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Opinion | More Paths for People With Autism – The New York Times

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Why Autism Functioning Labels Are Harmful — and What to Say Instead | The Mighty

Jessica Flynn explains why labeling autistic people “low functioning” or “high functioning” is hurtful and often inaccurate. Source: Why Autism Functioning Labels Are Harmful — and What to Say Instead | The Mighty

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When My Autistic Son Graduated From High School | The Mighty

A mother of a child on the autism spectrum details all that needed to happen for her son to graduate, and the plans they have set in place as he transitions into the next season in life. Source: When My Autistic Son Graduated From High School | The Mighty

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Authorities warn of potential measles exposures in Old Town, Mount Prospect – Story | WFLD

Public health officials are warning people who recently dined at an Old Town restaurant and shopped at a northwest suburban grocery store that they may have been exposed to measles after another customer was diagnosed with the highly-contagious virus. Source: Authorities warn of potential measles exposures in Old Town, Mount Prospect – Story | WFLD

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Female Autism. – Words – Wattpad

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Female Autism. – Meltdown – Wattpad

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STOP MASKING IT. – Peter Wynn – Medium

Picture this, you’re a high school student and you’re just about to enter the senior level. Many of your friends are talking about what… Source: STOP MASKING IT. – Peter Wynn – Medium