Notícias de Dourados-MS e Região.

Publicada lei que inclui dados sobre o autismo no censo demográfico - Dourados Agora - Notícias de Dourados-MS e Região.: A inclusão de perguntas sobre o autismo no censo ajudará a determinar quantas pessoas no Brasil apresentam esse transtorno e como elas estão distribuídas pelo território

Dossiê apresenta pesquisas e projetos de extensão sobre autismo – Jornal da USP

Dossiê apresenta pesquisas e projetos de extensão sobre autismo – Jornal da USP: Entre outros assuntos, textos abordam atendimento a crianças e uso de música na terapia do Transtorno do Espectro Autista (TEA)

Não chame de ansiedade: 8 exemplos de como banalizamos as doenças mentais | Ciência | EL PAÍS Brasil

Não chame de ansiedade: 8 exemplos de como banalizamos as doenças mentais | Ciência | EL PAÍS Brasil: Frequentemente utilizamos na linguagem cotidiana termos sobre transtornos que incapacitam e que, às vezes, levam ao desrespeito dos direitos das pessoas afetadas por essas doenças

Comprovado! Uma semana arrumando seu filho pra escola equivale a um dia de trabalho remunerado | Pais&Filhos

Comprovado! Uma semana arrumando seu filho pra escola equivale a um dia de trabalho remunerado | Pais&Filhos: Acordar, escovar os dentes, comer, se aprontar: tudo isso leva tempo e o tempo foi contado por uma pesquisa que comparou o cuidado com os filhos…

Falha no Facebook permitia que crianças falassem com estranhos - 24/07/2019 - UOL TAB

Falha no Facebook permitia que crianças falassem com estranhos - 24/07/2019 - UOL TAB: O aplicativo Messenger Kids do Facebook foi criado em 2017 com uma premissa simples: se

How autism can be hidden from society using psychological strategies

How autism can be hidden from society using psychological strategies: What adults with autism told us about their everyday experiences.

Extreme Eating Could Be an Early Clue to Autism

Extreme Eating Could Be an Early Clue to Autism: A new study finds atypical eating behaviors -- such as hypersensitivity to food textures or pocketing food without swallowing -- in 70% of kids with autism. That's 15 times the rate typically found in children.

Pupil dilation and heart rate, analyzed by AI, may help spot autism early

Pupil dilation and heart rate, analyzed by AI, may help spot autism early: Autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders often aren't diagnosed until a child is a few years of age, when behavioral interventions and speech/occupational therapy become less effective. But new research this week in PNAS suggests that two simple, quantifiable measures—spontaneous fluctuations in pupil dilation or heart rate— could enable much earlier diagnosis of Rett syndrome and possibly other disorders with autism-like features.

Gene mutation in the brain of autism patients alters behaviors in mice

Gene mutation in the brain of autism patients alters behaviors in mice: Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has a wide range of possible causes, including genetics and environmental factors. Now, a new study suggests that a brain protein mutation may shed light on the mechanism of neurological and developmental illness.

Genetics play bigger role in autism risk than environmental factors

Genetics play bigger role in autism risk than environmental factors: Autism spectrum disorder has long been thought to involve inherited genetic traits, and some previous research also suggest that some non-inherited traits and maternal characteristics may also play a role. Overall, about 80% of the variation in risk for autism was linked to inherited genetic traits,

The Lancet Psychiatry: Compensatory strategies to disguise autism spectrum disorder may delay diagnosis | EurekAlert! Science News

The Lancet Psychiatry: Compensatory strategies to disguise autism spectrum disorder may delay diagnosis | EurekAlert! Science News: For the first time, compensatory strategies used by people with autism have been investigated and collated in a qualitative study using an online survey of 136 adults, published in The Lancet Psychiatry journal. The study finds that the use of compensatory strategies is associated with both positive and negative consequences. Compensation improves social relationships, increases independence and employment, but may also be associated with poor mental health and delayed diagnosis.

Compensatory strategies to disguise autism spectrum disorder may delay diagnosis -- ScienceDaily

Compensatory strategies to disguise autism spectrum disorder may delay diagnosis -- ScienceDaily: The first scientific study of compensatory strategies -- techniques to camouflage autism -- finds that they have positive and negative outcomes, increasing social integration, but possibly also resulting in poor mental health for autistic people, and could be a barrier to diagnosis.

