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Welcome to the First Signs Press Center.  Here you will find the latest press releases, articles, and activities pertaining to First Signs, Inc.

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First Signs in the News:

April 7, 2008 The Challenges of Raising a Child With Autism
Raising an autistic child is a long journey, but parents have many options and places to turn for help
By Katherine Kam
WebMD Feature
March 16, 2008 Getting help for a child with autism
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen provides tips to empower parents.
Empowered Patient
By Elizabeth Cohen
CNN Medical News
January, 2008 Researchers find gene change related to autism
Researchers in Boston have found a rare genetic variation that dramatically raises the risk of developing autism They have been focusing on genetic causes of autism since many families have multiple children with the disease. The focus of the research is a chromosome that has genes linked to brain development and various developmental disorders. Ally Donnelly interviews Mark Daly, PhD, of MGH Center for Human Genetic Research, the study's senior author for gene discovery, and First Signs Founder Nancy Wiseman.
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