iOS app Android app

Entries by David Kirby from 10/2008

Last Night's Autism Debate -- Who Will Win the Special Needs Vote?

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Politics

The media may be transfixed on "Joe the Plumber" today, but the real winner of last night's debate was autism. No single disorder has ever been so prominent in a national election.

Powell: GOP Leaders Spreading Muslim Rumors

| Posted 10.19.2008 | Politics

It seems to me that Powell blamed officials of his own party for quietly encouraging, if not actually fomenting, lies about Obama being a Muslim.

New Study: Mercury, Other Toxins May Cause Autism

| Posted 10.30.2008 | Healthy Living

A new study warns that mercury pollution and other environmental toxins have caused neurological harm -- including ADHD and autism -- in up to 1-in-10 kids in the world.