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Notable Papers in Autism Research in 2019

Spectrum News breaks down the most ‘notable’ papers of the previous 12 months — ones that greatly enhanced our knowledge of autism or how to treat it, or simply raised provocative questions....

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Fire Department Implements Sensory Bags

An Ohio Fire Department has implemented the use of sensory bags to help first-responders attend to a scene involving a person with autism. The bags contain stim objects, noise reductions tools, and communication aides....

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Airport Raises Awareness of Invisible Disabilities

Seattle Airport has begun raising awareness for ‘hidden disabilities’, such as autism, by implementing the use of sunflower lanyards. The goal of the program is to provide airport workers with the opportunity to better anticipate special needs....

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