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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | March 27, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ March 27, 2016 NEWS  NPRWhen An Autism Diagnosis Comes In AdulthoodNPREarlier this year Weekend Edition profiled three families and their experiences after a child was diagnosed with autism. At the time, we also asked …‘The Un-Prescription for Autism‘: Not the Voodoo I Expected – GeekDad (blog)Autism: Top 7 Most Common Misconceptions – PPcorn (blog)Full Coverage Flag as irrelevant  Arizona Daily StarPrograms help prevent drownings […]

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The Doctor Who Fooled the World by Brian Deer, review — how a Sunday Times reporter exposed anti-vaxxer Andrew Wakefield

Uncovering the truth about the physician’s false MMR vaccine claims Brian Deer’s definitive account of Andrew Wakefield’s fraudulent attempt to link the onset of autism in children with the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine could not be better timed. This might seem an odd thing to say: Wakefield was struck off by the General […]

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Love On The Spectrum Is Getting A Second Season

Screen Australia has commissioned the upcoming season of the show at the ABC, after the announcement they’re investing $1.3million of production funding. The show will be split into four parts and we’ll get the privilege of meeting a completely new group of a-typical people looking for love and my heart is WARM. […] Source: https://www.wsfm.com.au/entertainment/love-on-the-spectrum-is-getting-a-season-2/

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Del Bigtree, just admit your mistake and apologize. | LBRB | Circa July 20, 2016

By Matt Carey I recently wrote about an incredibly irresponsible statement made by a Mr. Del Bigtree (Del Bigtree crosses the line: tells Vaxxed audience “Now’s the time” for guns.) The problematic statement I focused upon was: “Anyone who believes in the right to bear arms. To stand up against your government. I don’t know […]

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Del Bigtree crosses the line: tells Vaxxed audience “Now’s the time for guns.” | LBRB | Circa July 19, 2016

By Matt Carey Del Bigtree helped Andrew Wakefield produce a faux documentary called Vaxxed. Vaxxed has been discussed here and elsewhere a great deal, but here is a review from Science Based Medicine if you are looking for more details (Andrew Wakefield’s VAXXED: Antivaccine propaganda at its most pernicious). The team that made Vaxxed has […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 13, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ May 13, 2016 NEWS  CBS NewsWhy Fears Over Folic Acid and Autism Need to be Properly UnderstoodTIMEExperts are questioning a study that suggests a link between high levels of folic acid in pregnant women and a greater risk for children with autism.Despite autism fears, here’s why pregnant women should keep taking their prenatal vitamins – Los Angeles TimesHere’s why that study […]

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The man who wants us to embrace autism | Circa August 29, 2015

Fifteen years ago, when Steve Silberman broke the story of Silicon Valley’s autism ‘epidemic’, he saw it as a problem. Now he’s changed his mind and has published a book about understanding and accepting autism spectrum disorders Sat 29 Aug 2015 02.15 EDT Fifteen years ago, Steve Silberman was working as a journalist for Wired magazine in […]