Thursday, February 11, 2010

What's the Reality? California, that is.

If we don't pay attention, we will miss the unfolding story of what we are being told, and where our thoughts are being guided on this journey of discovery about our children with ASD. How much is politics guiding this outpour of recent studies on Autism? What is real? I recently heard someone comment that people in Los Angeles are more prone to have back-surgery vs people in Manhattan. And, with California's evaporating economy and as budget cuts to vital services continue to rollout, a harsh reality takes hold. This Wall Street Journal article is worth reading and offers further insight on the layout of Autism in California.
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L.A. Confidential: Seeking Reasons for Autism's Rise
(February 1, 2010; by Melinda Beck)

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