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Quackery Exposed: Functional Medicine | Fierce Autie

Functional medicine is a form of alternative medicine that includes a large number of unproven and disproven methods and treatments of different diseases, illnesses and disabilities. They claim that they focus on the “root causes” of different conditions based on interactions between the environment and the gastrointestinal, endocrine, and immune systems to create “individual treatment […]

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Apology Issued To Almalti Family By Fierce Autistics And Allies

We apologize to the Almaliti family. We are trying to push back to protect marginalized people. It was not our intention to target a grieving family. I hope you can forgive us. – Fierce Autistics & Allies | September 29, 2020

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Careful when Parenting an Autistic Child. Destruction of Their Property Can be Traumatic | Fierce Autie

When someone destroys something you love, you would be upset. When it is done when punishing an autistic child or any child, it can cause trauma.  Autistic children and adults attach themselves to certain objects. These objects bring comfort and can bring someone out of a crisis or meltdown.  There has been a rise of […]

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Quackery Exposed: Brillia | Fierce Autie

Brillia is a homeopathic remedy that is being marketed to autistic and ADHD children. They say its been available for almost 10 years with great success and history supporting its efficacy and safety. What they do not mention is that they have dangerous side effects proven in an independent study. Because it is considered a […]

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Comorbidities: Oppositional Defiance Disorder

It is very normal for children to be oppositional sometimes. This can be explained by hunger, fatigue, stress or emotional distress. Children do argue, talk back, and defy parents, teachers or other trusted adults. This typically starts when a child is 2 or 3.  What is Oppositional Defiance Disorder? […]

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Then & Now: “Autism Community” Advocacy Vs “Autistic Community” Advocacy | Eve Reiland

vs. Oh, can you spot the “autism community” advocacy headline? Can you see the Autistic parent of an autistic headline? Yes, Jenny McCarthy and I have history. We’ve done the mom vs mom bs before way back in 2008 (Eve is short for Genevieve). To think all these years Autistic people and our voices were […]

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A 5-year-old boy given Miracle Mineral Solution dies in Argentina | Emma Dalmayne

**** TRIGGER WARNING DEATH OF CHILD****. This will be a short post, we are very sorry to tell you a five year old child has died of MMS Chlorine Dioxide consumption that was given to him to ‘prevent Covid’ in Argentina.I can hardly breathe and cannot stop crying. Melissa Eaton and Amanda Seigler we stand […]