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  1. Faith in Taranaki: We are not better than 'them'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    David was not very socially competent, he had obsessions regarding cleanliness and would often scrub his hands to rawness to get the last of those germs. David would obsess about some subjects and couldn't resolve some questions in his head, he would ask the same question of me every day and we would process the same territory and reach the same conclusions and the next day we would start all over.

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  2. The Tree of ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2010 | Discover

    ... meaning that new ones have to take their place. As an example of a bad idea, take the theory that "vaccines cause autism". This hypothesis is, in itself, impossible to test: it's too vague. Which vaccines? How do they cause autism? What kind of ...

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  3. More toxic than fluorine, deadly MERCURY secretly invades and damages your body and brainRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... this cumulative exposure to the most toxic non-radio active metal known to mankind is in fact the major cause of autism spectrum disorder Still, the highly corrupt EPA warns us all to "minimize your exposure" to mercury. Really? How do we do that, ...

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  4. Why 50 red clay crabs hidden at iconic landmarks across the North...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chronicle Live

    Latimer's Seafood restaurant in Whitburn has announced the #RewardforClaude photography competition, inspired by Sophie Gray who suffers from Asperger Syndrome - a form of autism Inspired by clay model maker Sophie Gray, a North East seafood restaurant came up with a unique campaign to raise awareness about autism and related conditions. During the summer Sophie, who was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome, a form of autism, when she was 13 and now works at Latimer's Seafood based in Whitburn, South Tyneside , made 50 crabs which she hid at secret hideaways along the region's coast.

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  5. Thom Barker: It's not the turkey, the yogurt or the vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Telegram

    ... but conflating correlation with causation, gets us into all kinds of trouble. Take the example of vaccinations and autism. Sometime after vaccinations for childhood diseases became the norm, there was a corresponding increase in the number of ...

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  6. Rutherford Society's 2019 Kick-Off Was Saturday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    The 2019 Rutherford Society Capital Campaign Kick-Off was held Saturday night at the Stones River Country Club. British autistic musical savant Derek Paravicini will offer a piano concert at the Embassy Suites on Saturday evening, January 19, 2019.

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  7. Doctors: You cannot get the flu from the flu shotRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... believed that the flu shot caused the flu. "There's pretty good evidence that the flu vaccine does not cause autism," said Dr. Thomas Huffer, Pediatrician, HSHS St. Vincent Children's Hospital. We're coming off a deadly flu season. Last year, more ...

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  8. Review of Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's AutismRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Foreword

    The unequivocal title of his third book tells you that Peter J. Hotez isn't pulling any punches. As a Baylor College of Medicine vaccine scientist and the father of an adult daughter with autism, he's heavily invested in the fight against the anti-vaccination trend.

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  9. More than half of parents believe myth about flu shot, survey finds Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Fox 23

    ... survey results also revealed parents question the safety of the flu shots. About 28 percent believe that it can cause autism. "After extensive studies, we know that the flu vaccine is safe," Moorjani said. "You cannot get autism from the flu ...

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  10. Arizona cancelled a vaccine education program after complaints from anti-vaxx parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... iefs and safety concerns, according to the US National Library of Medicine . Some believe that vaccines could lead to autism . Not vaccinating children could put them at risk of contractracting other diseases.

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  11. That list that starts 'There is no science that shows vaccines may...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | I Speak of Dreams

    ... two-phase study evaluating the relationship between Thimerosal-containing vaccine administration and the risk for an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis in the United States. Transl Neurodegener. 2013 Dec 19;2(1):25. doi: 10.1186/2047-9158-2-25. ...

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  12. The health detectives on the trail of measles outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Economist

    ... a now-discredited study by Andrew Wakefield, a doctor who was later struck off, linked one common measles vaccine to autism, scaring parents off immunising their children. A newer problem is the low take-up of vaccination among immigrants (see ...

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  13. As flu season begins, parents still skeptical about effectiveness of vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... vaccine's safety, as well. 30 percent think that the flu shot is a conspiracy, while 28 percent believe it can cause autism. "After extensive studies, we know that the flu vaccine is safe," said Moorjani. "You cannot get autism from the flu vaccine. ...

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  14. Mother says CBD oil is saving her daughter's life: - We were exhausting all our options'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Madison Bowcock, 16, has been diagnosed with Autism and Attention Deficit Disorder. Her mother, Becky Wagers, says Madison has extreme lows and highs.

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  15. Are kids ready for kindergarten?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Smithfield Times

    ... She added that additional support will be provided as needed. The VKRP tests aren't intended to screen for autism, attention deficit disorder nor attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The VKRP's pilot study was conducted in ...

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  16. Flu Shot Fact CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... your body, sees it as foreign and builds up anti-bodies to it. A lot of people also believe the flu vaccine causes autism. "Thee is no link between the flu shot or any vaccines for that matter with autism. Some people will quote is the mercury in ...

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  17. Studies show that ordinary household dust may be the reason why you're fat and sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | NewsTarget.com

    ... flame retardants and other similar dust chemicals as playing a major role in obesity and cancer, as well as asthma, autism, and other health conditions that have skyrocketed over the past several decades. The best ways to minimize the negative ...

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  18. Nation's Most-Comprehensive Autism Conference Welcomes Robert F....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    AutismOne, the nation's largest and most-comprehensive annual autism conference announced today that it will host the proceedings of the 4th Annual International HPV Vaccine Education Symposium. Presenters from... AutismOne, the nation's largest and most-comprehensive annual autism conference announced today that it will host the proceedings of the 4th Annual International HPV Vaccine Education Symposium.

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  19. Disgraced doctor behind vaccine autism fears wins annual award for bad scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Daily Mail

    ... was banned from practising as a doctor in the UK after his research into an alleged link between the MMR jab and autism was found to be inaccurate and biased The Skeptic tweeted when it announced Wakefield's award: 'Anti-vaccination activity has ...

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  20. Columns | Constable: Why hail medical advances when we don't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Daily Herald

    Even though an infamous study that linked vaccines to autism was refuted, retracted and led to the revocation of the researcher's medical license, the number of parents who refuse to vaccinate their babies rose last year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a flu shot reduces a pregnant woman's chance of being hospitalized with the flu by 40 percent and also protects the baby for months after birth.

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