Nonverbal Autistic teen Carly Fleischmann, a nonverbal autistic teen, was prevented from speaking on American Airlines. A flight attendant insisted that Carly put her iPad away, in a place that she couldn’t reach. Carly is a completely nonverbal autistic teen, and uses her iPad to communicate. Carly does a lot of traveling, and this . . . → Read More: Nonverbal Autistic Teen Prevented From Speaking on American Airlines
A new study published in PLoS ONE gives hope for families caring for an autistic adult or child. A new Autism study on gene defect may lead to a treatment. Scientists had already determined that this defective gene was present in autistic children. They needed to do more research to confirm, and to see . . . → Read More: New Autism Study On Gene Defect May Lead To Treatment
I read about this, and was shocked. Paul Corby, age 23, was denied heart transplant because he’s autistic. I read about it on Strollerby, and am still trying to figure out how this can happen. Other than being autistic, and having heart problems, he is healthy. Seems a little strange to say that. Of . . . → Read More: Autistic Man Denied Heart Transplant Because He’s Autistic
I wanted to update my Jordan Knight interview article from yesterday, Singer Jordan Knight and Talking About Autism. I was surprised that Jordan Knight didn’t know anything about Autism. Ten years ago, Autism wasn’t talked about that much. Now, I thought Autism Awareness was at the point that everyone had a little . . . → Read More: Educating Jordan Knight About Autism Children
This Jordan Knight post actually starts over on my Carolina Mom Blogger blog. I talk about the Old Navy Funnovation Nation party with singer Jordan Knight. I have different pictures and videos posted over there. I also have part of my interview with Jordan Knight posted on my other blog. For this . . . → Read More: Singer Jordan Knight and Talking about Autism
This Saturday, Jordan Knight will be at the Old Nay Funnovation Nation Party in Wilimington, NC. I will be there with my family, covering it for both of my blogs. I’m excited and nervous about this. I have the opportunity to interview Jordan Knight. It’s not definite yet, so I’m keeping my fingers crossed.
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“As soon as I hear about this shooting, I knew who it was. I knew it was a young, white male, probably from an affluent neighborhood, disconnected from society — it happens time and time again. Most of it has to do with mental health; you have these people that are somewhere, I believe, . . . → Read More: Should Joe Scarborough Apologize for Autism Comment?
It’s not OK to kill your child – even if he has autism – OC Moms – The Orange County Register.
I’ve written about this before, and I can’t believe I am doing it again. When is it alright to kill your child? Because he’s autistic? NO!!!! It’s never alright. Autism is not . . . → Read More: It’s not OK to kill your child – even if he has autism – OC Moms – The Orange County Register