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Here is yet another article that completely fails to see Autistics as human beings  … on Psychology Today | Fierce Autistics and Allies

Fierce Autistics and Allies Published by Lindsay Mohler · March 1 at 3:23 PM ·  Here is yet another article that completely fails to see autistics as human beings and compares us to dogs. If anyone is a professional and is writing, please remember that this article is not accurate or reliable. Psychology Today has a lot of misleading […]

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Why you shouldn’t buy expensive prenatal supplements – Insider

Prenatal vitamins are essential for pregnant women, but have a standard composition. The pricier ones don’t offer any added benefits, experts say. Source: Why you shouldn’t buy expensive prenatal supplements – Insider

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Quack Exposed: Susan Burdick, LMT | Fierce Autie

Susan Burdick is the founder and developer of the Restore for Life. Restore for Life is a form of light touch therapy. It is described as a “holistic integrated light touch therapy based on a blend of science and ancient wisdom passed down for centuries. Restore is rooted in knowing how to access and activate […]

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Bianca Saez: Young woman with severe Tourette’s becomes disability ambassador, Queensland news

A young Queensland woman with one of the world’s most severe cases of Tourette’s syndrome is using her life experience to help others.   Australia first met Bianca Saez on 60 Minutes more than a decade ago when the Sunshine Coast teenager and her family were grappling with the impacts of the disease.   The show caught […]

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Coronavirus myths: red meat, bleach, cocaine, and coconut-oil cure – Business Insider

People are peddling red algae, coconut oil, and a “miracle” bleach as COVID-19 cures, but don’t be fooled. Source: Coronavirus myths: red meat, bleach, cocaine, and coconut-oil cure – Business Insider

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Non-Verbal Autistic Child Denied Communion: Some Lessons | Matthew Schneider

  Earlier this week a non-verbal autistic child was denied registration for First Communion at a parish in New Jersey. Now the story has exploded in the media. I saw the post early & decided to post a general prayer petition on my page, while messaging the family offering to be a kind of mediator. At […]

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Coronavirus myths: red meat, bleach, cocaine, and coconut-oil cure – Business Insider

People are peddling red algae, coconut oil, and a “miracle” bleach as COVID-19 cures, but don’t be fooled. Source: Coronavirus myths: red meat, bleach, cocaine, and coconut-oil cure – Business Insider