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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


Autism and vaccine study results questioned

A study published earlier this month on an alleged link between vaccines and autism has been removed from the public domain pending further investigation, according to Translational Neurodegeneration .


Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations

Wed Aug 27, 2014

What's Next for Autism and the CDC

"My name is William Thompson. I am a Senior Scientist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention where I have worked since 1998."


Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids, US News, Dan Burton, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

CBS Local

NightSide - Jesse Saperstein Talks About Asperger's Syndrome

Jesse Saperstein is an author, motivational speaker, and an anti-bullying advocate.


Related Topix: Health

Psychology Today

On the Physics of Absorbing Unexpected Blows

When I was still blissfully unaware that my family was teetering on the edge of the abyss, I heard the word "Asperger's" for the first time.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy, Parenting

Scientific journal censors Brian Hooker's analysis of CDC vaccine...

Yet another astonishing development has taken place that demonstrates the extraordinary degree of scientific censorship being pursued to bury the story about scientific fraud at the CDC .


Related Topix: Health

Davis Enterprise

Name Droppers: UC researchers publish book on mental disorders

The disorders reviewed in the book include psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, depression, autism, and ADHD; single-gene disorders such as tuberous sclerosis; fragile X syndrome and associated disorders; phenylketonuria and RASopathies; deletion syndromes such as Angelman syndrome; and muscular dystrophies.


Related Topix: UC San Francisco, Health, Medicine, ADHD, Genetics


The CDC "whistleblower" manufactroversy: Twitter parties and...

Remember yesterday how, I referenced the ever-awesome bit about the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch in Monty Python and the Holy Grail and how after pulling the pin you must count to three, no more, no less, before lobbing the grenade at thine enemies? The implication was, of course, that I was on my third post in a row about the so-called "CDC ... (more)


Related Topix: Twitter, Blog News, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Apiculture, Science, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

MMR vaccines cause 340% increased risk of autism in African American infants

Vaccines do cause autism, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been lying about this fact for years, according to newly uncovered information.


Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Congressman Posey discusses autism, vaccines and lack of CDC...

One of the last remaining patriots serving in public office is pushing for new legislation that would mandate side-by-side comparisons of autism rates in vaccinated versus unvaccinated children.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health, Representative Bill Posey, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Vaccinations, Mumps


Global prevalence of autism and other pervasive developmental disorders.

We provide a systematic review of epidemiological surveys of autistic disorder and pervasive developmental disorders worldwide.


Related Topix: Health


How Luke Bryan Made a Young Fan's Day

Everyone feels better after listening to a little Luke Bryan - just ask 4-year-old Riley from upstate New York.


Related Topix: Saratoga Springs, NY, Springs, NY, Health

Revealed: Worst child vaccination regions

Dr Samuel Katz of Duke university and co-creator of the measles vaccine talks about the terrible virus.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Federal Officials Order Medicaid To Cover Autism Services

When Yuri Maldonado's 6-year-old son was diagnosed with autism four years ago, she learned that getting him the therapy he needed from California's Medicaid plan for low-income children was going to be tough.


Related Topix: Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Medicare