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Autism and the Educational Challenges

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In New York City public schools there are more than 7,000 students with varying degrees of autism. At PS 176 in the Bronx, 700 students…read more

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Understanding the Rise in Autistic Children

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In the second report in Robert MacNeil’s series, Autism Now, he examines the rise in autism diagnoses in children. According to the Centers for Disease…read more

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Chinese Factory Workers Claim Illness from iPhone Production

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The Apple iPhone, used by millions in the U.S., has come under scrutiny in China because many Chinese workers who work on its production say…read more

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U.S. Pacific Coast on High Alert After Japan Tsunami

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The 8.9-maginitude earthquake that struck Japan on Friday, sent tsunami waves rippling across the Pacific for thousands of miles in every direction. Countries around the…read more

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In Guatemala, Religion and Tradition Conflict with Family Planning

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The PBS NewsHour global health unit traveled to Guatemala recently to investigate the many obstacles to family planning in a strict traditional and religious society.…read more

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