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ASF Signs on to ASAT’s Open Letter to Autism Speaks | ASF Blog | circa September 10, 2010

ASF Signs on to ASAT’s Open Letter to Autism Speaks September 10, 2010 by autismsciencefoundation Letter Urges Autism Speaks to Correct Website Statement Regarding Autism and Vaccines (September 10, 2010—New York, NY) —The Autism Science Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and funding autism research, today announced that it has signed on to an open letter […]

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BS & The Quackery

Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) | Wikipedia

Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by Lisa Ackerman[2] and based in Irvine, California. In 2019, the organization changed its name to “The Autism Community in Action”. TACA is frequently at odds with the scientific consensus about autism causes and treatments, with various spokespeople for the group having publicly indicated support for Andrew Wakefield, author […]

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Advocates & Activists

Google Alert – autism | Circa May 16, 2013

Link Between Epilepsy And Autism Found – Medical News TodayMedical News TodayThe findings may lead to better treatment for people with epilepsy and autism. Dr. Wakeford suggested that although epilepsy has a cultural stigma, the more understood the physical outcomes of this condition are, the better chance there is to eliminate …See all stories on this topic » Psychiatry’s […]

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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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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Aug 13, 2009

Google News Alert for: autism Autism collaboration: A little less toxins pleaseExaminer.comThere are many theories and suppositions regarding the apparent increase in incidences of autism. One, which I am inclined to agree with, is that there are …See all stories on this topic Special needs 101: Where can I find autism support around Denver?Examiner.comDenver offers several services and support groups for […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Fri, May 8, 2009

Google News Alert for: autism In autism class, play is developmentJacksonville Journal-Courier – Jacksonville,IL,USAFour years ago, when Richard joined Ms. Walker in the District 117’s class for students with autism held at Washington Elementary School, counting by fives …See all stories on this topic Art to help autismBelleville News Democrat – IL, USAMueller was always interested in and had met Hillyer’s son, […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Wed, Feb 25, 2009

Google News Alert for: autism Insurance coverage for autism treatments soughtLos Angeles Times – CA,USABy Lisa Girion Patient advocates called on state regulators Tuesday to force health insurers to cover certain autism treatments. Consumer Watchdog in Santa …See all stories on this topic Autism Walk teaches students about conditionThe News-Press – Fort Myers,FL,USAAllen, 33, was diagnosed with autism when he was 5. He agreed […]