I have been admiring this young woman’s work to stop climate change for several months now. Only yesterday did I learn that she was autistic. Here are her words of wisdom to the British Parliament: 1,768 more words
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APRIL IS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH
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As a speaker of English, Italian, French and Russian, the fact that my daughter did not have speech was a constant source of despair…Yes, I still find myself hoping that one day my daughter will speak to me and tell me all about what it’s like be autistic, but for now, I can wait.
(Writers note: This was written before Dr. Grandin thanks to my cousin Tara, got a hold of my book “Through Autistic Eyes”, so this April, I felt it only apropos to re-post my earlier post in The Superblog’s life, for Dr. 521 more words
I never had the ambition to become a secretary or administrative assistant. I quite liked community pharmacy to be honest. But I do more paperwork now as a “stay home mum/carer” than I ever did in pharmacy – and I used to do the end of month claims back in the day! 1,006 more words
by Jeremy D. Bailoo, PhD
TL:DR Get vaccinated, do not spread misinformation, educate and confront your fears!
Twenty five years ago, Andrew Wakefield published a series of fabricated studies, in the end claiming that the MMR vaccine causes autism–and with a personal gain of (~674,000 USD). 641 more words