What’s a Parent to Do?
I get it. They aren't cute. They aren't cuddly. They can be rude, obnoxious, loud and very irritating. Not a picture of what makes people want to donate their hard earned money. So it seem...Continue reading
Opinion : The awful truth about trolling in the autism community
You may or may not have noticed, that my opinion writing has become less and less in the past few months. Whilst being unsure that this is the right platform to make a personal self-disclosing post I ...Continue reading
Applied Behavioural Analysis – First hand accounts
Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA), one of the first things mentioned when your child receives a diagnosis of Autism. The paediatrician may recommend it and you are sure to read glowing reports about i...Continue reading
Why has it taken so long for Autism Speaks to announce vaccines do not cause autism?
The big news last Thursday was the statement release in response to the measles outbreak in the US by Rob Ring, chief science officer of Autism Speaks, which finally stated that vaccines do not cause ...Continue reading
Using antidepressants Does not increase autism risk
New research published in the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology has proved there is little or no correlation from taking SSRI antidepressant medications during pregnancy and having a child with autism....Continue reading