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Time for punishment – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

After weeks of rain the clouds finally parted and reassuringly the sky is still blue. The sky is blue and the ground is still muddy. Since it’s a day with a name that ends with DAY – it… Source: Time for punishment – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and […]

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Harris Releases “Everything We’ve Been Looking For” Mental Health Plan, Advocate Says. White House Planning December Summit To Discuss Its Agenda – Pete Earley

(11-29-19) The White House will be hosting a summit on Transforming Mental Health Treatment to Combat Homelessness, Violence and Substance Abuse on December 19th.  I will be attending and will report about the Trump Administration’s plan. Several 2020 presidential candidates are releasing proposals about mental health care. Democratic Senator Kamala Harris (Ca.) posted her goalsClick […]

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A New Online Archive Lets You Listen to 40 Years Worth of Terry Gross’ Fresh Air Interviews: Stream 22,000 Segment Online | Open Culture

As the weather grows colder, we look for reasons to stay inside, snuggled up under a blanket, steamy mug in hand.Or sometimes we look for an incentive to bundle up and go for a long freezing constitutional. Source: A New Online Archive Lets You Listen to 40 Years Worth of Terry Gross’ Fresh Air Interviews: […]

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The Best Noise-Canceling Headphones You’ve Never Heard Of

Most of the big-name Bluetooth noise-canceling headphones cost at least $300. That’s a lot of money to spend. And this wasn’t even a great year for new releases at that premium price. Bose increased the price on their new 700 model to $400, and they’re hoping that better call quality and a weird new design will force […]

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Are More Polio Cases Now Being Caused by the Vaccine Than by Wild Polio Viruses? – VAXOPEDIA

Review why more polio cases are now being caused by the vaccine than by wild polio viruses. Source: Are More Polio Cases Now Being Caused by the Vaccine Than by Wild Polio Viruses? – VAXOPEDIA

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Autistic Adults do have empathy. Raw Emotions of an autistic reporter.

As I write this, I am processing yet another report on child abuse. People look at me and think I am such a strong person for reporting… Source: Autistic Adults do have empathy. Raw Emotions of an autistic reporter.

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Ten years ago today, I learned I was autistic. Here’s how my life changed. – Autistic Not Weird

On 29th November 2009, my life started to take the opening few steps towards beginning to make some kind of sense. After a lifetime of knowing I was different somehow to the general population (and too many years believing myself to be ‘lesser’ rather than different), a family member finally gave me an explanation for… […]