A great article in WIRED magazine about Amanda Baggs. You may remember the media storm that followed Amanda's video on You Tube in 2007 in which she opened the video standing in front of her window going thru her repetitive behaviors. She continues to do a tremendous job of letting us know what goes on inside the mind of someone with autism.
The National Autistic Society of Scotland spoke with 175 autistic adults and their families. Many of those affected admitted that they face a miserable daily reality leaving them feeling terribly isolated and sadly, ignored.
A series of articles will be completed soon on adolescents suffering from Low Functioning Autism, otherwise known as LFA. This in an effort to strike a balance as there is far more information published for High Functioning Autism, than Low.
The inventor of a "Miracle" device is currently a Federal Fugitive. Inventor William Nelson created a device that he claims can assist the body to heal itself by sending electric signals to cells that carry negative energy. Nelson, indicted on Federal charges of fraud has fled the country.