Is It Ethical When Researchers Circumvent Autistic Adults In Autism Genetic Studies? | Eve Reiland #BoycottSpectrum10K #ActuallyAutistic

White puzzle completed with one piece missing. Missing piece shows blue color with white text: research. Eve Reiland When I see ‘Autistic children’ listed in autism genetics research, I see organizations, corporations and scientists bypassing Autistic adults and the Autistic community to get their hands on our genetics via vulnerable, poorly informed and gaslighted parents. …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa March 8, 2013

News10 new results for autism Autism Shock Therapy Practiced In US Is Torture, Says UN OfficialForbesSome practices used as “therapy” for autism in the United States amount to torture, a U.N. representative says. The U.N.'s Juan Mendez is the organization's special rapporteur on torture, and in his report examining torture worldwide, he's called out ...See all stories on this topic »SynapDx, Illumina …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa February 22, 2013

News10 new results for autism Parents of children with autism - what does finding a cure mean?The Guardian (blog)The high numbers of children diagnosed with autism (one in 88 in the US) has gained the disorder much media attention. Even as the search for a cure continues to move forward – just this week a study in Norway found that women who …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Biomarker Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of Autism Speaks Biomarker Initiative page 2007 Biomarker Initiative Currently autism is diagnosed using behavioral criteria. This limits the age at which reliable diagnoses can be made. Yet, case histories tell us that early intervention leads to improved life-long outcomes. To begin intervention at the earliest possible time, priority must be given to developing …

Archived | Autism Speaks: National Public Radio Covers New Jersey Autism Case | Circa September 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

National Public Radio Covers New Jersey Autism Case On Sept. 26, the National Public Radio program "Morning Edition" broadcast a story about Jake Micheletti, a New Jersey boy whose parents succesfully sued their insurance company to force the insurer to cover Jake's therapy. The case eventually reached the New Jersey Supreme Court, which decided in …

Archived | Assemblyman McKeon Bill Creating State Autism Registry Signed Into Law | Circa September 14, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Assemblyman McKeon Bill Creating State Autism Registry Signed Into Law By teel MCKEON BILL CREATING STATE AUTISM REGISTRYSIGNED INTO LAW Measure Would Create Centralized System to Assist State In Helping Children & Adults with Autism   (WEST WINDSOR) - The Governor today signed into law legislation Assemblyman John F. McKeon sponsored to create a statewide centralized autism registry to …

Archived | Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Prepared Statement of the National Autism Association | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Prepared Statement of the National Autism Association On behalf of the Board of Directors and membership of the National Autism Association and SafeMinds, we thank Senator Harkin and all the committee members for holding these hearings to ensure funding the Combating Autism Act. Once fully funded, this landmark legislation will help answer questions of vital …