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Social Media Providing Platforms For Dangerous And Illegal Quack Treatments, Meet Autism Biomedical Treatments. | Fiona O’Leary

Note: The Abuse exposed in this blog post is incredibly difficult to see. Please take caution for trigger and terrible things. It’s horrible and it must be exposed to be stopped. — Eve Reiland   I am a Mother to five beautiful children, two of my children are Autistic. I have been campaigning against quack […]

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LGBTQ prom canceled for safety reasons after Christians bombard event space with threatening calls / LGBTQ Nation

A far right religious extremist posted the phone number online and all hell broke loose …   A library in Jacksonville, Florida, canceled an LGBTQ youth event after it came under attack from online activists, including Elizabeth “Activist Mommy” Johnston. Source: LGBTQ prom canceled for safety reasons after Christians bombard event space with threatening calls […]

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21 People With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Describe What a ‘Bad Pain Day’ Really Looks Like

A “bad pain day” with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome involves more than “just” pain. Check out how 21 people with EDS describe the reality of their bad pain days. Source: 21 People With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Describe What a ‘Bad Pain Day’ Really Looks Like

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OH FFS, ABA for Adults? | New Center Opens in Fort Worth to Help Children, Adults with Autism – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Oh Hell No To ABA!!! – Eve Reiland People in Tarrant County living with autism now have a new center they can turn to for support. Merakey, which is one of the nation’s largest providers of special education and human services, announced Monday it opened its first “Autism Center” in Fort Worth to help serve […]

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Trinity First Irish University to Adopt International Autism Toolkit – The University Times

The College Disability Service has launched a new website to help people with autism make the transition from school to Trinity.   Trinity has become the first university in Ireland to adopt a new toolkit designed to help people with autism to make the transition from school to university. Source: Trinity First Irish University to […]

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Autistic Boy Dies After Doctors Mistook Sepsis For Diabetes

An autistic boy died after doctors misdiagnosed his sepsis as diabetes and administered ten times the normal insulin dosage on him. Source: Autistic Boy Dies After Doctors Mistook Sepsis For Diabetes

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Massachusetts Neighbors Send Hateful Letter To Dad Of Autistic Kid, Tell Him To Get Rid Of Son’s Toys

The father of an autistic boy says that his Milton, Massachusetts, neighbors sent him a hateful letter demanding that he get rid of the “dumper [sic] diving children’s playthings” in his yard, or else they’ll call the Board of Health. As Boston’s WHDH-TV reports, however, the Board of Health did indeed visit, and they sided with the […]