Archive | Holly Robinson Peete on Autism: ‘Fearmongering Will Not Make Parents Vaccinate’ | Circa March 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly #VaccinesDoNotCauseAutism

HollyRod Foundation #NotAnAutisticAlly Holly Robinson Peete on Autism: 'Fearmongering Will Not Make Parents Vaccinate' ACTRESS AND ACTIVIST HOLLY ROBINSON PEETE SPEAKS OUT ON A HOLLYWOOD STAR'S STATEMENT ABOUT VACCINATIONS AND AUTISM. FIND OUT WHAT THE MOTHER OF FOUR SAYS ABOUT HER FAMILY'S MOST PRESSING CHALLENGE. As a parent of an autistic child, Holly Robinson Peete …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa December 1, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

News10 new results for autism Explaining autismThe EconomistAUTISM is a puzzling phenomenon. In its pure form it is an inability to understand the emotional responses of others that is seen in people of otherwise ...See all stories on this topic »Autism workshop to focus on awarenessTimes of IndiaPUNE: A three-day workshop has been organised from December 17 to create awareness among parents …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Environmental Factors in Autism Initiative | Circa December 2007

Environmental Factors in Autism Initiative The role of environmental factors in the development of autism is a crucial area of study. Although we know that genetics is an important factor, genetics alone may not account for all cases of autism. The increase in the reported number of autism cases has generated extreme concern over the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New England Journal of Medicine Reports No Causal Association Between Thimerosal and Neuropsychological Functioning | Circa September 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

A new study entitled "Early Thimerosal Exposure and Neuropsychological Outcomes at 7 to 10 Years" has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 357 no. 13.  ABSTRACT BackgroundIt has been hypothesized that early exposure to thimerosal, a mercury-containing preservative used in vaccines and immune globulin preparations, is associated with neuropsychological deficits in children.  …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Statement by Dr. Thomas R. Insel | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

https://youtu.be/aMPSjGz6lvM Senator Harkin. Now, we turn to Dr. Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health since September 2002. Dr. Insel received his B.A. and M.D. degrees from Boston University. Dr. Insel, welcome back to the committee. National Institutes of Health National Institute of Mental Health STATEMENT OF DR. THOMAS R. INSEL DIRECTOR …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Suzanne Wright on ABC’s “The View” Transcript | Circa January 18, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The edited transcript below is of Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright's appearance on a segment of the Jan. 18, 2006, telecast of the ABC daytime talk show, “The View.”  Suzanne Wright on ABC's "The View" The edited transcript below is of Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright's appearance on a segment of the Jan. 18, 2006, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Epidemiology Network | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks and the CDC have established an international information sharing network to study the epidemiology of autism Our Mission Autism Speaks and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are co-sponsoring an initiative to explore possible scientific opportunities in an international collaborative effort in autism epidemiology. The long range objectives of this project are to …