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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 10, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJun 10, 2010, 9:35 PM Google News Alert for: autism Big study identifies new genes that may be involved in autismLos Angeles Times (blog)A large international consortium of authors (including some at UCLA) have identified new genes that appear to be involved in autism somehow. …See all stories […]

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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa July 11, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJul 11, 2008, 8:47 AM Google News Alert for: autism Expanded autism centre to closeBBC News – UKA centre for autistic children is being shut, a fortnight after taking on eleven new care workers. Hyfrydle which is run by Denbighshire council, …See all stories on this topic Autism […]

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YouTube has been running ads on videos promoting bogus medicine, including the claim that donkey’s milk can prevent cancer – Pulse Nigeria

BBC researchers found dozens of YouTube videos pushing fake cancer cures were being monetized with ads. Source: YouTube has been running ads on videos promoting bogus medicine, including the claim that donkey’s milk can prevent cancer – Pulse Nigeria

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Mumps: Hundreds of cases after Nottingham student outbreak – BBC News

More than 300 cases were recorded by Public Health England after students fell ill. Source: Mumps: Hundreds of cases after Nottingham student outbreak – BBC News

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Controversial new Channel 4 documentary faces backlash

Channel 4 has come under fire for their new documentary Train Your Baby like a Dog, as people are concerned about the methods involved. Source: Controversial new Channel 4 documentary faces backlash

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PACT Official Statement regarding Channel 4’s upcoming ‘Train Your Baby Like a Dog’ programme – PACT DOGS

PACT Official Statement regarding Channel 4’s upcoming ‘Train Your Baby Like a Dog’ programme Sadly, we are once again faced with having to release a statement regarding an unethical and sensationalist dog training-related programme to be broadcast by a major commercial UK TV channel. The tagline for the programme states ‘’Dog trainer and behaviourist ……………… […]

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Petition calls for Channel 4’s Train Your Baby Like a Dog to be pulled

Channel 4 is facing calls to cancel a controversial new documentary that compares the training of children to that of animals. Source: Petition calls for Channel 4’s Train Your Baby Like a Dog to be pulled