Large Study Showed Long-Term Benefits of Bone Marrow-Derived Stem Cell Transplantation...

An international study evaluated long-term outcomes from bone marrow-derived stem cell transplantation (autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation – HSCT) in 261 people with different...

The Huge Gorilla Made Best Friends With A Tiny Bush Baby,...

This story originally appeared at American Web Media. Usually, birds of a feather flock together, or at least that’s how the old saying goes. But...

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8-Year-Old Boy on the Spectrum Opens Up About One of the Things that Bothers...

People on the autism spectrum often have trouble describing what it is that makes them so anxious. It sometimes helps to have an open...

Man with ASD Died By Suicide After Helpline Responders Hung Up On Him

An inquest has gone underway after a 32-year-old man with ASD and mental health struggles died following a suicide attempt in 2017. The man,...

Mortified Teenager Cowers In Embarrassment As Mom Busts A Move On Jumbotron

We’ve all had those little moments in our teen years where our parents embarrassed us and probably got a great deal of enjoyment out...

Iodine and Hashimoto’s

Iodine is a controversial topic with regard to thyroid health, and while I discussed the dangers of high doses of iodine for Hashimoto’s in...

Extensive brain inflammation present in fibromyalgia patients, shows recent multicenter study

In both centers glial activation was found to be present at significantly higher levels in multiple brain areas in patients who had fibromyalgia than...

10 Signs Your Daughter May Have Autism

Historically, autism has been more prevalent among boys than girls, but it’s not uncommon for girls on the autism spectrum to go undiagnosed. Autism...

The Conventional, Complementary and Alternative Approach to Hashimoto’s and Thyroid Cancer

The way I see it, there are four ways you can approach a health diagnosis: The conventional medical approach: You see an M.D. that...

5 Things I Don’t Want to Hear as a Parent of a Child on...

Unwarranted parenting advice — it’s likely we’ve all given it and we’ve all gotten it. Some comments are worse than others, but as a parent...

Flying Is Hard for People on the Spectrum. This Airport Is Helping to Change...

People with autism are amazing. But a fun and relaxing family vacation at the beach may sound like a far-fetched fantasy if you have...
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My Son Has Autism and We’ve Chosen #RedInstead

April 2 was World Autism Awareness Day. We are relatively new to being “autism parents,” with our 6-year-old son only having been diagnosed last...

SECRET TRUMP ADMINISTRATION CANNABIS WAR STOKES FEARS

On Wednesday August 29th, 2018, BuzzFeed News reported that the Trump administration had tasked a multi-agency committee with pushing back against pro-cannabis legislation and messaging. The...

Prince Harry tells autistic royal fan to ‘keep making people smile’

Prince Harry had a sweet exchange with an autistic royal fan from Canada during a walkabout in Toronto last week. The fifth-in-line told Dylan Atack...

Young Model with Asperger’s Speaks Up to Empower People on the Spectrum

Melissa Koole figured out when she was about 10 years old that she wasn’t quite...

‘Start Here’: New Kavanaugh allegation, UN General Assembly begins and O’Rourke debates Cruz in Texas. What you need to know to start your day.

It's Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Here's what you need to start your day: 1. Ford agrees...

Two Teachers Fired For Appalling Treatment of 12-Year-Old Autistic Boy

When 12-year-old Camden Davis began getting increasingly aggressive at home and wetting the bed, his...

New York Rangers’ Newest Teammate a Bark Above the Rest

One of the Rangers' more popular pick-ups this offseason has unique puck-handling skills. A 7-month-old yellow...

What 4 Specific Body Fat Percentage Ranges Look Like on Men

There are a lot of numbers to consider in your training targets: reps, sets, miles,...

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Mom with Terminal Breast Cancer Is Told She Can’t Take Son...

36-year-old Angela Rose was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer over a year ago and told she likely had only one to two years left...

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Ben Gretchko – Graduating with Autism Ben just successfully finished his...

One year ago Ben Gretchko, a young man with autism, gave an inspiring speech at his high school commencement ceremony. A raw video of this...

Triggers for Anxiety on the Autism Spectrum

Anxiety is a frequent co-occurring (comorbid) problem for children and youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Although prevalence rates vary from 11% to 84%, most...

Peptic Ulcer. Chronic Inflammation?

Abstract Go to: Purpose The correlation of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) with peptic ulcer disease (PUD) is unclear. We therefore conducted a cohort study to investigate whether FMS...

DEA moves some CBD medicines off Schedule 1, a limited expansion...

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has taken some cannabidiol off the most restrictive class of controlled substances, a move that allows the sale of...