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13 min ago | Desert Exposure

Editor's Note

I got a DPT booster the other day when I visited Silver Health Care for a checkup.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps

3 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

Anti-Vaxxers' New Quack HeroBy Russell Saunders

A CDC scientist says he and his colleagues hid research regarding the MMR vaccine and autism.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Vaccinations, Mathematics, Science

7 hrs ago |

MMR Vaccine/Autism Revelation: Another "Tuskegee Experiment"?

Thus far mainstream news agencies have been eerily silent regarding a stunning revelation that has the potential to unleash a firestorm of mistrust, outrage, and litigation against regulatory agencies that have long claimed that there is no link between the MMR vaccine and autism .

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, African-American, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Sun Aug 31, 2014

'America's Most Trusted Pharmacist' writes about biggest autism story in years

On Saturday, August 30, Tulsa World posted a piece written by Suzy Cohen, RPh otherwise known as "America's Most Trusted Pharmacist " entitled, "Dear Pharmacist: Were you lied to about connection between vaccine , autism ?" Cohen wrote about how, just this month, a leading researcher at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention helped uncover ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Psychology Today

Islands of Genius: How Savants Do What they Do

"Savant syndrome" is the name for a rare but extraordinary condition in which someone with serious mental impairment displays a spectacular " island of genius " amidst his overall disability.


Related Topix: Health, Tchaikovsky, Classical, Celebrities, Dustin Hoffman

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Health Ranger launches 'A Blueprint for Safer Vaccines' - calls for...

When CDC scientist Dr. William Thompson recently confessed to scientific fraud for the purpose of hiding links between MMR vaccines and autism, members of the public were outraged.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps


Popular Myth-Busting Website Coerced by Special Interests?

Snopes, America's go-to site for vetting rumors and news, reported on the CDC whistleblower who revealed the 3.4 fold increase of autism in African American children receiving the MMR vaccine on Monday, August 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Health, Wayne State University

Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

Oliver's charity train celebrates birthday

The Asperger's Flyer, spearheaded by the Hemsworth Arts and Community College pupil, marked its first birthday at an event at Keighley and Worth Valley Railway .


Related Topix: Health

Fri Aug 29, 2014

North Coast Education Services brings the classroom home: It's Your Business

Name of Business: North Coast Education Services Address: 31300 Solon Road, Suit 1, Solon, OH 44139 Phone: 440-914-0200 Web address: Owners: Carole Richards, John Kusik Type of business: Tutoring services Number of employees: 7 full time, 300 part-time Years in business: 29 Tell us what your business does: We provide in-home ... (more)


Related Topix: Solon, OH, Health, Medicine, ADHD, Education Etc., Family, Kids, Kirtland, OH

Dr. Andrew Wakefield speaks out about CDC scientist's admission of vaccine research fraud - video

A stunning new interview with Dr. Andrew Wakefield conducted by Gary Franchi of the Next News Network has just been posted.


Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations

Country Weekly

Luke Bryan Makes 4-Year-Old Autistic Boy's Dream Come True

After the mother of a 4-year-old with Asperger syndrome wrote a heartfelt letter to local radio station WGNA in Albany, N.Y., detailing the enjoyment and confidence Luke's music gives her son, the station arranged for mother and son to tour WGNA.


Related Topix: Health, Luke Bryan, Country, Albany, NY

Easley Progress

No excuse for not vaccinating children

In 1998, the medical journal The Lancet published one of the most damaging articles in modern history - a study supposedly linking the MMR vaccine with autism spectrum disorder, or ASD.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Homeopathy, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genetics, Opinion


Vaccines and Autism

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Related Topix: Health, Social Software, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Mother accused of faking daughter's cancer has history of fundraising

A local mother faces more charges after authorities said she lied about her daughter having cancer in order to raise money.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Fort Dodge, IA, Health, Non-Profit, Atlantic, IA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Empower autistic children for the school year

How would it make you feel if a highly skilled physician or psychologist were to inform you that your child is neurologically wired similarly to such creative geniuses as Albert Einstein, Michelangelo or Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? It might surprise you to learn that Einstein, Michelangelo, and Mozart are all now considered by leading experts in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Classical, Opinion

Researcher Says CDC 'Chose to Cover Up' Data Linking...

A study published earlier this month re-analyzing data put out by the CDC in 2004, claims to have found a statistically significant association between autism and the age at which the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine is given to infant African-American boys.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Mumps, US Politics, US News


UC Davis Mind Institute Researchers Launch Study Examining Autism In Girls

Autism is far more common in boys than girls - affecting 1 in 54 boys and 1 in 252 girls - but little is known about biological differences between boys and girls with autism.


St. Petersburg Times

Scholarships give notice to kids who have siblings with autism

It was a wistful conversation prompted by a roadside Powerball billboard and his wife's altruistic notion that gave Ernie Black the idea.


Related Topix: Health, Lottery, Recreational Vehicle, Security

St. Francis

Autism Caused By MMR Vaccine says CDC Whistleblower

The link between the MMR Vaccine and Autism have long been debated in and out of court.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps, US News, Family, Kids

Sonoran News

Will Fold For Food a " SARRC's Think Aspergera s Program seeks volunteers

WHO: Volunteers needed across the Valley. WHAT: Statewide Asperger's awareness campaign needs 450,000 paper folds in 2 hours.


Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, Health