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Autumn’s Challenge: Struggling with Transitions

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October 1, 2020 Let’s talk transitions. We are struggling here with transitions at the moment. I have always found the transition from summer to autumn has a melancholic edge. I think this is exacerbated by being in education–it always coincides … Continue reading

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On Playing Special-Needs Parenting Chess

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September 25, 2020 Parenting children with special needs or complex medical needs can be like a chess game. As I put on makeup, preparing to take my son to a new doctor, I remember so many times when I put … Continue reading

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Towards a New Conversation

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September 17, 2020 When I was studying architecture in the 1980s, the treatises and manifestos of famous architects were required reading. One of the most popular was a collection of essays called Towards a New Architecture, written by French architect … Continue reading

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Autism and Aggression: Why Loving Parents Sometimes Need to Call 911

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You’ve probably seen the story floating around in your newsfeed about the 13-year-old boy with autism who, in the midst of a mental health crisis, was shot as he ran away by the police who had been called in to … Continue reading

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To Mask or Not to Mask: Declaring a Truce

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June 29, 2020 Like today’s guest blogger, Dr. Cammy Benton, we at TMR have noticed an increasingly hostile face off between those who deeply believe that face masks are a universal good and those who don’t. We don’t feel the hostility … Continue reading

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Pregnancy and Infant Loss: 5 Things You Didn’t Know about Infant Loss, SIDS, and Injections

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October 15, 2019 Pregnancy is a time when you are faced with many decisions. You desperately want your child to be born healthy and beaming with life. Yet, during pregnancy you are bombarded with birth horror stories,  videos of coughing … Continue reading

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The Real Reason for Vaccine Mandates

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September 11, 2019 The argument made for denying a public education to children who are unvaccinated or selectively vaccinated is the risk they pose to the immune-compromised who can’t be vaccinated. It’s a heart-warming story motivated out of compassion for … Continue reading

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Can We Make Curiosity Safe Again?

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August 30, 2019 “The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.” ― Albert Einstein Remember when there were no stupid questions? I miss those days. Once upon a time, questions were welcomed, even … Continue reading

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Vaccine Policies I’d Like to See

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July 5, 2019 In light of the recent increased political participation required of those of us who wish to retain the right to informed consent over what happens to our bodies and that of our children, we’re expressing our patriotism … Continue reading

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Canadian Father Respectfully Requests the End of “Anti-Vaccine”

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May 31, 2019 Ted Kuntz, father of a vaccine-injured child who is now deceased, recently shared his correspondence with the Canadian Broadcast Corporation. It was so good that we thought it deserved a wider audience. As many of you are … Continue reading

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