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Siblings of children with autism had increase in severity of social and communication difficulties if they had relatives with conditions such as schizophrenia or anxiety. Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by social and communication impairments as well as sensory sensitivities, repetitive behaviors, and stereotyped interests. Past research has shown that younger siblings of children with autism exhibit a wide range of developmental concerns across social, cognitive, language, and adaptive functioning. Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by social and communication impairments as well as sensory sensitivities, repetitive behaviors, and stereotyped interests. Past research has shown that younger siblings of children with autism exhibit a wide range of developmental concerns across social, cognitive, language, and adaptive functioning.

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Inevitable Foundation launches their newest program, the Visionary Fellowship for disabled filmmakers. Inevitable Foundation's Visionary Fellowship is a year-long program that invests in disabled filmmakers with the funding, mentorship and community they need to make a short film and leverage it into their debut feature. Inevitable Foundation's Visionary Fellowship is a year-long program that invests in disabled filmmakers with the funding, mentorship and community they need to make a short film and leverage it into their debut feature.

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Supreme Court of NYS denies MTA and the NYC Transit Authority motion to dismiss its case for Equal Fare Discounts, ruling in favor of the plaintiffs. The case involves five individuals with disabilities who use Access-A-Ride Paratransit, fighting to end the discrimination that excludes them from public transit fare discounts. The case involves five individuals with disabilities who use Access-A-Ride Paratransit, fighting to end the discrimination that excludes them from public transit fare discounts.

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Research findings suggest that addressing housing prices and low incomes are more urgently needed to address housing affordability issues than simply building more homes. The researchers examined U.S. Census Bureau data from 2000 to 2020 to compare the number of households formed to the number of housing units added to determine if there were more households needing homes than units available. The researchers examined U.S. Census Bureau data from 2000 to 2020 to compare the number of households formed to the number of housing units added to determine if there were more households needing homes than units available.

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The NIMHD decision to name disabled people as a health disparity population is a monumental step in the right direction. Long before such federal research and recognition, disability rights organizations and activists fought to change how people view disability. The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) decision to name disabled people as a health disparity population is a monumental step in the right direction. But it is important to understand the larger context of this decision as well as the clinical import of the research leading up to it. Long before such federal research and recognition, disability rights organizations and activists fought to change how people view disability. The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) decision to name disabled people as a health disparity population is a monumental step in the right direction. But it is important to understand the larger context of this decision as well as the clinical import of the research leading up to it.

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The HasWheel revolutionises mobility both indoors and outdoors, breaking down barriers previously imposed by traditional wheelchair wheels. For those using power assist devices, the HasWheel excels, delivering unmatched performance on uneven terrain at higher speeds. For those using power assist devices, the HasWheel excels, delivering unmatched performance on uneven terrain at higher speeds.

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Research has uncovered a new insight into human evolution by comparing human hearts with those of other great apes. Despite humans and non-human great apes having a common ancestor, the former has evolved larger brains and the ability to walk or run upright on two feet to travel long distances, likely to hunt. Despite humans and non-human great apes having a common ancestor, the former has evolved larger brains and the ability to walk or run upright on two feet to travel long distances, likely to hunt.

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American Psychological Association (APA) applauds U.S. Supreme Court’s opinion allowing Mifepristone, a drug commonly used for medical abortions to remain on the market. In a unanimous opinion, the Supreme Court ruled that the anti-abortion groups that initially sued the FDA lacked standing to bring the case in the first place, leaving all previous FDA actions intact. In a unanimous opinion, the Supreme Court ruled that the anti-abortion groups that initially sued the FDA lacked standing to bring the case in the first place, leaving all previous FDA actions intact.

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Research leads to new insights and strategies that could help Americans become more physically and mentally fit. It is clear that the use of parks and natural settings for physical activities could be a potentially powerful tool for promoting two important health behaviors simultaneously. It is clear that the use of parks and natural settings for physical activities could be a potentially powerful tool for promoting two important health behaviors simultaneously.

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Statistics and information regarding the symptoms of syphilis, a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Syphilis cases are on the rise around the globe, but many Americans don't know the symptoms. When asked to select usual syphilis signs and symptoms from a list, less than a third of survey respondents selected any of these symptoms. Syphilis cases are on the rise around the globe, but many Americans don't know the symptoms. When asked to select usual syphilis signs and symptoms from a list, less than a third of survey respondents selected any of these symptoms.

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In Search of Teressa is a memoir written born out of a partnership between two women: Teressa, a woman diagnosed with several personalities, and international brain and behavior expert Lynette Louise. Teressa's truth is that she suffered - in childhood - from the pain of malnourishment, memory lapses, and mysterious ailments, which became - in adulthood - severe suffering from a mind that fractured until she was eventually diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), commonly referred to as multiple personalities. Teressa's truth is that she suffered - in childhood - from the pain of malnourishment, memory lapses, and mysterious ailments, which became - in adulthood - severe suffering from a mind that fractured until she was eventually diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), commonly referred to as multiple personalities.

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Colorado State University scientists have called elephants by their names, and the elephants called back. Elephants are talkative, communicating with one another vocally in addition to sight, scent and touch. Their calls convey a lot of information, including the caller's identity, age, sex, emotional state and behavioral context. Elephants are talkative, communicating with one another vocally in addition to sight, scent and touch. Their calls convey a lot of information, including the caller's identity, age, sex, emotional state and behavioral context.

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The NIH is the largest public funder of biomedical research, so we believe it was vital to study how $4 billion of NIH funding was allocated and used during the pandemic. Scientists used the money to investigate not only science directly related to the virus itself, but also related areas such as vaccine hesitancy, effective vaccine distribution, health disparities and general virology (the study of viruses) Scientists used the money to investigate not only science directly related to the virus itself, but also related areas such as vaccine hesitancy, effective vaccine distribution, health disparities and general virology (the study of viruses)

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In Nepal, the intersection of menstruation and disability poses unique challenges that are often overlooked. In Nepal, menstruation challenges faced by girls with disabilities are often considered unavoidable. In a society where individuals with disabilities are frequently regarded as incapable, there is a pervasive belief that women with disabilities endure more difficulties when they menstruate. In Nepal, menstruation challenges faced by girls with disabilities are often considered unavoidable. In a society where individuals with disabilities are frequently regarded as incapable, there is a pervasive belief that women with disabilities endure more difficulties when they menstruate.

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Youth with intellectual disabilities held in psychiatric unit for over a year receives appropriate housing services from state agency after disability advocates resolve civil rights lawsuit. The inability of the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) to place P.D. in a community-based residential setting with appropriate supports for such an extended period, which was resolved only after this litigation was filed, reflects broader problems in the placement system OPWDD administers, which are being litigated in a related federal class action. The inability of the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) to place P.D. in a community-based residential setting with appropriate supports for such an extended period, which was resolved only after this litigation was filed, reflects broader problems in the placement system OPWDD administers, which are being litigated in a related federal class action.

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