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FOX News Autism Experts Worry About DSM5 Impact on High Functioning Autistic Children, No Concern for Low Functioning Autistic C by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Wed 28 Dec 2011 8:36pm FOX News has published a report, Some Experts Worried Over Revised Autism Guidelines , in which two autism experts, Dr. Keith Ablow, a psychiatrist and Fox News contributor, and Dr. Thomas Frazier, who treats children with autism at the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, express their concerns about the possible impact of the DSM-5`s ne ... Read on »
Deborah Kotz of US News: Autism and Vaccines Is the Case Closed? by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 24 Jul 2009 12:00am By Anne Dachel Senior writer Deborah Kotz at U.S. News and World Report brought up the question that continues to dog health officials: "Autism and Vaccines: Is the Case Closed?" HERE   Kotz and U.S. News Health Editor, Dr. Bernadine Healy, have shown remarkable skepticism when it come to accepting the endless American Academy ... Read on »
At IACC Geneticist Reacts to News Autism Is 50% Environmental by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Mon 01 Aug 2011 12:00am By Katie Wright Dr. Insel begins each IACC meeting with a synopsis of the latest autism research. Insel is always right on top of the latest gene, brain, genome and brain imaging research. You know, the greatest hits of team old school autism research. Unless environmental research = old parents or depressed Moms these guys ar ... Read on »
Good News for Those with Autism by Tara Robertson Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Wed 26 Aug 2009 11:25pm *This is a guest post by Amber Hensley * Autistic children and adults, and the loved ones of those diagnosed with the disorder, have cause to celebrate: the Massachusetts General Hospital in the United States has received a $29 million grant to develop a care program for autistic adults as well as expand its services for autistic children, acc ... Read on »
Fox News On Autism and Adam Lanza: Rebecca Estepp and John Gilmore Speak Out by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Sat 01 Dec 2012 12:00am Managing Editor's Note: Thank you to EBCALA's Rebecca Estepp and Autism Action Network's John Gilmore for appearing on Fox News yesterday to discuss the Newtown shooting and Asperger's.  I would suggest to Fox News that they change their caption - parents are experts. Watch the latest video at video.insider.foxnews.com ... Read on »
Deborah Kotz of US News: Autism and Vaccines Is the Case Closed? by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 24 Jul 2009 10:03pm By Anne Dachel Senior writer Deborah Kotz at U.S. News and World Report brought up the question that continues to dog health officials: "Autism and Vaccines: Is the Case Closed?" HERE Kotz and U.S. News Health Editor, Dr. Bernadine Healy,... Read on »
Rebecca Estepp on Fox News "Autism Is an Epidemic" by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 Mar 2012 12:00am Please click Fox 5 San Diego to hear Rebecca Estepp discuss the shocking 1 in 88 autism numbers, 1 in 54 for boys.  Having a boy? Light it up blue might mean far more than just the color of your blankies and onsies.... Posted by Age of Autism at March 31, 2012 at 5:45 AM in Current Affairs ... Read on »
Autism in the News Versus Autism in Real Life by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Tue 01 May 2012 12:00am By Anne Dachel I’m often struck by the stunning contrast between how autism is reported in the news and what’s happening to ordinary people everywhere. I recently had a conversion with a friend of mine whose personal experience is a chilling example of the truth about autism. My friend works in a department of county govern ... Read on »
Autism Reality News Beat: Autism Speaks Guest Comment by Professor Valerie Hu by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 23 Apr 2010 3:33am 1 Comment In  GWU Medical Center Study Suggests Autism May Be Treatable   I commented on the press release highlighting the work of Professor Valerie Hu and her colleagues at George Washington University, who claim to have found a way to identify autism disorder using blood. Their study also discovered that drugs that affect the methylation state of gen ... Read on »
Terrific Autism News: Missing Severely Autistic Man Found Safe in Toronto by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Mon 08 Aug 2011 2:46am A  29 year old Toronto man with Autism has been found safe and sound. 680 Toronto News All News Radio reports that Gyafi Payne is described as having the "mental capacity of a five year old". He had gone missing around 7:30 pm Saturday.  Apparently he followed a local river to a golf course where he spent the night and was found the next d ... Read on »