Advocates & Activists

Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Aug 13, 2009

Google News Alert for: autism Autism collaboration: A little less toxins pleaseExaminer.comThere are many theories and suppositions regarding the apparent increase in incidences of autism. One, which I am inclined to agree with, is that there are …See all stories on this topic Special needs 101: Where can I find autism support around Denver?Examiner.comDenver offers several services and support groups for […]

Advocates & Activists BS & The Quackery

Amanda Peet gets her shot on | | Circa JULY 15, 2008 

ver since Jenny McCarthy appeared on “Oprah” last September blaming her son’s autism on vaccines, I’ve wondered when another celebrity mom would speak up to defend immunizations. Enter actress Amanda Peet, who costars with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson in “The X Files: I Want to Believe,” which debuts later this month. The mother of 18-month-old Frances, Peet is now […]

BS & The Quackery

Amanda Peet vs. Jenny McCarthy? | E! News | Circa July 11, 2008

Fri., Jul. 11, 2008 6:00 Amanda Peet may want to avoid running into Jenny McCarthy any time soon. Why? Well, because the two disagree big-time about childhood vaccinations. While McCarthy and boyfriend Jim Carrey recently led a march in Washington, D.C., to raise awareness about alleged toxins in children’s vaccines, Peet and her screenwriter-novelist hubby David Benioff have made sure to keep daughter Francis (nicknamed […]