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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa December 20, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comDec 20, 2008, 8:40 PM Google News Alert for: autism Autism supportCameron County Endeavor – Emporium,PA,USADickinson Mental Health Center now provides Sensory Integration Services to children diagnosed on the autism spectrum, as well as support services for their …See all stories on this topic Toys With Multiple Magnets […]

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In which antivaccine activist J. B. Handley thinks attacking Andrew Wakefield’s movie “backfired” | ScienceBlogs | Circa April 8, 2016

Nearly two weeks ago, a story that I had been blogging about almost nonstop for a week reached its conclusion when Robert De Niro decided to pull the antivaccine movie Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Catastrophe from the Tribeca Film Festival, of which he was one of the co-founders. Source: In which antivaccine activist J. B. […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 10, 2011

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 10, 2011, 8:29 PM News 10 new results for autism Back-to-Back Pregnancies May Increase Autism RiskWebMDBy Denise Mann Jan 10, 2011 — Children born within one year of an older sibling may be three times more likely to be diagnosed with autism, according to a …See all […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 9, 2011

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 9, 2011, 8:29 PM News 10 new results for autism Study: Spacing babies close may raise autism riskChicago TribuneAP Close birth spacing may put a second-born child at higher risk for autism, suggests a preliminary study based on more than a half-million California …See all stories on […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 7, 2011

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 7, 2011, 8:37 PM News 10 new results for autism Talk Back: Vaccines, autism, Wakefield … why is this still an issue?Los Angeles TimesAndrew Wakefield, the doctor who launched — in firebomb fashion — the allegation that childhood vaccines increase the risk of autism was excoriated again […]

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Steven Higgs: Another antivaccine reporter like Dan Olmsted in the making? – Science-Based Medicine | Circa April 12, 2010

  David Gorski on April 12, 2010 April is National Autism Awareness Month, and as of today April is nearly half over. Do you notice anything different compared to the last couple of years? I do. Can you guess what it is? The anti-vaccine movement’s usual suspects haven’t been all over the mainstream media, as they usually […]

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Welcome back, my friends, to the show that never ends: The Jenny and Jim antivaccine propaganda tour has begun – Science-Based Medicine | Circa April 6, 2009

David Gorski on April 6, 2009 As hard as it is to believe, 2009 started out very promising from the perspective of actually countering the misinformation of the antivaccine movement. Antivaccine hero Andrew Wakefield, who with the help of the credulous and sensationalistic media started the entire MMR-autism scare in the U.K. a decade ago, was revealed […]