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Anti-vaxxer paid compensation by Cardiff University after being kicked off healthcare course for their beliefs

An anti-vaxxer was paid compensation by Cardiff University after being kicked off their course for their beliefs. Source: Anti-vaxxer paid compensation by Cardiff University after being kicked off healthcare course for their beliefs

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Carer caught on camera dragging autistic man from bed and calling him ‘a***hole’ – Mirror Online

WARNING DISTRESSING CONTENT Raja Khan was given a suspended sentence for his treatment of Ollie Hopton at Nursery Road Care Home in Hounslow Source: Carer caught on camera dragging autistic man from bed and calling him ‘a***hole’ – Mirror Online

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FOUND: Deputies looking for 6-year-old autistic boy who walked away from home

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is actively looking for a 6-year-old autistic boy who walked away from his home located on Teak Trail in Pinetta Source: FOUND: Deputies looking for 6-year-old autistic boy who walked away from home

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The day my autistic son wandered from school – The Washington Post

No parent knows what the future holds or how their kids will turn out. What I do know is that letting go is the hardest, most necessary thing I have to do. Source: The day my autistic son wandered from school – The Washington Post

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Advocates push Ohio to approve marijuana for autism, but science is unclear – News – The Columbus Dispatch – Columbus, OH

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to include corrected information on when the State Medical Board of Ohio will review and vote on the issue.Ohio appears to be on the verge of allowing patients to buy medicinal marijuana to treat autism, even as researchers who conducted the studies cited by those promoting approval urge caution.The State […]

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Quackery: Chelation Therapy Drug Found Safe And Beneficial For Children With Autism | Medical News Today News Alert | Circa Nov 2009

Chelation Therapy Drug Found Safe And Beneficial For Children With AutismTwo studies published by the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in the October issue of BMC Clinical Pharmacology investigated the use of oral dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA), a prescription medicine approved by the FDA for treating lead poisoning, and used off-label in these studies for treating heavy […]

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Research Chelation Therapy » Awaken Nutrition, Generation Rescue … | Google Alerts SS | Circa July 2009

Research Chelation Therapy » Awaken Nutrition, Generation Rescue …By 21232f297a57a5a743894a0e4a801fc3 Awaken Nutrition has been “picked up” – endorsed, that is – by Jenny McCarthy’s company, Generation Rescue, which has been a giant in autism therapy and research and nutritional products. Generation Rescue and Awaken Nutrition alike are …Research Chelation Therapy – http://research-chelation-therapy.com/ International Activism