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Anti-vaccination group lobbies up and plans a statewide Florida protest

“This march is for medical freedom and standing up against a tyrannical government trying to force vaccines,” is the message on the their Facebook page. Source: Anti-vaccination group lobbies up and plans a statewide Florida protest

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Diagnosed: Vaccines – How Do They Work? Who Do They Help? Are They Safe? | UPR Utah Public Radio

Vaccine hesitancy is a growing phenomenon across the United States and in Utah in particular. According to the Utah Department of Health, Utah ranks 41st Source: Diagnosed: Vaccines – How Do They Work? Who Do They Help? Are They Safe? | UPR Utah Public Radio

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Asperger’s May Encourage Truth Telling – The Atlantic

Masha Gessen suggests there was a connection between Asperger’s and social activism in the Soviet era. Source: Asperger’s May Encourage Truth Telling – The Atlantic

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Mid-Cities Rep. Jonathan Stickland Hangs It Up | Dallas Observer

“Eight years was enough for George Washington, and it certainly is for me. After much prayerful consideration and reflection, I have determined it is not the Lord’s will for me to seek reelection. Instead, I intend to dedicate more time to my family, my church, and my business,” Stickland wrote, announcing his resignation Monday. Source: […]

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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Info Dumping and Special Interests

Info dumping is someone telling whoever will listen everything about a special interest. I have been know to do that a lot. It happens when an autistic or shiny (ADHD) gets very excited about their special interest and tells the listener or reader about it in detail, whether they want it or not. … Source: […]

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The Quack That Wants You to Drink Paint Stripper – YouTube

Myles Power Published on Oct 30, 2018 The phrase, “snake-oil salesmen”, conjures up images of seedy moustache-twirling profiteers, exploiting an unsuspecting public with their cure-all elixirs. A relic of the past, when modern medicine was still in its infancy, and there was very little in the way of regulations to stop them. The truth, however, […]

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MMS – Industrial Bleach Marketed as an Autism Cure – YouTube

Myles Power     Published on Nov 10, 2016         What was once known as Miracle Mineral Supplement, but for legal reasons had to change its name to Miracle Mineral Solution (MMS), is a 28% sodium chlorite solution in distilled water currently being sold online as a cure-all tonic. Unlike other panaceas […]