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Mar. 18, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

[jwplayer config=”News-video” file=”wuftnews/20130318videoupdate2.mp4″ html5_file=”http://fms01.jou.ufl.edu/wuftnews/20130318videoupdate2.mp4″ image=http://www.wuft.org/videoupdates/files/2012/10/WUFT-Generic-Logo_final-854×480.png]   Cole Bros. Circus performing at The Oaks Mall in Gainesville. Toxic allgae kills 184 manatees. UCLA finds children living near busy roads more likely to develope autism. Vice president, Joe Biden, arrives in Rome to meet Italy’s president and prime minister. Afghanistan calls for international assistance securing …

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Social issues and Autism speaker comes to Gainesville

One traveling speaker will be stopping by Gainesville to give his insight on social issues and Autism. James Williams is a young man living with autism. He travels the country talking about his experiences, the challenges he faces and how he copes with this diagnosis. Earlier today, Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s …

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Raising awareness about autism

The Centers for Disease Control estimate an average of 1 out of 110 children have an autism spectrum disorder. Saturday is World Autism Awareness Day. WUFT-FM’s JoAnna Wise spoke with Marie Trempe the founder of Autism Oasis, a school for autistic children. She outlined what people should be more aware …

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Making strides with children with autism

While some disorders seem far from having a cure, researchers have made some recent discoveries on how to work with autistic children to give them more success. University of Florida modafinil online researchers with the Center for Autism and Related Disorders are researching the use of intensive behavior therapy. But …

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