Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? | Part 2 Of A Series

Inventing & Then Cashing In On The Autism Epidemic | Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? [Content Warning: Autistic history is very triggering. Please take caution this piece includes ableism, stigma, eugenics, homophobia, abuse, and more.] Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? INVENTING AND THEN CASHING IN ON THE AUTISM EPIDEMIC” SERIES | …

CONGRESSMAN BURTON’S DAUGHTER RESPONDS TO WEBMD ARTICLE | April 2000

Rep. Dan Burton has gray hair and is wearing a blue suit, white shirt and red ties. CONGRESSMAN BURTON'S DAUGHTER RESPONDS TO WEBMD ARTICLEThis is a response to the WebMD article  Mr. Pines:My name is Danielle Sarkine and I am Congressman Dan Burtons daughter. I read your article and was very displeased with some of …

Autism: Present Challenges, Future Needs — Why The Increased Rates? Dan Burton Opening Statement | April 6, 2000

Full transcript of hearing >> Mr. Burton. If I could have your attention, please. I know a lot of people have cameras, and I hate to throw a wet blanket on those of you who want to take some pictures, but unless you are a member of the media, I wish you would not take …

Hearing Gives Burton a Last Shot at Autism Issue | Nov. 27, 2012

By Melissa Attias Roll Call Hearing Gives Burton a Last Shot at Autism Issue Indiana Republican plans to focus on environmental factors that could have effects on children’s neurological systems For more than a decade, Indiana Republican Dan Burton has been a leading House voice on autism and a proponent of the theory that mercury in …

On Autism’s Cause, It’s Parents vs. Research | June 25, 2005 #AutisticHistory

On Autism's Cause, It's Parents vs. Research Kristen Ehresmann, a Minnesota Department of Health official, had just told a State Senate hearing that vaccines with microscopic amounts of mercury were safe. Libby Rupp, a mother of a 3-year-old girl with autism, was incredulous. "How did my daughter get so much mercury in her?" Ms. Rupp …

CURE AUTISM NOW’S STATEMENT ON THE IOM RELEASE  | Oct. 3, 2001 #AutisticHistory #AutismMyth

CURE AUTISM NOW'S STATEMENT ON THE IOM RELEASE October 3, 2001 Contact Information: For Cure Autism Now:Lisa WeilEdelman Worldwide Michel SchneiderEdelman WorldwideCure Autism Now Supports Institute of Medicine's Recommendation for Research into Possible Link between Mercury and Autism LOS ANGELES-October 3, 2001 - Cure Autism Now Foundation, the largest private funder of biomedical research into autism, …

Cure Autism Now | Jon Shestack Letter To IOM | July 3, 2001 #AutisticHistory #AutismMyth

LETTER TO IOM July 3, 2001 Marie McCormick, M.D., Sc.D.Chair, Immunization Safety Review CommitteeNational Academy of Sciences2101 Constitution Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20418 Dear Dr. McCormick: I am writing in regard to your upcoming evaluation of thimerosal in vaccines and neurodevelopmental disorders. This subject and your Committee's handling of it are of great interest to Cure Autism …