Archived | Inside the autism treatment maze | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

[Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to show how the Wrights, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and pals used their privilege purposefully to drown out the voices of the Autistic community and others.] Inside the autism treatment maze No single approach …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Animal Studies Show Abnormalities Caused by Excessive Ultrasound | Circa August 7, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Animal Studies Show Abnormalities Caused by Excessive Ultrasound  Developing Mouse Embryo Brains Affected; Connection to Autism Remains Unclear Prolonged and frequent use of ultrasound waves on pregnant mice caused abnormalities in the brain of the developing mouse embryo, Yale School of Medicine researchers reported in the August 7, 2006 issue of the Proceedings of the National …

Archived | Autism Speaks: AGRE Hits Publication Milestone | July 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

AGRE Hits Publication Milestone The Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) reached a milestone this week, as the 101st publication citing the AGRE database was published. The largest private collection of families with two or more children with autism, AGRE accelerates the pace of autism research by providing clinical and genetic information to qualified researchers. AGRE …

Archived | Autism Speaks: MIT Scientists Locate Key Enzyme for Reversing Fragile X in Mice | Circa June 25, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

MIT Scientists Locate Key Enzyme for Reversing Fragile X in Mice Researchers at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have located an enzyme in the brain which may lead to an effective therapy for countering the symptoms of Fragile X Syndrome, or FXS. Working with mice which had …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Model for Autism Suggests Women Carry The Disorder And Explains Age As A Risk Factor | Circa July 25, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Discovery of New Genetic Model for Autism may Speed Up Research by YearsNEW YORK, NY (July 25, 2007) -- Only three months after its launch, the Interactive Autism Network (IAN) has been cited in its first major research publication. A team of researchers, led by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) and Albert Einstein College of …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa February 10, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ February 10, 2015NEWS KABC-TVTake a tour inside the car wash staffed by employees with autismKABC-TVTom and John D'Eri, seen back row center, are the leaders of Rising Tide Car Wash, where 80 percent of employees are individuals with autism.Flag as irrelevant NewsweekAndrew Wakefield, Father of the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Sticks to His StoryNewsweekThe GMC ruled that Wakefield acted unethically in doing his …

Snapshot | Google Alerts: Autism | Circa February 7, 2018

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFeb 7, 2018, 11:06 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ February 7, 2018 NEWS Researchers Develop 2-Minute Autism Screening ToolDisability ScoopNew research suggests that a quick questionnaire may be highly accurate at flagging children for autism. In 88 percent of cases, the so-called Psychological Development Questionnaire, or PDQ-1, correctly …