Archived | A Special One-Night-Only Performance by Music Star Seal to Benefit Autism Speaks | Circa October 9, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

A Special One-Night-Only Performance by Music Star Seal to Benefit Autism Speaks  Grammy Award Winner Will Perform Live Along with Olympic Gold Medalists Kristi Yamaguchi and Brian Boitano NEW YORK, NY (October 9, 2007) --- Internationally acclaimed, three-time Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Seal will perform live in a one-time-only music and skating production, “The …

Archived | Fifth Annual Chicago ING DIRECT Ride Now Raises Over $120,000 | Circa September 16, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Fifth Annual Chicago ING DIRECT Ride Now Raises Over $120,000 On Sunday, September 16, over 1,800 motorcycle riders turned out for the Fifth Annual Chicago ING DIRECT Ride Now and participated in the most successful Ride Now event to date. The riders met at Wildfire Harley. It was a celebration of motorcycles, chrome, and music …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Senate HELP Committee Releases Thimerosal Report | Circa September 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Read the complete report thimerosal_and_asd_enzi_reportDownload Senate HELP Committee Releases Thimerosal Report On Friday, September 28, the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP Committee) released a report from Ranking Member Senator Michael B. Enzi (R-WY), entitled Thimerosal and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Alleged Misconduct by Government Agencies and Private Entities. (Download link above) …

Archived | New NIH Grant Will Allow USC-Led Research Team to Expand Autism Speaks’ Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) Program | Circa October 3, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

New NIH Grant Will Allow USC-Led Research Team to Expand Autism Speaks' Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) Program  $8.4 Million for Research into the Genetic, Physical and Behavioral Profiles of Children with Autism NEW YORK, NY (October 3, 2007) -- Autism Speaks today joined with the University of Southern California in announcing that a multi-institution …

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 | Autism Speaks Statement Regarding “Early Thimerosal Exposure and Neuropsychological Outcomes at 7-10 years” in the New England Journal of Medicine | Circa September 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Statement Regarding "Early Thimerosal Exposure and Neuropsychological Outcomes at 7-10 years" in the New England Journal of Medicine  September 26, 2007 This afternoon the New England Journal of Medicine published a CDC study examining the hypothesis that exposure to thimerosal during early development is associated with neuropsychological deficits in children. The authors of the report, entitled …

Archived | Vaccine Study in New England Journal of Medicine Wrong in Concluding Mercury Exposures Are Harmless, State SafeMinds | Circa September 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #Pseudoscience

Contact: Cheri Jacobus202/547-7358Sallie Bernard970/544-3466sbernard@safeminds.org SafeMinds Press ReleaseWednesday, September 26, 2007 Vaccine Study in New England Journal of Medicine Wrong in Concluding Mercury Exposures Are Harmless, State SafeMinds "Study Findings and Limitations Require Further Investigations," Says Dissenting Panel Member ATLANTA, GA – A Centers for Disease Control (CDC) study on the relationship between mercury (thimerosal) in vaccines and …