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Quack Myth Exposed: The Zinc Autism Link | Fierce Autie

  What is Zinc? Zinc is a mineral called an “essential trace element” because in very small amounts, it is needed to maintain good health. Supplements are used to treat stunted growth and acute diarrhea in children, slow wound healing and Wilson’s disease. There is no good scientific proof to support its use. Source: Quack […]

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Martyr Parents and Scouting Do Not Mix | Fierce Autie

  As many of you know, I am a Scoutmaster to a girls BSA troop, on the district committee and a Cub Scout Den leader. The girls troop I run is connected with an already established. One boy and his mom I know since he was 8 and he is 12 now. My assistant scout […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa May 21, 2019

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeMay 21, 2019, 12:06 PM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ May 21, 2019NEWS Robstown ISD’s new sensory room will benefit students with autismCorpus Christi Caller-TimesDistrict officials said the room, at Robert Driscoll Elementary, will feature sensory needs for students with autism, including space for children to play … Set […]