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Google Alert – autism | Circa April 14, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ April 14, 2015 NEWS USA TODAYGestational diabetes increases autism riskUSA TODAYChildren are slightly more likely to develop autism if their mothers were diagnosed with diabetes early in pregnancy, a new study shows. Women …Diabetes During Pregnancy Could Be Linked to Autism, Study Finds – TIMEGestational diabetes in pregnancy may raise child’s risk of autism – CBS NewsMid-pregnancy maternal diabetes tied to child’s autism risk – ReutersFull CoverageFlag as irrelevant […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa April 10, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ April 10, 2015 NEWS People MagazineRobert F. Kennedy Jr. Says Mandatory Vaccination Will Cause a ‘Holocaust’People Magazine… the audience at a Sacramento, California, screening of the documentary Trace Amounts, which links autism to thimerosal, a vaccine preservative.Flag as irrelevant HealthlineBrain Scans May Predict Language Skills in Kids With Autism – WebMDWebMD“We discovered that at the very first signs of autism in infants and […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Apr 7, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ April 7, 2015 NEWS CNN InternationalAustralian police hail ‘miracle’ of autistic boy’s outback survivalCNN International(CNN) A young boy who suffers from autism has been found alive, walking through inhospitable brush days after wandering away from a campsite in …Missing Australian Boy With Autism Found Alive After 4-Day Search – ABC NewsMissing Australian Boy with Autism Found Alive After Four Days in the Wilderness – People Magazine‘Miracle’ boy […]

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HuffPost Tuesday’s Daily Brief |Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: Petro Plutocracy | Circa May 8, 201

BLOG POSTS Paul Krugman: How Bad Things AreIf you have any familiarity with the world, in short, you know that involuntary unemployment is very real. And it’s currently a very big deal. How bad is the problem of involuntary unemployment, and how much worse has it become? Noam Chomsky: Plutonomy and the PrecariatThe Occupy movement […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Jan 17, 2011

British Researcher Wakefield Defends Link Between Vaccine and AutismABC NewsEvidence Wakefield published in 1998 gave birth to the belief of a connection between vaccines and autism, which ignited a nationwide public health scare …See all stories on this topic » Floridians’ autism fears immune to lack of proofPalm Beach PostBy Stacey Singer The controversial study linking autism, bowel disease and the […]

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The dramatic, pregnant quest for caffeine | Circa Dec. 3, 2008

  I am a caffeine addict. My love has led me to devote many a Twitter <http://twitter.com/motherconfusion&gt; , text message and verbal declaration to it. Seriously. I’ve stood on a mountaintop and sworn my unwavering I-would-die-for-you loyalty to Mr. Coffee – and pledged to run away with him if he’d have me. Fortunately, the mountain was […]

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Mother of Confusion: 29 weeks pregnant and counting | Circa Feb. 26, 2009

Bed rest bites. Regardless of what some people think, it’s not a vacation. It’s hard work. Serious work. Slowing down, much less coming to a dead stop, isn’t easy for me. Between family and work I over schedule my life on a daily basis. Isn’t that what moms do? The first few days I did […]