AUTISM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AUTISM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Scott D. Pierce: NOVA special: Vaccinate or you risk the lives of children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58374068-223/autism-child-parents-lives.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58374068-223/autism-child-parents-lives.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: NOVA special: Vaccinate or you risk the lives of children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T09:11:03.318-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 09:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">About 10 percent of American children are not immunized, and PBS’ NOVA makes one thing clear — their parents are not only endangering their children’s lives, but the lives of others. And for almost no reason whatsoever. There is, for example, absolutely no evidence that vaccinations cause autism. “Those who choose not to vaccinate their children are making a bad and misinformed choice that puts not only their children at risk, but those with whom their children come in contact at risk,” said Dr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58374068@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:11:03 MDT Being an entrepreneur is answer for some with autism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292268-79/says-cottle-autistic-autism.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292268-79/says-cottle-autistic-autism.html.csp">Being an entrepreneur is answer for some with autism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T12:19:27.103-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 12:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • When Matt Cottle asked his boss to let him work in the supermarket’s bakery, she told him he’d never do anything more than collect grocery carts. After six years of bagging groceries and pushing carts, Cottle wanted more. He had already learned how to do some baking. Cottle is autistic. And today he’s an entrepreneur, the owner of Stuttering King Bakery, turning out batches of cookies, brownies and scones for cafes and businesses and groups that need catering. “I was like, OK, I am de...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582922682014-08-23T12:19:27.103-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T12:19:27.103-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292268@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:19:27 MDT Autistic business owners capitalize on strengths http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292269-79/autistic-business-autism-based.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292269-79/autistic-business-autism-based.html.csp">Autistic business owners capitalize on strengths</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T12:21:39.66-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 12:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A growing movement to find work for autistic people is helping some start their own businesses. Work requiring an attention to detail and with repetitive tasks is ideal for an autistic person who wants to start a business, says Gregg Ireland, co-founder of Extraordinary Ventures, a Chapel Hill, North Carolina-based organization that creates jobs for the autistic. Ireland’s son Vinnie, who is autistic, has a business doing yard work and landscaping. One in 68 people have some form of a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582922692014-08-23T12:21:39.66-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T12:21:39.66-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292269@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:21:39 MDT Small businesses: Entrepreneurship the answer for some with autism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301213-79/autistic-autism-cottle-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301213-79/autistic-autism-cottle-says.html.csp">Small businesses: Entrepreneurship the answer for some with autism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joyce M. Rosenberg</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T14:22:58.992-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 02:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Matt Cottle asked his boss to let him work in the supermarket’s bakery, she told him he’d never do anything more than collect grocery carts. After six years of bagging groceries and pushing carts, Cottle wanted more. He had already learned how to do some baking. Cottle is autistic. And today he’s an entrepreneur, the owner of Stuttering King Bakery, turning out batches of cookies, brownies and scones for cafes and businesses and groups that need catering. “I was like, OK, I am destined to d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583012132014-08-15T14:22:58.992-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T14:22:58.992-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301213@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:22:58 MDT