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Autism and Homelessness: The Real Crisis | Rooted In Rights | Circa October 18, 2016

Contrary to much media spin, autism is neither a tragedy nor a looming public health crisis. Autistics have always been here and research over the last decade has shown that while diagnosis has increased over time, the actual percentage prevalence of autism has not risen.1 What is a tragedy is how underserved we are. I am […]

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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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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa September 2, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ September 2, 2016 NEWS  Ultrasound in 1st trimester of pregnancy linked to autism – studyRTThe study – published in the journal Autism Research and conducted by professionals from the University of Washington’s (UW) Medicine school, UW …Diagnostic Ultrasounds In First Trimester Of Pregnancy May Increase Severity Of Autism Symptoms – Medical DailyUltrasound in first trimester linked to autism, says UW study – KING5.comUW study: autism severity could be […]

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Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa July 7, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ July 7, 2016 NEWS  Autism Hope: Mother shares experiences of raising a child on the autismspectrumNews 10NBCIf you are not personally affected by autism, chances are you know someone who is. But what is it exactly? Parents of autistic children will tell you they …Flag as irrelevant  Mirror.co.ukJo Cox helped secure autism diagnosis for four-year-old boy – the day she was killedMirror.co.ukMurdered […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 9, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ June 9, 2016 NEWS  MedscapeFolic Acid Linked to Less Autism in Kids of Women With EpilepsyMedscapePrevious research showed that exposure in utero to AEDs increases the risk for autism spectrum disorder in offspring, said Dr Bjørk. In 2014, another …Flag as irrelevant  kfor.comDead Center Film Selection Made by Students from AutismOklahomakfor.comBut this collection of film makers is made unique because […]

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Movie Review: Vaxxed | LBRB | Circa April 2, 2016

By Matt Carey Andrew Wakefield’s film, VAXXED, opened today in a theater in New York. Mr. Wakefield somehow convinced Robert De Niro to break the rules of the Tribeca Film Festival and personally insert the film into the lineup of TFF. When this was discovered, Mr. De Niro first defended his decision and, after getting […]

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There was a big legislative battle here in California last year, where the hell were you faux autism advocates? | LBRB | Circa October 26, 2016

By Matt Carey This past year we have been fighting a big battle here in California.  We were fighting to restore some of the services funding we’ve lost over the preceding years.  We were trying to get a 10% increase in services funding, which wouldn’t make up for what we’ve lost over the years, but […]