Scholars weigh in on new ideas about autism: Authors of provocative paper about social engagement reply to commentaries -- ScienceDaily

Scholars weigh in on new ideas about autism: Authors of provocative paper about social engagement reply to commentaries -- ScienceDaily: A new paper that challenges widely held ideas about autism has attracted comments from more than 30 scholars across the disciplines of psychology, anthropology, education, and neuroscience.

Study: ADHD meds bring wide range of benefits for children - UPI.com

Study: ADHD meds bring wide range of benefits for children - UPI.com: Some parents may be reluctant to give their kids powerful stimulants to treat the symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, but a new review shows the medications bring significant benefits.

How stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes of ADHD -- ScienceDaily

How stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes of ADHD -- ScienceDaily: Analysis quantifies the extent which stimulant treatment reduces serious outcomes in children and young adults with ADHD.

A jovem pioneira que ensinou programação para milhares de pessoas na Etiópia - BBC News Brasil

A jovem pioneira que ensinou programação para milhares de pessoas na Etiópia - BBC News Brasil: A iniciativa de Betelhem Dessie ensinou 20 mil crianças a codificar, abrindo caminho para a próxima geração de inovadores na Etiópia

Acariciar gatos e cachorros por 10 minutos já diminui os níveis de estresse - Galileu | Ciência

Música é capaz de ajudar no desenvolvimento do cérebro dos prematuros nas UTIs - CRESCER | Prematuros

Empowering the system to support learners with autism | News24

Empowering the system to support learners with autism | News24: The provincial education department’s directorate for inclusive and specialised education support has offered various training sessions to empower the system to support learners with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Boy Scout with nonverbal autism has earned the highest rank | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports

Boy Scout with nonverbal autism has earned the highest rank | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports: HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ohio -- Achieving the highest honor of Boy Scouting is no easy feat: One must spend years earning 21 merit badges involving topics such as first aid, communication and environmental science.

Talented Chesterfield boy pens award-winning poem about life with Asperger’s - Derbyshire Times

Talented Chesterfield boy pens award-winning poem about life with Asperger’s - Derbyshire Times: An 11-year-old boy from Chesterfield has touched hearts and won a national competition with a poem he penned to describe the challenges he sometimes has to face due to his Asperger’s.

Autism Symptoms That Can Show Up in Babies Before Their 1st Birthday

Autism Symptoms That Can Show Up in Babies Before Their 1st Birthday: Researchers use an eye-tracking technique to determine communication skills as part of an early diagnosis system.

Sesame Street Stars In New Ad Council Autism Campaign 07/23/2019

Sesame Street Stars In New Ad Council Autism Campaign 07/23/2019: Sesame Street Stars In New Ad Council Autism Campaign - 07/23/2019

'Sesame Street's Julia Encourages Early Autism Screenings In New Campaign — VIDEO

'Sesame Street's Julia Encourages Early Autism Screenings In New Campaign — VIDEO: Early detection matters. It matters for kids, it matters for parents, and it matters for the long-term development of those who have developmental disorders, such as autism. Though doctors are able to diagnose children with autism as early as 18…

Extreme Eating Habits Could Be an Early Clue to Autism

Extreme Eating Habits Could Be an Early Clue to Autism: Lots of kids are picky eaters. But when eating habits in young children are extreme, it could be a sign of autism, researchers say.

How stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes of ADHD | EurekAlert! Science News

How stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes of ADHD | EurekAlert! Science News: Analysis quantifies the extent which stimulant treatment reduces serious outcomes in children and young adults with ADHD.

How Sensory Overload Affects Me as Someone With Anxiety, ADHD and Bipolar Disorder

How Sensory Overload Affects Me as Someone With Anxiety, ADHD and Bipolar Disorder: A woman with anxiety, ADHD and bipolar disorder shares what sensory overload feels like to her.

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Por que o uso da palmatória ainda é legal em escolas públicas de 19 Estados americanos - BBC News Brasil

Por que o uso da palmatória ainda é legal em escolas públicas de 19 Estados americanos - BBC News Brasil: Nas escolas particulares, o uso de outros castigos físicos com fins pedagógicos é ainda maior, permitido em 48 Estados. Especialistas dizem que prática não melhora comportamento de alunos e pode gerar prejuízos à sua saúde mental e física.

