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Sale of controversial ‘miracle’ tonic results in dozens of charges – British Columbia – CBC News

A B.C. man and an Alberta woman face dozens of Food and Drug Act charges related to the promotion of a so-called miracle tonic touted as capable of curing everything from AIDS to autism. The charges come after Health Canada spent years trying to crack down on the sale of sodium chlorite. Source: Sale of […]

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wake. bake. caffeinate. (01.11.18) | TW: Going into some dark #autistichistory, eugenics, euthanasia, gas chambers & #betterdeadthandisabled 

BE WARNED. TRIGGER WARNING FOR HOLOCAUST video, imagery and Aktion t4 program. wake. bake. caffeinate. | Going into some #autistichistory and this shit is Nazi, gas chamber, eugenics, euthanasia ugly. This is the dark … and if you think this era is over — it’s not. Now it looks kinder, softer and sports blue puzzle pieces, google […]

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Loophole allows schools to ‘discriminate against autistic children’ | News

Equality Act loophole being used to exclude children with challenging behaviour, MP claims Source: Loophole allows schools to ‘discriminate against autistic children’ | News

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Fearing a Stigma for People With Autism – The New York Times

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‘NeuroTribes’ Examines The History — And Myths — Of The Autism Spectrum : Shots – Health News : NPR

Steve Silberman talks about how Nazi extermination plans and a discredited scientific paper about childhood vaccines shaped our current understanding of autism. Source: ‘NeuroTribes’ Examines The History — And Myths — Of The Autism Spectrum : Shots – Health News : NPR  

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Fucking Really? John Donvan and Caren Zucker? | The Early History of Autism in America | Science | Smithsonian

A surprising new historical analysis suggests that a pioneering doctor was examining people with autism before the Civil War Source: The Early History of Autism in America | Science | Smithsonian   John Donvan and Caren Zucker began covering autism in 2000 for ABC News, where Donvan is a correspondent and Zucker is a producer. […]

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Libratone’s new wireless earbuds automatically adapt their noise cancellation based on the sounds around you

Libratone has been around for almost ten years, but for the longest time, the company was mostly known for its Bluetooth speakers. Source: Libratone’s new wireless earbuds automatically adapt their noise cancellation based on the sounds around you