Archived | Autism Speaks; Toxicologists Gather to Discuss Autism Spectrum Disorders Workshops Highlight Environmental Influences, Chelation | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Toxicologists Gather to Discuss Autism Spectrum DisordersWorkshops Highlight Environmental Influences, Chelation The cause and treatment of autism spectrum disorders was the focus of two dedicated sessions at the annual meeting of the Society of Toxicology, held in Charlotte, N.C., in March 2007. More than 6,000 toxicologists convened to interact and present the most recent data …

Archived | Cure Autism Now: AGRE Newsletter: Listening To You | Circa Summer 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Family Lives With Autism: disorder affects three of four sons Ana Marie Echaniz, Fort Valley, VA When we moved to Fort Valley, Virginia from Florida with my son, Johan, we never dreamed how dramatically the birth of our three sons would change our lives. Gabriel, 7, Dominic, 4, and Yulen, 3, are handsome and dark-haired, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: IOM to Hold Workshop on Autism and the Environment | Circa April 18, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

IOM to Hold Workshop on Autism and the Environment On April 18 and 19, 2007, the Institute of Medicine, or IOM, will host a workshop in Washington, D.C. entitled: “Autism and the Environment: Challenges and Opportunities for Research.” This workshop, organized in response to a request from the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks DC Golf Classic Raises Over $150,000 While Celebrating Columbus Day | Circa October 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Lowes Island Club in Potomac Falls, Va. played host to the Autism Speaks DC Golf Classic on Monday, October 8th. Golfers, including local sports and media personalities, celebrated Columbus Day on the golf course in a day of golf and goodwill that helped raise over $150,000. [Celebrating Columbus Day??] The exciting event, the first …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2007 Family Services Community Grants | #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Family Services Community Grants At Autism Speaks, one of our goals is to change the future for all individuals who struggle with autism spectrum disorders.  In keeping with this goal, the Family Services Committee established Family Service Community Grants in order to promote services that will enhance the lives of those affected by autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Family Services Requests Community Grant Proposals | Circa February 17, 2012 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. e-Speaks February 17, 2012  A Facebook milestoneWhat 1 Million Means Last week, Autism Speaks reached a milestone, with 1 million Facebook fans. It got us to thinking… what does 1 million fans mean? Those 1 million fans are people who care about autism; people who …

Archived | President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act | Circa September 30, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. E-SpeaksSeptember 30, 2011  The White HousePresident Obama Signs CARA Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright, along with Board Member Billy Mann, joined President Obama at a White House ceremony renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years.  In …