Categories
Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness Law & Criminal Justice

Herbalife’s $123 Million Chinese Bribery Settlement Is Latest Legal Trouble For MLM Giant

The nutrition supplements maker has paid hundreds of millions in fines to the U.S. government since 2016. Herbalife, the nutritional shakes and supplements multi-level marketing company, entered into a deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice on Friday and agreed to pay $123 million to settle charges it bribed Chinese officials, the third […]

Categories
Autistic History Divergent News Left Brain Right Brain matt carey Non-Autistic Advocates & Allies

VAXXED pulled in over $1.3M in donations, and most of it went to Wakefield and Tommey’s company | Circa November 19,2018

By Matt Carey A few years ago Andrew Wakefield (one of Time Magazine’s Great Science Frauds) headed a team promoting a faux documentary called “Vaxxed”. I wrote about this film a great deal at the time, but suffice it to say it exemplified much of what is wrong with the way the anti-vaccine community uses and abuses […]

Categories
Divergent News leah remini leah remini

Interview: Leah Remini Gives Voice To Victims In ‘Scientology And The Aftermath’ • AwardsCircuit •

Leah Remini has been a fixture on television for years, going back to the days of her memorable arc as Zack Morris’s tough and feisty girlfriend Stacey on “Saved by the Bell.” Her career took off in 1998 when she starred opposite Kevin James for nine seasons of “The King of Queens.” Remini’s career took another […]

Categories
Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness QuackWatch

Why the anti-vaxxer movement is gaining ground amid a pandemic, Opinion News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

Opinion News -(FINANCIAL TIMES) Ms Greer McVay insists she is “not an anti-vaxxer – not at all”.. Read more at straitstimes.com. The fear that politics is driving vaccine approvals and a distrust of Trump are playing into wider safety fears in the US (FINANCIAL TIMES) Ms Greer McVay insists she is “not an anti-vaxxer – […]

Categories
autism speaks Autistic History brian deer Divergent News snapshot

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa October 7, 2012

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 7, 2012, 9:29 PM News 8 new results for autism Autistic Children Often Wander OffMedPage TodayTheir study surveyed families of 1,218 children with autism spectrum disorders, with 1,076 unaffected siblings, using a questionnaire administered through the Interactive Autism Network online research database and registry. Half of the […]

Categories
Anti-Autistic Organizations autism science foundation Autistic History brian deer Divergent News snapshot

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa September 30, 2012

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comSun, Sep 30, 2012, 9:29 PM News 9 new results for autism Treatment offered for Utah children with autismSan Francisco ChronicleSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When Utah debuts a new Medicaid-funded program for children with autism, parents will have to compete for the limited number of slots for […]

Categories
Autistic History Divergent News snapshot

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Asperger’s | Circa May 2,2011

Google Alert – asperger’sgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMay 2, 2011, 2:54 AM News 4 new results for asperger’s Do you let people walk all over you?Daily MailProfessor Baron-Cohen, who works in a clinic for adults with suspected Asperger’s syndrome, explains: ‘Most of my patients are male, but more recently we have started to see an […]