Asperger Syndrome (aka Asperger’s Syndrome), googled in Wikipedia, is “defined by a distinguished pattern of symptoms rather than a single symptom. It is characterized by impairment in social interaction, by stereotyped and restricted patterns of behavior, activities and interests“… Asperger is now quite commonly heard of in our present society, with much improvement in the understanding and integration into all areas of mainstream life, school, family, and workplace. I was introduced to it through my own son, now nine. Ethan was diagnosed at four, but it was clear from birth with a distinct dissattachment to his surroundings and seemed to have his own agenda to early developmental milestone, like running at 9mths, the fine motor skills of an escape artist or the hypnotic… Read More →
Foreign investors have a share in 11.8 per cent of Queensland’s agricultural land but only 5.4 per cent of the state’s agricultural water entitlements.