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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Autistic History: Spark for Autism

Source: Fierce Autistic Advocate: Autistic History: Spark for Autism About SPARK What is Spark for Autism? Spark for Autism is a large DNA collection from autistic adults and children. My family and I almost contributed until we did more research. They are collecting DNA to try to find a prenatal test to help people practice […]

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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Quackery Exposed: Chelation Therapy

Chelation therapy involves administration of agents to remove heavy metals from the blood. These metals are mercury, lead, aluminum and arsenic. It is usually done by intravenous infusions, but not all the time. Source: Fierce Autistic Advocate: Quackery Exposed: Chelation Therapy

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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Analysis of Autism Cares Act of 2019

  Source: Fierce Autistic Advocate: Anlysis of Autism Cares Act of 2019 Autism Cares Act was formally called Combating Autism Act. Advocates such as myself, protested that name so they changed the name. It was a renewal of the act from 2014. I will take it apart, piece by piece. Original text will be in […]

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Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs | California Healthline

Obria, a Christian medical chain, was awarded federal family planning funds for its California clinics for the first time this year. Clinics receiving Title X funds are expected to treat and preven… Source: Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs | California Healthline

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Where Contraception’s A Lifestyle Drug Not A Medical Need — So Women Pay The Tab | California Healthline

Unlike in the U.S., health insurance in Germany doesn’t cover birth control. Advocates here say that causes health problems — but change is unlikely. Source: Where Contraception’s A Lifestyle Drug Not A Medical Need — So Women Pay The Tab | California Healthline

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Why Hospitals Are Getting Into The Housing Business | California Healthline

Hospital systems now invest in housing to help some of their most frequent patients. This allows them to safely discharge patients who otherwise would have no place to go, freeing up beds for sicke… Source: Why Hospitals Are Getting Into The Housing Business | California Healthline

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Trump Speech Offers Dizzying Preview Of His Health Care Campaign Strategy | California Healthline

The president’s outline of key health policy concerns touched on a variety of hot-button issues from drug prices to immigration. Source: Trump Speech Offers Dizzying Preview Of His Health Care Campaign Strategy | California Healthline