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Gifts for all the family this Christmas
# autism - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
A spokesperson said the airline would not disclose the amount of the donation but said the airline regretted the two volunteers were charged for having their boarding passes printed.
# autism - Sunday 28 July, 2013
The firm, run by Irish engineer Enda Dodd, is developing technology that links language to concepts played out by familiar characters in films like Toy Story.
# autism - Saturday 29 June, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish getting better at racism, taking bankers to a long lunch, loving Anglo.
# autism - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
Minister Reilly said that it was important for deputies to recognise the scale of the work that will be enabled by the investment in Beechpark Services.
Róisín Shortall has called for an end to ‘potential cronyism and secret decision-making around public spending’.
# autism - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Researchers said the findings suggest that metals and other pollutants should be regularly measured in the blood of pregnant women.
# autism - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
New research shows that the levels of stress are higher when families have less access to autism services.
# autism - Saturday 1 June, 2013
Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland has issued a massive ‘Thank You’ to those who searched overnight for Darcy, the black Labrador.
# autism - Friday 17 May, 2013
A court has ruled that a 5-year-old boy must get his booster shots, but should vaccinations for children be compulsory across the board?
# autism - Tuesday 2 April, 2013
Stigma surrounding Autistic Spectrum conditions grows because the issue is not talked about enough in society. Tackling misunderstandings requires people to talk openly and honestly, writes Adam Harris.
On World Autism Awareness Day, please consider ‘the 3 As’: Awareness, Acceptance and making Allowances, writes Lisa Domican.
# autism - Monday 1 April, 2013
James Reilly says it would be too expensive to light his Department’s HQ blue tomorrow to mark Autism Awareness Day.
# autism - Saturday 30 March, 2013
The iconic building will remain blue for a week.
# autism - Sunday 24 March, 2013
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# autism - Thursday 14 March, 2013
Autism services have been historically underfunded, but with the new Autism Bill steps are finally being taken to acknowledge the rights of autistic citizens and those of their families, writes Michael McCarthy TD.
# autism - Friday 8 March, 2013
The Dáil will debate the proposed legislation today.
# autism - Tuesday 29 January, 2013
Dr Gillian Smith painstakingly treated Neal Dhondt for four months, which meant he did not have to have surgery.
# autism - Monday 7 January, 2013
# autism - Friday 14 December, 2012
Lisa Domican is an award-winning entrepreneur, and also a carer to two autistic teenagers. It’s clear which the Government values more, she writes.
# autism - Sunday 11 November, 2012
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# autism - Monday 22 October, 2012
# autism - Thursday 23 August, 2012
A study shows a 70-year-old man will pass on eight times as many genetic mutations to his child than a 20-year-old.
# autism - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
Dozens of additional special needs classes will be provided across the country for September.
# autism - Sunday 15 July, 2012
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# autism - Friday 13 July, 2012
A local deputy who had recently completed training in search and rescue operations for people with autism helped to locate the man in the sprawling desert – using a very interesting tip.
# autism - Tuesday 10 July, 2012
The rapper was due to launch his headphones range at Carphone Warehouse tomorrow – but complaints about remarks he made on Twitter led to its cancellation.
# autism - Friday 6 July, 2012
Hundreds of people have attended the special showings over the past 11 months.
# autism - Thursday 7 June, 2012
Blood and saliva samples from parents could predict thousands of genetic conditions in unborn babies.
# autism - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
Enda Kenny says investment from the likes of Eli Lilly, eBay and Google will lose confidence if Ireland rejects the Fiscal Compact.
# autism - Monday 2 April, 2012
Autism Awareness Day was celebrated around the country today, with one Irish artist with autism getting to meet the President of Ireland to mark his work being used on a UN stamp.
# autism - Friday 24 February, 2012
The psychologist said that he had never blamed parents for causing autism and he had been “saddened” by the response to his article.
# autism - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
The Minister for Health has a 25-year-old autistic son Jamie.
# autism - Saturday 11 February, 2012
Speaking on national radio this morning, the clinical psychologist said that children can shut down and stop communicating if parents don’t respond to their efforts at expression.
# autism - Friday 10 February, 2012
The psychologist suggested autism could be linked to a lack of parental love. Here the mother of a boy with Asperger’s syndrome describes her experiences.
# autism - Thursday 9 February, 2012
The head of the professional body for psychology said that the Examiner article by Tony Humphreys was “unhelpful and likely to cause upset”.
# autism - Tuesday 31 January, 2012
Autistic painter Colm Isherwood’s piece is one of just eight chosen for the World Autism Day collection.
# autism - Tuesday 3 January, 2012
The Kentucky mother has pulled her 9-year-old son out of school after he was apparently stuffed in a duffel bag for misbehaving in class.
# autism - Wednesday 21 December, 2011
The noise and crowds of a regular Santa grotto make it unbearable for many with autism so special Santa helpers are creating a ‘sensitive’ environment for visits.