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The Doctor Who Fooled the World by Brian Deer, review — how a Sunday Times reporter exposed anti-vaxxer Andrew Wakefield

Uncovering the truth about the physician’s false MMR vaccine claims Brian Deer’s definitive account of Andrew Wakefield’s fraudulent attempt to link the onset of autism in children with the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine could not be better timed. This might seem an odd thing to say: Wakefield was struck off by the General […]

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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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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 13, 2016

autismDaily update ⋅ May 13, 2016 NEWS  CBS NewsWhy Fears Over Folic Acid and Autism Need to be Properly UnderstoodTIMEExperts are questioning a study that suggests a link between high levels of folic acid in pregnant women and a greater risk for children with autism.Despite autism fears, here’s why pregnant women should keep taking their prenatal vitamins – Los Angeles TimesHere’s why that study […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa February 10, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ February 10, 2015 NEWS  KABC-TVTake a tour inside the car wash staffed by employees with autismKABC-TVTom and John D’Eri, seen back row center, are the leaders of Rising Tide Car Wash, where 80 percent of employees are individuals with autism.Flag as irrelevant  NewsweekAndrew Wakefield, Father of the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Sticks to His StoryNewsweekThe GMC ruled that Wakefield acted unethically […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa September 4, 2013

News  10 new results for autism Autism and the real-life story of Charlie ThreattAutism Support NetworkCharlie Threatt was born on April 8 1995. He grew up and spent most of his life in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a child born with an autism syndrome …See all stories on this topic »  Teen with autism hospitalized, mother arrested on attempted murder …Mlive KalamazooKALAMAZOO, MI […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 12, 2013

News7 new results for autism   State-of-art autism center opens in upstate NYUSA TODAYThe Center for Autism and the Developing Brain is now seeing patients and families on the campus of New York-Presbyterian Hospital’s Westchester Division. The new center is housed in a historic building on the grounds of the psychiatric facility that …See all stories on this topic » Autism: Red […]

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Snapshot | Google – autism | Circa May 27, 2013

News9 new results for autism   Painting gives children with autism a chance to shineThe Daily StarWhile autistic children tend to perform poorly with basic verbal communication tasks, they often excel in visual and spatial tests. Through the special education program at Sesobel, autisticchildren are given the opportunity to express their thoughts …See all stories on this topic » Autism rates rising in IndianaShelbynewsAs […]