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Snapshot | Google Alerts- autism | Circa September 28, 2013

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comSep 28, 2013, 12:02 PMto me News 10 new results for autismAutism researchers to speak at Kan. conferenceSacramento BeeOVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Two pioneering researchers in the field of autism are scheduled to speak next month at a two-day conference on the disorder at …See all stories on […]

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Is surgically altering an autistic boy’s voice cruel or kind? | Salon.com | Circa September 28, 2013

A controversial surgery to reduce screaming draws critics — but the boy’s doctor says it’s to help him MARY ELIZABETH WILLIAMS SEPTEMBER 28, 2013 12:58AM (UTC) Two years ago, Vicki Hanegraaf’s son Kade was, as Dr. Seth Dailey wrote in his medical case report last March, “a 14-year-old boy with Autism Spectrum Disorder and vocal tics.” […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 16, 2013

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comThu, May 16, 2013, 11:30 PM News 9 new results for autism Link Between Epilepsy And Autism Found – Medical News TodayMedical News TodayThe findings may lead to better treatment for people with epilepsy and autism. Dr. Wakeford suggested that although epilepsy has a cultural stigma, the more […]

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Blame and magical thinking: The consequences of the autism “biomed” movement – Science-Based Medicine | Circa February 25, 2013

David Gorski on February 25, 2013 That the myth that vaccines cause autism is indeed nothing more than a myth, a phantom, a delusion unsupported by science is no longer in doubt. In fact, it’s been many years now since it was last taken seriously by real scientists and physicians, as opposed to crank scientists and physicians, […]

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Is Andrew Wakefield’s Strategic Autism Initiative failing? | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa March 3, 2015

When Andrew Wakefield left Thoughtful House he set up a charity, the Strategic Autism Initiative.  Interestingly even now, years after it was founded, it appears to have no website or Facebook page.  What it does have is tax forms because every charity must make those public.   Last year when I looked these tax forms, a […]

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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa January 13, 2013

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 13, 2013, 8:51 PM News 10 new results for autism Autism, Breast Cancer, and the Changing Miss America PageantDaily BeastThe 92-year-old competition has struggled to reclaim its significance, but enthusiasm for a handful of inspiring contestants—one with autism, another bravely taking on breast cancer—prove that the pageant […]

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Google Alerts | Curing Autism with Kerri Rivera = #BleachCult| Circa Nov 28, 2013

#78 Curing Autism? with Kerri Rivera – PodcastDave AspreyOcean water, full moons, and vortexes: oh my! These are a few of the things you’ll hear about on this episode of Bulletproof Radio. Is autism curable? The Bulletproof Executive