Chelation, Quackery

Quackery Exposed: Toxin Removal System (TRS)

Toxic Removal System (TRS) is a spray form of chelation that is marketed to an array of medical issues and conditions. People are under the impression that since it is readily available, it is safer. This could not be further from the truth. . One google search and it will come up with thousands of… Continue reading Quackery Exposed: Toxin Removal System (TRS)

In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Dr Oz Launches Undercover Investigation

Dr. Oz launches an undercover investigation and speaks to a mom who helped expose the dark world of fake autism cures. CBS Detroit WWJ TV•June 23, 2020 "Very serious stuff.”  Mara Schiavocampo Reports On Dangerous Side Effects Of Ingesting Bleach. Source: https://news.yahoo.com/dr-oz-launches-undercover-investigation-180000831.html

Emma Dalmayne, In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Meet The Moms Who Went Undercover And Infiltrated A Secretive Group Advertising A Shocking And Dangerous Autism Treatment.

We take a closer look at the shocking and dangerous trend of parents giving their children bleach to drink in the hopes of curing autism.  Dr. Oz launches an undercover investigation and speaks to one of the moms who helped expose the dark world of this fake autism cure. Source: https://detroit.cbslocal.com/2020/06/23/meet-the-moms-who-went-undercover-and-infiltrated-a-secretive-group-advertising-a-shocking-and-dangerous-autism-treatment/

In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Fake Cures Exposed: Parents Are Poisoning Their Children With Bleach To Cure Autism

June 23, 2020 at 12:30 pm Filed Under:autism, Dr Oz, Fake Cures Exposed, poisoning False hopes are being peddled in the form of a shocking and dangerous autism treatment.  Dr. Oz investigates. Source: https://detroit.cbslocal.com/2020/06/23/fake-cures-exposed-parents-are-poisoning-their-children-with-bleach-to-cure-autism/

In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Dr. Oz launches an undercover investigation and speaks to a mom who helped expose the dark world of fake autism cures.

“Very serious stuff.”  Mara Schiavocampo Reports On Dangerous Side Effects Of Ingesting Bleach. Watch THE DR. OZ SHOW, weekdays at 4 p.m. on CBS 62. Source: https://detroit.cbslocal.com/2020/06/23/dr-oz-launches-an-undercover-investigation-and-speaks-to-a-mom-who-helped-expose-the-dark-world-of-fake-autism-cures/

Ableism Rebuttals, autistic culture, Disability Culture

Self Diagnosis is Valid

There is a large controversy in the autistic community. It is the validity of self diagnosis. Self diagnosis is when suspected autistic person says they are autistic but do not have an official medical diagnosis by a psychiatrist or a neuropsychologist.  Saying it is not valid is being classist, ableist, racist, sexist, etc. The autistic… Continue reading Self Diagnosis is Valid

Ableism Rebuttals, autistic culture, Deaf Culture, Disability Culture

My Experience with Antisemetism, racism and bigotry

Growing up on Long Island, NY I was privileged as far as racism/antisemitism goes. We are half Middle Eastern and half Eastern European. My parents did something right, they shielded my brothers and I from any type of systematic oppression. I grew up in a town with a high Jewish population. I went to a… Continue reading My Experience with Antisemetism, racism and bigotry

Ableism, autistic culture, Disability Culture, Discrimination, Growing up undiagnosed, Queerphobia

My Experience With Ableism, and Homophobia in the 1990's

Homophobia is rampant. It has gotten better but there is more work to be done. Back in 1994, I experienced homophobia even though I had no idea what it was or what homosexuality was. This was before I knew I was part of the LGBTQ+ community. Backstory I went to a middle school dance in… Continue reading My Experience With Ableism, and Homophobia in the 1990's