Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Discovers Statistically Significant Link between Abnormally Low Cholesterol Levels and Autism Spectrum Disorders | Circa September 5, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

New Study Discovers Statistically Significant Link between Abnormally Low Cholesterol Levels and Autism Spectrum Disorders Finding Leads Kennedy Krieger Researchers Down New Road in Autism Research September 5, 2006 (Baltimore, MD) - Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) will be diagnosed in more children this year than AIDS, diabetes and cancer combined, yet researchers and physicians can identify …

Archived | Environmental Health Perspectives: Tracing The Origins Of Autism: A Spectrum Of New Studies | Circa July 2006 #AutisticHistory

ehp0114-a00412Download VOLUME 114 | NUMBER 7 | July 2006 • Environmental Health Perspectives Tracing the Origins of Autism A Spectrum of New Studies The etiology of a medical condition might seem an unlikely subject to arouse intense feelings. Yet few medical disorders have stirred up as much passion and divisiveness among scientists and the general …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Discover Article Analyzes Recent Developments, Concepts | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Discover Article Analyzes Recent Developments, Concepts This month autism is featured in a new in-depth article in the April issue of Discover magazine. In "Autism: It's Not Just in the Head," reporter Jill Neimark provides an analysis of a few of the latest developments and concepts in autism research. The article focuses on how autism, …

Archived | Autism: It’s Not Just in the Head | Circa March 22, 2007 #AutisticHistory

[Note: This article was used in the 2007 Autism Treatment & Research Trial in the United States. This magazine was about to go under when Bob Wright bailed them out, got this article printed (placed by Autism Society with the help of Martha Herbert), bought all copies and distributed them himself. This article was referred …

Archived | Fact Sheet: Combating Autism Act of 2006 | #AutisticHistory

For Immediate ReleaseOffice of the Press SecretaryDecember 19, 2006  Fact Sheet: Combating Autism Act of 2006        President's Statement on Combating Autism Act of 2006       President Signs H.R. 5466, H.R. 6143, S. 843, and S. 3678  President George W. Bush, with his wife, Barbara Bush standing beside him in the Oval office, The President is signing the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Complementary And Alternative Medicine in Treating Autism Spectrum Disorders Request | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

complementary_and_alternative_medicine_rfa__072707-1Download Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Treating Autism Spectrum DisordersRequest for Applications Introduction Although medical care in the United States is increasingly driven by evidence-based practice, societal pressure for tolerance and incorporation of complementary and alternative forms of health care is significant. Many children (estimates vary from 50% to 75%) with autism spectrum disorders are …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Science Advisory Board | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Scientific Advisory Board Scientific and medical experts meet several times a year to review research proposals for Autism Speaks.  David Amaral, Ph.D.University of California, Davis M.I.N.D. InstituteGeorge Anderson, Ph.D.Yale Child Center, Yale University David S. Baskin, M.D., F.A.C.S.Methodist Neurological Institute Margaret Bauman, M.D.LADDERS, Massachusetts General Hospital Ralph Bradshaw, Ph.D.University of California, Irvine Melissa Down Begg, …