October 2012 | Issue #9
Autism – The Enemy At The Gate
A personal look at autism, its effects, prevention, treatments and public policies.
“How the Grinch Stole Thanksgiving” by Anne Vuxton
All holidays are not magical. And everyone’s mother is not Martha Stewart. What happens when a well-intentioned mother dreams of creating the perfect Thanksgiving? Mishaps, mistakes, and misgivings! How each family member handles the problems is insightful and humorous. No perfect families anywhere, but some Thanksgivings are more memorable than others!
The Medicine of Autism – Interview with Dr. Linda Nathanson-Lippitt
Dr Linda Nathanson-Lipitt of Children’s Habilitation Center in Atlanta, has kindly agreed to talk to our magazine about autism, its causes and treatments. The interview took place between Michael Shengaout and Dr. Nathanson-Lipitton August 23, 2012.
Autism and Public Policies – Interview with Stewart Spielman
Out guest is Stuart Spielman, a counsel with Autism Speaks. He is actively involved with their effort to promote policies related to autism. He kindly agreed to talk to our magazine on October 1st, 2012.