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Stop Torturing Developmentally Disabled People
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, autism, cruelty, injustice, activism, calls )

Freya
- 7 days ago - autisticadvocacy.org
The Judge Rotenberg Center tortures some of the people living there using an electric shock device called a Gradual Electronic Decelerator (GED). Children and adults at the JRC are forced to wear the GED on their bodies.
Give Military Families The Benefits They Earned And Cover Autism Therapy
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, children, families, autism, petitions )

Freya
- 75 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
DoD stall tactics deprive over 23,000 military families medical coverage for valuable autism therapy.
Autism Experts Call For Further Research Into 100 Year Old Drug That Could Hold Key to Treating Condition
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, San Diego, disorder, Suramin, purines, 100 year old drug )

Sheryl
- 314 days ago - independent.co.uk
San Diego team hypothesise the disorder could be caused by the bodys cells are permanently primed for a viral attack impeding normal cellular activity. Suramin works by protecting cells from compounds which trigger this response, known as purines.
Amazing Things Happen!   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: film, autism, awareness, understanding, teachers, parents, children, helpful )

Sheryl
- 324 days ago - youtube.com
Introduction to autism that aims to raise awareness among young non-autistic audiences to stimulate understanding and acceptance in future generations. It is intended to be viewed discussed and shared widely by anyone but especially teachers and parents.
9 Truths You Don't Know About People With Autism But Should
Health & Wellness  (tags: Autism, autism spectrum, brain, differently wired, humans, society )

Evelyn
- 381 days ago - thebetterindia.com
Autism is not a disease. It's a differently wired brain. "Do not fear people with Autism, embrace them. Do not spite people with Autism, unite them. Do not deny people with Autism, accept them, for then their abilities will shine." Paul Isaacs
To Allow Organ Transplants for People With Down Syndrome!! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, autism, downs syndrome, transplant )

Barb
- 612 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is a human right issue to deny people with Down Syndrome fair medical practices!
Help My Son Get the Autism Care He Needs. Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, autism, healthcare )

Elaine
- 770 days ago - change.org
Mathew needs very complex care, which is currently not being met. please sign, his chances of recovery will diminish
Autism Assistance Dog Refuses to Leave Little BoyâEUR(TM)s Side While HeâEUR(TM)s in the Hospital
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, autistic boy, assistance dog, special relationship )

Barb
- 784 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
For the past two and a half years, Mahe, from The Assistance Dogs New Zealand Trust, has never left JamesâEUR(TM)s side. She helps to keep him calm and feel safe when the world around him doesnâEUR(TM)t seem to make sense.
Rethinking Autism Through the Prism of Neurodiversity
Health & Wellness  (tags: Neurodiversity, autism, Steve Silberman, difference )

Evelyn
- 860 days ago - cbc.ca
Steve Silberman argues that autism should be viewed not as an epidemic, but as a different way of thinking. Today, 1 in 68 is on the autism spectrum. What caused this steep rise? Steve Silberman points to "a perfect storm of autism awareness"
CDC Scientist Admits They Destroyed Data That Showed Vaccines Caused Increased Risk of Autism in Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccine, anti vaccine, pro vaccine, autistic, autism, children, destroyed evidence )

Sheryl
- 900 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
No matter what you believe in regards to vaccines the idea of govt scientists destroying evidence about vaccines injuring children is bone chilling. Share this article with friends and family regardless of whether they are pro-vaccine or anti-vaccine.
We'Ve Called Autism a Disease for Decades. We Were Wrong.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, Mental health, autism )

Glenn
- 961 days ago - vox.com
Would you believe that I am diagnosed as autistic?
She Nails Possibly the Biggest Health Problem in This Country!   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr Stephanie Seneff, autism, agricultural system, sick, toxic food, health issues )

Sheryl
- 974 days ago - youtube.com
Dr. Stephanie Seneff starts the conversation by talking about the alarming rates of autism in this country and why she thinks the numbers are so high. Then discusses the countrys agricultural system and why that has actually made the population so sick.
Adventures in Autism
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, drugs, risks, autism )

Teresa
- 1090 days ago - adventuresinautism.blogspot.com
It is unethical to market pharmaceuticals to children. Children cannot make informed consent decisions, so it is unethical to market pharmaceuticals to children.
Q&A Recap: Ethan Egart Stands Up to Stop Deportation of 10-Year-Old Mate With Autism (SEE VIDEO - and Sign Petition)°
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Australia, deportation, appeal )

Evelyn
- 1094 days ago - smh.com.au
Ethan's deportation question steals the show: Ethan Egart from Darwin asked the Q&A panel why his 10-year-old friend with autism has to leave Australia. "If we get on well with him, why can't the government?" (See link to petition in 1st comment)
 

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