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Why you need to stop using the puzzle piece to represent autistic people | Autistic Alex

I hate the puzzle piece. I hate it with every fiber of my being. Therefore, since in a lot of places it’s national autism awareness month, I’m going to write about why you shouldn’t use the p… Source: Why you need to stop using the puzzle piece to represent autistic people | Autistic Alex

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What I Read in March 2019 – CrankyAutistic

This month and the start of next month, I’m probably going to be reading more than usual because I have some time off of college and work experiance due to an accident and injuries. This is p… Source: What I Read in March 2019 – CrankyAutistic

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The Life Autistic: Going Beyond ‘Awareness’ – The Life Autistic

April is National Autism Awareness Month, and April 2nd is our designated Awareness Day (since April 1st might have been problematic). You all are plenty aware, as are many. “Hey, Hunter, sin… Source: The Life Autistic: Going Beyond ‘Awareness’ – The Life Autistic

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How Many Vaccines Did Kids Get in the 1950s? – VAXOPEDIA

Guess how many vaccines kids got in the 1950s? Source: How Many Vaccines Did Kids Get in the 1950s? – VAXOPEDIA

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The Feds Just Asked The Woman Who Started A Facebook Cabbage Juice Cult To Remove False Claims From Her Website

“Jilly juice” creator Jillian Epperly has received a formal warning from the FTC, five months after Ohio authorities demanded that she send them proof of her claims. Source: The Feds Just Asked The Woman Who Started A Facebook Cabbage Juice Cult To Remove False Claims From Her Website

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U.S. measles cases surge to second-highest level in nearly two decades – The Washington Post

The number of U.S. measles cases for the first three months of 2019 has surpassed the count for all of 2018. It’s the second greatest number of cases reported since measles was eliminated in 2000. Source: U.S. measles cases surge to second-highest level in nearly two decades – The Washington Post

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Autistic people don’t need an awareness month, we want acceptance | Metro News

Awareness does not automatically lead to acceptance. Source: Autistic people don’t need an awareness month, we want acceptance | Metro News