Archived | Get Your Hands On Celebrity Gold Bunnies For Autism Charity | Circa March 2012 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Get Your Hands On Celebrity Gold Bunnies For Autism Charity March 12, 2012 In celebration of the Lindt Gold Bunny, the bunny that gives back, premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt is kicking off Easter one month early with the 2012 Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction. During the weekend, autism advocate Holly Robinson-Peete joined representatives from Lindt and Autism Speaks …

Archived | Heroes Come To The Rescue For Autism | Circa March 2009 #CelebrityInfluencers #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Heroes Come To The Rescue For Autism Fans of NBC’s Heroes will be excited to learn about an event to take place in April featuring the cast from the hit show, live music from Band From TV, and a silent auction – all to benefit children with autism. Heroes For Autism will take place on April 19 at the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Policy Statement on Mercury and Autism | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Policy Statement on Mercury and Autism Background Mercury is a ubiquitous environmental toxin. Exposure to all three of its forms, organic, inorganic, or elemental, can have adverse effects on the developing nervous system. Medical science has known of potentially grave effects of high dose mercury exposure since the late 19th century. Only recently, however, have questions …

Archived | Thimerosal: What You Should Know via The Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia | Circa Spring 2006 #AutisticHistory

vec_thimerosalDownload Q &A Volume 1 Spring 2006 Thimerosal: What you should know Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Some parents are concerned that thimerosal, a mercury-containing preservative contained in the influenza vaccine, causes autism. However, during the past few years, a series of biological and epidemiological studies have shown this concern to …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Expert Interviews: Dr. Gary Goldstein, Kennedy Krieger Institute | Circa 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Kennedy Krieger Institute Expert interviews Dr. Gary GoldsteinPresident, Kennedy Krieger InstituteClinical Scientific Advisor, Autism Speaks Dr. Gary Goldstein is a white-skin man with silver hair and is wearing a dark suit with a light blue shirt and red tie. Dr. Gary Goldstein discusses the current focus of autism research and the urgent need to conduct …