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  1. What happened to the honeymoon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | The News-Review

    ... meeting with Robert Kennedy Jr., an anti-vaccine activist pushing the thoroughly discredited idea that vaccines cause autism? We know from way back during the Republican debates that Trump himself has dabbled in this dubious territory. One could, ...

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  2. What is 'Geeks United' set up in Holywell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | IcNorthWales

    Alex Lowery from Holywell spent years coming to terms with classic autism after being diagnosed at the age of four. Now the 23 year-old, who has written a book about his life and is a Youth Patron with Ambitious About Autism, has set up a new club to help other males who need support.

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  3. The Accountant, The Girl on the Train, Revenge of the Blood Beast among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Creative Loafing

    ... - jokey, rushed, and tonally wrong. Blu-ray extras include a featurette on Affleck's character; a piece on autism; and a look at the film's stuntwork. BLAIR WITCH (2016). Arriving long after 1999's phenomenally successful The Blair Witch Project and ...

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  4. Proposed Presidential Autism-Vaccine Panel Could Help Spread DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Scientific American

    A White House panel that questions vaccine safety and attacks immunization standards set by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control - a possibility raised last week in meetings with incoming president Donald Trump - could actually lead to increased disease outbreaks. Environmental lawyer Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., who suggests inoculations are linked to autism, met last week with Trump to discuss a panel to examine what Kennedy called "vaccine safety and scientific integrity." 1 comment

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    Thursday Jan 19 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Hardwick was officially diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome, a disorder that is on the "high functioning" side of the Autism spectrum. The pastor is now sharing his journey of struggle and achievement with the rest of the world in a book titled, "I ...

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  6. Let's Get Real About AutismRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | US News & World Report

    'And let's work, too, on clarifying that autism is less a problem to fix than a way of being that the world needs to embrace.' As the mother of a young son with autism , I am livid at the notion that money and time would be spent on investigating long-debunked claims that vaccines cause autism, as would happen if President-elect Trump creates a new commission on vaccine safety headed by a prominent vaccine skeptic.

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  7. Mike Hall: Ignore vaccine hysteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Capital-Journal

    The blame for the scare is attributed to British physician Andrew Wakefield, whose "research" showed that the MMR inoculation led to an increased risk of autism, The result is an unknown number of children becoming seriously ill. Some are believed to have died because of the lack of vaccination. 1 comment

  8. Doctor causes uproar after linking vaccines' dangerous ingredients to rise in neurological diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | NewsTarget.com

    A doctor at a prestigious medical clinic drew vicious attacks from vaccine defenders after he published a blog post suggesting that toxic chemicals in vaccines might be one factor in an "epidemic" of chronic diseases, including neurological disorders such as autism. Neides' post caused an immediate backlash, with other doctors describing the article with terms like "vile" and accusing Neides of serving an anti-vaccination agenda.

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  9. Donald Trump already doing more to hammer pharmaceuticals and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | NewsTarget.com

    ... Trump's pick to head up Housing and Urban Development). He also mentioned the established link between vaccines and autism. [RELATED: What's the latest news about vaccine safety? Find out at Vaccines.news ] Now, we are finding out just how serious ...

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  10. New Speech Therapy App Offers Speech Training Activities & Games at One Place Without Hidden ChargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | PR.com

    ... facilitate speech therapy for speech delays, Articulation Apraxia, Aphasia, Phonology, Stuttering, Naming Therapy and Autism. The app provides and extensive library of word flash cards which cover a full range of sounds that children often have ...

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  11. 'Green News Report' - January 17, 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Switched

    ... Backed Industry Donors Over Regulators; Poison Fruit: Dow Chemical Wants Farmers to Keep Using a Pesticide Linked to Autism and ADHD... PLUS: US Agrees To Pay Billions To Marines Affected By Toxic Water... and much, MUCH more! ... 'Green News ...

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  12. Robert F Kennedy Jr: CDC an "edifice of fraud"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | NewsTarget.com

    ... fraud: Ten years earlier, he and his co-authors had published a study claiming there was no MMR-vaccine connection to autism. They had omitted vital data which contradicted that finding. The MMR vaccine was increasing the risk of autism. Thompson ...

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  13. From a new generation, a book on talking to the younger kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Newsday

    ... a chapter to address children who are "wired differently" - they have sensory processing issues or are on the autism spectrum. One of King's children has Asperger syndrome. "We arranged the book by common challenges," Faber says. "You can go right ...

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  14. Health Ranger exposes chemical violence of mercury vaccines: The "war on children" must be stoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | NewsTarget.com

    ... child poisoners who are pushing mercury vaccines that cause permanent neurological disorders in children (including autism in some children). I've posted a heated podcast below, where I describe mercury vaccine pushers as "medical child molesters" ... 6 comments

  15. Powerful personal storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | SILive.com

    ... right." After a number of tests, Jillian was diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorder, which falls on the autism spectrum. Lisa Crello lived in one of the borough's community group homes for adults with developmental disabilities for almost ...

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  16. Dow chemical wants farmers to keep using a pesticide linked to autism and ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | NewsTarget.com

    ... to self-defense class. Eva is 12 but her trusting smile and arching pigtails make her look younger. Diagnosed with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, Eva doesn't learn or behave like the typical 12-year-old. She struggles ...

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  17. COMMENTARY: Unfounded fears about vaccinations by TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | TheMonitor.com

    ... authoring a book supporting the widely discredited claim that thimerosal, a vaccine preservative, was responsible for autism. Kennedy even landed himself in hot water after authoring a conspiratorial article for Rolling Stone magazine and Salon.com ...

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  18. Just how safe are vaccines? Here are the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Fox News

    ... A spokesperson for Trump said only that the president-elect was "exploring the possibility of forming a committee on autism," according to The New York Times . This response may reference the proposed, but discredited link between the MMR vaccine ...

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    Tuesday Jan 17 | This is Bath

    The 22-year-old has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism, and this affects his social interaction with others. And even though the Keynsham man didn't find romance, he said he's come out of the experience brimming with confidence.

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  20. Antivaxers are collecting stories of "vaccine injury" to send to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | ScienceBlogs

    The shape of federal vaccine policy to come? I've written quite a bit about how our soon-to-be President Donald Trump has consistently expressed antivaccine views over the years, such as his oft-stated beliefs that it's a "monster" shot that causes autism and infants get "too many" vaccines "too soon." I've heard Trump supporters who are pro-vaccine pooh-pooh these statements and claim that Trump won't be doing anything about vaccine policy because it's not a priority, an observation I counter by pointing out that Trump met with two of the biggest antivaccine "icons" there are: Andrew Wakefield and, just last week, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr .

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