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By Dan Olmsted Bernard Rimland, Bobby Kennedy Jr., Andy Wakefield and now Donald Trump -- yes he does! -- represent a kind of mainstream thread of vaccine safety advocacy. The first three put themselves forward and paid a price –... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Kim Stagliano In 2009, I wrote an article for Huffington Post (back when they would let autism-centric posts run) that asked, "What if the first child has autism?" My hope was that President Obama would make a difference for... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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January 18, 2017, StatNews.com: Senators on key panel reject Trump's skepticism about vaccine Most members of a key Senate committee are rejecting President-elect Donald Trump’s skepticism about the safety of vaccines, which suggests Trump could face significant backlash in Congress... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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NOTE: Thanks to Ginger Taylor for writing this informative piece, published on GreenMedInfo. Read the full post here. Mr. Kennedy is in very safe territory by reporting that the CDC has over 20 patents that create vast, undisclosed conflicts of... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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NOTE: Congratulations to Tony Lyons and the entire team at Skyhorse Publishing. Many years ago, my agent called me and said, "We've sold your book, Kim. The publisher is called Skyhorse." I responded, "Skywho?" Today, Skyhorse is thriving under Lyons'... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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Contest time! Congratulations to Erica Daniels on the publication of her new cookbook, "Cooking with Leo," I was please to write the foreword for this terrific book. Leave a comment to enter the contest. Purchase Cooking With Leo at your... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel At the beginning of my book, The Big Autism, How and Why the Media is Lying to the American Public, I included these two quotes: “If you want to sell a lie, get the press to sell... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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This is fascinating because it's really a replay of what the media did with Kennedy's book BEFORE it was published. Pharma's minions in the press have to discredit President-elect Trump's Vaccine Safety panel BEFORE they ever get started. They have... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel Jan 15, 2017, St. Louis Post Dispatch (editorial board): Trump is flirting with disaster with choice to head vaccines panel Asking Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to lead a panel on the safety and scientific integrity of vaccines... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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From Lawrence Solomon at FinancialPost.com. With repealing Obamacare, building a wall, cutting corporate taxes and keeping jobs at home all high on Donald Trump’s agenda, the announcement Tuesday that he asked Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to consider chairing a commission... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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Ronan's been popping up in his siblings' dreams lately. He was in some of my recent dreams, too. Each of us have seen Ronan playing, interacting appropriately, looking genuinely happy and also talking. Since those dreams mirror our everyday hopes,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Dan Olmsted The world is turning right in front of us and connections we never saw coming are being remade and rewired on a daily basis. While it is too early to get either elated or dejected by current... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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NOTE: BuzzFeed interviewed both Dan Olmsted, Editor, and JB Handley, co-founder of Generation Rescue (and AOA) for this article. Trump’s potential appointment was strongly welcomed on Wednesday by many in the activist community who believe that excessive vaccination is spurring... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Ted Kuntz After years of battling for the right to informed consent with regard to vaccination I’ve come to a realization. Vaccinations are not a medical issue. Rather, vaccination is a political issue disguised as a medical issue. If... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel This is a follow-up interview with Robert Kennedy, Jr. yesterday after the announcement that he would head a vaccines safety panel for President Trump. Notice that Kennedy emphasizes the importance of safe vaccines. Already there has been... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel Seriously, I don't think there's a chemical on the market that Tara Haelle is worried about. Her comment about DEMANDING A FLU SHOT WITH MERCURY WHILE PREGNANT was the best example of a real true believer I’ve... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Louis Conte and Wayne Rohde “OH MY GOD. I CANNOT BELIEVE WE DID WHAT WE DID. BUT WE DID. DR. WILLIAM THOMPSON, CDC SENIOR SCIENTIST & WHISTLEBLOWER Much has been said about what Dr. William Thompson disclosed to Dr.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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NOTE: How did so many media outlets across the country get out such a similar response to the Trump Kennedy Vaccine Safety announcement yesterday afternoon? And why are they so horrified by a government committee on product safety? (Rhetorical) Could... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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AP Reports: Robert F. Kennedy Jr, a vocal vaccination skeptic, says President-elect Donald Trump has asked him to chair a commission on vaccine safety. Trump has also voiced doubts about vaccinations, tweeting in the past that he knew a child... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel "Time to deal with 'anti-vaccine' doctors" Jan 8, 2017, Vox.com: A Cleveland Clinic doctor spread anti-vaccine views. He's not alone among MDs By Julia Belluz The medical community needs to figure out how to deal with its... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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NOTE: This story is from The Cleveland Clinic. One of the only allopathic doctors to ever look seriously into why my 3 daughters have autism is at The Cleveland Clinic (many of you know Dr. Marvin Natowicz.) The Clinic was... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By John Stone Age of Autism is a sufficiently visited and prominent website to qualify for coverage by Google News but over the years I have come to view this stoically since my articles have a remarkable tendency to disappear,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Cathy Jameson I shared this photo (above) and short story with family and friends while we were on our Christmas vacation: At Ronan's happy place. He was so happy, so very happy. I was, too. Until he crossed the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Dan Olmsted Last week I said adieu to old acquaintances and was touched by the comments I got both on- and offline. This week it’s time to move forward into what promises to be a big year for AOA... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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By Anne Dachel January 3, 2016, Los Angeles Times: It's not just politics: 2016 was an epidemic year for fake news in science, too By Michael Hiltzik One of the watchwords of politics in 2016 was the epidemic of “fake... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at AGE OF AUTISM
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