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Cannabis for Autism: Stories of Hope

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March 1, 2016 Is cannabis useful in the treatment of autism? Two years ago, along with my friend AmyLou Fawell, I co-founded an organization called Mothers Advocating Medical Marijuana for Autism (MAMMA). AmyLou and I were overwhelmed by the response. … Continue reading

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You Are the Change: Moving from Fear to Faith

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(One of the — many, many — things I love about being part of TMR is the way we grow as people together. You may have noticed a subtle shift in vibe here over the last three years. That’s no … Continue reading

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Facebook Is Important!!

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AutismOne.  Chicago.  2011.   Were you there?  Were you looking forward to seeing Jenny McCarthy deliver the keynote address on Saturday?   I was.  About a thousand other people were as well. But the actress/author/sex-symbol-turned-autism-activist didn’t give a speech that day.   She … Continue reading

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Cannabis Crusader

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I am, by definition, a conservative Christian.   I love Jesus and the New Testament.  I live in Texas.  I voted in the Republican primaries.  I will attend the Republican state convention.   I was baptized in an evangelical Bible church and … Continue reading

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Thinking Out Loud: Interview with Laura Hirsch

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After reading the book The Other Side of Autism, I felt compelled to contact and interview Laura Hirsch. The book has been one of the most impactful books I’ve read in the last year, and I highly encourage our readers … Continue reading

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Anesthesia and Autism

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Tex appeared on Joni Abbott’s radio show, Homegrown Health, on November 20 to discuss anesthesia and what you need to know if your child needs to have surgery. Here is the link to the broadcast in case you missed it. … Continue reading

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Thinking Out Loud – Tex interviews Jill Rubolino about the IACC

Jill Rubolino, co-founder of Autism is Medical (AIM) talks about the upcoming IACC meeting in Maryland on October 29. What is the IACC? Who is in charge of making policy regarding our autism and our children’s health? How can we … Continue reading

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Un Amor Perdido: CDC Racist Propaganda

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The CDC has sunk to a new low in manipulative marketing practices. Yes, I know that’s hard to believe, but if you take a look at this fotonovela or Spanish language motion comic book Un Amor Perdido you will be hard put to … Continue reading

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Thinking Out Loud: Cristal Hedrick of Generation Rescue

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  Tex Interviews Cristal Hedrick of Generation Rescue When Candace McDonald, Executive Director of Generation Rescue, approached me at Autism One and said, “You have to meet Cristal Hedrick.  She has the most amazing story”. I had no idea what … Continue reading

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Thinking Out Loud – Anesthesia and Autism

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This episode of Thinking Out Loud is dedicated to Lance Joseph Seggelink. May eyes be opened to see. May ears be opened to hear. May “triggers” and “regressions” be halted. May your experience serve a purpose. Though still in its … Continue reading

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