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Please don’t ask me why I don’t always use a wheelchair | East Lothian Courier

A WOMAN who has a condition affecting thousands of people has called for a growing understanding of it after being questioned over not always using… Source: Please don’t ask me why I don’t always use a wheelchair | East Lothian Courier

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Autistic People Do Want to Socialize, They May Just Show It Differently | UVA Today

UVA’s Vikram Jaswal said current approaches to autism are based on dangerous assumptions that body language imports that autistics are not social people and that their expressed desire to socialize is ignored. Source: Autistic People Do Want to Socialize, They May Just Show It Differently | UVA Today

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I see first hand the damage ‘person WITH autism’ does. | Emma Dalmayne

Emma Dalmayne@EDalmayne I see first hand the damage ‘person WITH autism’ does. I see the parents who bleach, who display their child’s bowel lining on plates because little Johnny ‘has autism’ but after doses of enemas and oral solutions for months at a time topped up with GcMAF & a bit of 1/32:34 AM · […]

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OMG, @AutismSpeaks, Are you kidding me? You promote inclusion now to “enhance the lives of people with autism.” Uhhh … Bullshit. | Eve Reiland

Are you kidding me? The Autistic Community you do not support. You support parents, not autistic people. YOU of all people are talking about inclusion? BECAUSE of you we fight these high rates of suicide and more. BECAUSE of your awareness campaigns – there’s studies on this. Real ones. You have no business in my […]

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Mum begs for answers as she and kids hit by seizures and rare disease – Daily Star

Source: Mum begs for answers as she and kids hit by seizures and rare disease – Daily Star

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Mum’s desperate search to find out what rare disease she and three children have – Mirror Online

Just five months after giving birth to her first child, Lucy Seymour, from Braunton in Devon, began having flu-like symptoms and then seizures Source: Mum’s desperate search to find out what rare disease she and three children have – Mirror Online

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J.B. Handley: No Study Shows “Vaccines Didn’t Cause My Son’s Autism” | The Vaccine War | FRONTLINE | PBS | Official Site | Circa 2015

The cofounder of the autism advocacy site Generation Rescue says that if he ran the CDC, he would give “far fewer” vaccinations to children, “and I’d give them in a much more careful way.” Source: J.B. Handley: No Study Shows “Vaccines Didn’t Cause My Son’s Autism” | The Vaccine War | FRONTLINE | PBS | […]