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Brit parents with autistic children paying thousands for ‘scam dolphin therapy’ – World News – Mirror Online

Some of the centres claim sonar ­signals “activate brain cells” if children touch heads with the mammals. Staff at one waterpark visited by the Sunday People even claimed children unable to speak had uttered their first words after contact with dolphins. Dozens of other parks offer services online – some claiming therapy can beat cancer […]

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Dominic Lawson: To win the war on Covid-19 we must inoculate Britain against the absurd anti-vaxxers  | Daily Mail Online

DOMINIC LAWSON: There is only one sure way to deal with the coronavirus – a vaccine. But more people than ever before, including celebrities, have joined the ‘anti-vaxxer’ movement. The global race to develop one has been extraordinary in its scale and speed. As a result, it is thought possible that a vaccine might be […]

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Brian Deer’s original 2004 Channel 4 report on Andrew Wakefield: MMR: What they didn’t tell you | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa October 5, 2014

When Andrew Wakefield presented his hypothesis linking autism to the MMR vaccine in 2014 1998, he fueled a vaccine scare that is still alive today. It wasn’t until 6 years later that specific… Source: Brian Deer’s original 2004 Channel 4 report on Andrew Wakefield: MMR: What they didn’t tell you | Left Brain Right Brain […]

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Archived | About Autism / Spectrum Disorders: Andrew Wakefield “Struck Off Medical Register” | Circa May 31, 2010

About Autism / Spectrum Disorders: Andrew Wakefield “Struck Off Medical Register”newsletterx Lisa Jo Rudy – About.com Autism / Spectrum Disorders Guide autism.guide@about.comMay 31, 2010, 6:26 AMto me If you can’t see this email, click here About.comAutism / Spectrum Disorders Autism / Spectrum Disorders Is It Autism? Life With Autism Treatments From Lisa Jo Rudy, your […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 26, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMay 26, 2010, 9:32 PM Google News Alert for: autism Dr. Andrew Wakefield Will Continue Research on Autism and VaccineEmpowHer (blog)By Jody Smith Dr. Andrew Wakefield lost his medical licence because of his belief that there is a link between autism and the MMR vaccine, and still will […]

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Snapshot | Medical News Today News Alert | Circa May 25, 2010

Medical News Today News Alertgoogle alertsx Medical News Today newsalerts@medicalnewstoday.comTue, May 25, 2010, 11:34 PM Dear Subscriber,Welcome to today’s Medical News Today News Alert containing today’s medical news headlines for your chosen categories. You will only receive these alerts when new news is available for your chosen categories.To unsubscribe from our news alerts, or to […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 25, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMay 25, 2010, 9:32 PM Google News Alert for: autism Seattle TimesDiscredited autism researcher’s penalty is a shot in the arm for medical integritySeattle TimesThe discredited British physician and autism researcher has been banned from practicing medicine in Britain. One can hardly overstate the heartache and …See all […]