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Teenager, 16, killed himself after being ‘relentlessly’ bullied for being autistic and gay | Daily Mail Online

Cameron Warwick, 16, from Fareham, Hampshire, was found dead in Fort Fareham Woods on September 4 last year, having not turned up to college that day. Source: Teenager, 16, killed himself after being ‘relentlessly’ bullied for being autistic and gay | Daily Mail Online

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Spalding area’s Callum Brazzo is asking for your views ahead of the second anniversary of Autistic Lincs

Regular columnist Callum Brazzo would like to hear your thoughts ahead of a special anniversary. Hello there! Callum Brazzo here, continuing to make Autistic Lincs. This week marks two weeks away from the second year anniversary (AKA autiversary) of Autistic Lincs and I am thinking about doing something special…. Whether it’s a Q and A […]

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Fierce Autie: 2020 Guest Quack: Dr. Richard Boles

Dr. Richard Boles is a medical geneticist and pediatrician. He specializes in mitochondrial medicine functional disease (this includes cyclic vomiting syndrome, and other atypical forms of migraine and chronic fatigue syndrome) and autism. The purpose of his private practice in Medical Genetics is to apply DNA sequencing to the “health of the child.” Source: Fierce […]

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Fierce Autie: Quackery Exposed: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is when pure oxygen is in a pressurized room, tube or chamber. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a proven medical treatment for specific medical conditions. Source: Fierce Autie: Quackery Exposed: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

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A vaccine stored in Houston may work on coronavirus, awaits testing

Cross-protection?   What if a vaccine is sitting in a freezer in Houston that has the potential to cross-protect human beings from both the coronavirus and SARS? You would think that pharmaceutical companies and federal scientific agencies would be rushing to offer financial resources to begin clinical testing. That, however, is not the case. Source: […]

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Coronavirus Impact: Closing Borders May Not Slow Virus: Baylor College of Medicine – Bloomberg

Baylor College of Medicine Dean Dr. Peter Hotez discusses the coronavirus and the difficulties faced in combating the global spread of the disease. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg) Source: Coronavirus Impact: Closing Borders May Not Slow Virus: Baylor College of Medicine – Bloomberg

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Dr. Peter Hotez: As coronavirus spreads, the US is not fully prepared, but here is how we can be | Fox News

A key issue before the American people is our top priorities if this virus gains a “foothold” in the U.S.   In recent days, the epidemic of COVD-19, also known as SARS-2, has expanded and become more worrisome. Originating in Wuhan in Central China, there are now cases of this virus infection in at least 29 […]