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 | Cure Autism Now/Autism Speaks: Isaac Pessah, Ph.D. Receives Inaugural CAN Environmental Innovator Award | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Isaac Pessah, Ph.D. Receives Inaugural CAN Environmental Innovator Award Cure Autism Now (CAN) is pleased to name Isaac Pessah, Ph.D., as recipient of its first CAN Environmental Innovator Award. This award was designed to identify and support researchers who are studying how relevant exposures to toxins translate into altered biology, and how this is related to …

Archived | Cure Autism Now/Autism Speaks: Autism, Autism, Autism: Finding Answers within the Vaccine | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Peter Bell from Cure Autism Now and later, Autism Speaks Autism, Autism, Autism: Finding Answers within the Vaccine  A Letter from Cure Autism Now's Board Chair and CEOAutism, autism, autism. It has permeated everything. We have read and heard the word "autism" from so many people and in so many news articles lately, it is …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Activities Take Center Stage in Atlanta | Circa November 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright were honored Nov. 10 by The Marcus Institute for their work on behalf of children with autism. The Wrights were honored at Big Splash III, a black tie reception and dinner at the Georgia Aquarium benefiting the Marcus Institute and hosted by Billi and Bernie Marcus. The event …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New England Journal of Medicine Reports No Causal Association Between Thimerosal and Neuropsychological Functioning | Circa September 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

A new study entitled "Early Thimerosal Exposure and Neuropsychological Outcomes at 7 to 10 Years" has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 357 no. 13.  ABSTRACT BackgroundIt has been hypothesized that early exposure to thimerosal, a mercury-containing preservative used in vaccines and immune globulin preparations, is associated with neuropsychological deficits in children.  …

Archived | Vaccine Study in New England Journal of Medicine Wrong in Concluding Mercury Exposures Are Harmless, State SafeMinds | Circa September 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #Pseudoscience

Contact: Cheri Jacobus202/547-7358Sallie Bernard970/544-3466sbernard@safeminds.org SafeMinds Press ReleaseWednesday, September 26, 2007 Vaccine Study in New England Journal of Medicine Wrong in Concluding Mercury Exposures Are Harmless, State SafeMinds "Study Findings and Limitations Require Further Investigations," Says Dissenting Panel Member ATLANTA, GA – A Centers for Disease Control (CDC) study on the relationship between mercury (thimerosal) in vaccines and …