“(Un)Well:” Netflix’s Documentary Series Is Poor Journalism That Neglects Science – Science-Based Medicine

Netflix: a good source of entertainment, not a good source of medical information The (Un)Well documentary series on Netflix asks “Wellness: does it bring health and healing, or are we falling victim to false promises?” But instead of answers, it offers false balance and confusion. Harriet Hall on August 25, 2020 Netflix recently produced a reprehensible documentary series on …

Netflix series about autistic people dating gets mixed reviews

Dating shows aren’t exactly rare when you’re scrolling through Netflix. The streaming service has debuted a slew of such shows this summer, including “Love is Blind,” “Too Hot to Handle” and “Indian Matchmaking.”  But the newest iteration, produced in Australia, is causing some people to take a closer look at the genre. “Finding love can …

Review: ‘Love on the Spectrum’ is kind, but unrepresentative | Spectrum | Autism Research News

BY SARA LUTERMAN  /  18 AUGUST 2020 The Netflix series that follows 20-something autistic adults looking for love is well intentioned but fails to capture reality and is riddled with bad advice. +++++++++++++++++++ I’m autistic, and I got engaged in July. We don’t have any couples’ pictures — it’s hard to ask someone else to snap a photo …

‘Love on The Spectrum’ Isn’t Perfect, But It’s Worth Watching

  Netflix's Love on the Spectrum is worth the watch. If we support content about autistic people, it can lead to more autistic-centered content.   Katie Cloyd   August 17, 2020, 6:00 AM PDT·6 mins read     It took me a week or two to convince myself to watch Netflix’s Love on the Spectrum. As …

Advocates For Deaf And Blind Laud Netflix’s New Playback Features : NPR

LEILA FADEL, HOST: Netflix recently announced it's rolling out a new feature that allows some viewers to stream their favorite shows or films slower - half-speed, say - or faster. The feature, which is currently only available to Android users, adjusts voice pitch to make the faster or slowed-down speed sound natural. The idea drew …

As an autistic person, Netflix’s Love on the Spectrum let me down | Metro News

Like the young people in the show, I don’t have a long history of dating and relationships. By Charli Clement  2 Aug 2020 3:09 pm As an autistic 19-year-old with minimal dating experience, my guard immediately went up when I heard about Love on the Spectrum – a new Netflix dating show featuring autistic teens …

Love on the Spectrum Netflix review – Autism dating show

MARIANNE ELOISE AUG 5, 2020 I spent most of my life, until my mid-20s, believing I was unlovable. Many of the relationships I have had, both romantic and platonic, have broken down without warning, leaving me alone to assume that I’ve broken some social code that others understand instinctively. Without clarity, I could never possibly atone. So I internalised …