Human rights of people with autism not being met, leading expert tells United Nations | University of Cambridge | Circa March 31, 2017

The basic human rights of autistic people are not being met, Professor Simon Baron-Cohen, a world expert on autism, told the United Nations in New York today, to mark Autism Awareness Week. In his keynote speech, Professor Baron-Cohen, Director of the Autism Research Centre at the University of Cambridge, argued that even with the UN […]

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School Security Officer Accused Of Abusing Child With Autism

PLANT CITY, FL — A Hillsborough County school security officer has been accused of physically abusing a child with autism.  On Wednesday, teachers at Knights Elementary School in Plant City contacted the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office after they said they witnessed school security officer Michael Lashman, 57, becoming violent with a 9-year-old student with autism. […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 20, 2013

News8 new results for autism   UK Sees Surge in Measles Years After Flawed ResearchABC NewsThat work suggested a link between autism and the combined childhood vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella, called the MMR. Several large scientific studies failed to find any connection, the theory was rejected by at least a dozen major U.K. medical …See all stories on […]

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Fundraiser by Bradley Austin : Help a Father protect autistic sons from MMS

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/internet/fake-science-led-mom-fee-bleach-her… Bradley Austin needs your support for Help a Father protect autistic sons from MMS — Read on http://www.gofundme.com/f/help-a-father-protect-his-autistic-sons-Created September 28, 2019 Other https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/internet/fake-science-led-mom-fee-bleach-her-autistic-sons-police-n1017256 PLEASE also take the time to Sign this petition to try and make MMS illegal in the US!  My two autistic sons, Joshua and Jeremy Austin, are being given a substance well known and […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa October 12, 2017

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFri, Oct 27, 2017, 12:05 PM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ October 27, 2017NEWSPractice night helps children with Autism adjust to trick-or-treatingNBC4i.comBridgeway Academy held it’s annual practice trick-or-treat night for children with autism. Amanda Miller took her child Chauncey to the event. “We get … Autism fight goes to […]

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Disabled man found collapsed, covered in feces in Syracuse public housing: Is management to blame? – syracuse.com

John Poupore, 54, underwent a monthlong recovery in the hospital after the April 2019 incident. By Douglass Dowty | ddowty@syracuse.com Syracuse, NY — A 54-year-old disabled Syracuse man was covered in urine and feces on the floor of his apartment in public housing when a maintenance worker found him in April of last year. John Poupore, […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa February 13, 2018

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFeb 13, 2018, 11:07 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ February 13, 2018NEWS IMPD: Mom added bleach to drink as cure for child’s autismIndianapolis StarA father on the city’s south side accused his wife of feeding their child bleach to help cure her autism, according to a recent police […]