Rolling Stone · Clássicos do Led Zeppelin ganham versão de Nova Orquestra em São Paulo

Rolling Stone · Clássicos do Led Zeppelin ganham versão de Nova Orquestra em São Paulo: Sinfônica relembra maiores sucessos da banda em seus 50 anos

Seguir uma dieta rica em vegetais reduz 23% o risco de ter diabetes tipo 2 - 23/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Seguir uma dieta rica em vegetais reduz 23% o risco de ter diabetes tipo 2 - 23/07/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Há uma relação importante entre o diabetes tipo 2 e a dieta. Estudos já mostraram que, além de a alimentação ser um fator de risco, ela também faz parte do tratamento para a c

‘Estou perdendo meu filho’: os pais que cultivam ou recorrem ao tráfico por maconha medicinal - BBC News Brasil

‘Estou perdendo meu filho’: os pais que cultivam ou recorrem ao tráfico por maconha medicinal - BBC News Brasil: Até o ano passado, uma ONG do Rio Grande do Norte forneceu um óleo produzido a partir da Cannabis sativa para distribuir a pacientes com diversas patologias, como Parkinson, paralisia cerebral, autismo e epilepsia. Mas a Justiça Federal proibiu o cultivo, deixando dezenas de famílias sem o medicamento. A BBC News Brasil foi até Natal para saber como esses pais estão se virando para cuidar dos filhos.

Terapia do surf: Será esta a próxima tendência? | Sistema Costa Norte de Comunicação

Terapia do surf: Será esta a próxima tendência? | Sistema Costa Norte de Comunicação: Se você está de mau humor, ou com um problema de saúde qualquer, pode surfar e jogar tudo no mar.

Turma de balé formada por meninas autistas fará apresentações em Feira e Salvador - Acorda Cidade | Dilton Coutinho

Turma de balé formada por meninas autistas fará apresentações em Feira e Salvador - Acorda Cidade | Dilton Coutinho: Sob o comando do professor Adauto Silva, a turma também cumprirá agenda fora da cidade, participando de um dos maiores festivais de dança do país, o

Game brasileiro promove inclusão de crianças autistas

Game brasileiro promove inclusão de crianças autistas: Personalizável e disponível para Android e iOS, o jogo conta com apoio de profissionais da área

Coluna | Como a indústria da cannabis transformará o mundo - Época

Coluna | Como a indústria da cannabis transformará o mundo - Época: Nenhum mercado crescerá tanto nos próximos anos quanto o da maconha. Com isso, muita coisa vai mudar

Tratamento adequado e acessível é a grande luta dos autistas - Diário do Litoral

Tratamento adequado e acessível é a grande luta dos autistas - Diário do Litoral: Ouvir o diagnóstico F84.0, sigla que representa autismo infantil na Classificação Internacional de Doenças (CID), foi muito doloroso e desesperador, mas tam...

Como estabelecer uma boa relação entre escola e famílias de alunos com autismo

Como estabelecer uma boa relação entre escola e famílias de alunos com autismo: É normal que os pais se sintam inseguros, mas com algumas medidas a escola pode criar laços de confiança e colaboração

Most badges require speaking, but one Boy Scout with nonverbal autism has earned the highest rank - CNN

Most badges require speaking, but one Boy Scout with nonverbal autism has earned the highest rank - CNN: Achieving the highest honor of Boy Scouting is no easy feat: One must spend years earning 21 merit badges involving topics such as first aid, communication and environmental science.

Israel to arm students on autism spectrum with cybersecurity skills | The Times of Israel

Israel to arm students on autism spectrum with cybersecurity skills | The Times of Israel: Initiative hopes to integrate those with disabilities into cybersecurity field, which is eager for more manpower

Autistic children more likely to be involved in bullying – study | Society | The Guardian

Autistic children more likely to be involved in bullying – study | Society | The Guardian: Researchers call for more resources to help parents deal with bullying behaviours in home and school

At Autism Smiles, Easing Anxiety About the Dentist | Tufts Now