Thimerosal causes autism This is one of the agents that contains mercury that some think may be linked to autism. But, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says that there is no known link between autism and thimersol. The reason people may believe this is that it has been used as a preservative in foods… Continue reading Does Thimerosal cause autism?
Autism is a scary disease for parents. Consider the cycle of life, at least from a psychosocial perspective. Parents want to see their children grow up, get married and have a successful career. They probably want grandchildren too at some point. Autism can stop all of that. So people look for causes. Mercury in the… Continue reading Does mercury cause autism?
It would seem that the protagonist of the book “Loser” by Jerry Spinelli is about a young man who is high functioning on the autism scale. Although the book never says so outright, many people have thought that the character had to be. He is oblivious to the world around him most of the time… Continue reading Is Donald Zinkoff autistic?
On a night a few years ago when George Zimmerman’s name was only known to a few family and friends, he had a relatively peaceful life. Then he killed someone. Even though it seems that he did it in self-defense, it does appear that there was sufficient evidence that he acted rashly to provide suspicion.… Continue reading Is George Zimmerman autistic?
Does Zac Efron have autism Some people just come into the limelight when they are young. Think of Shirley Temple as an example. She was a great little actress, at the tender age of three. She grew up on stage. The same can be said of Zac Efron to an extent. He first appeared in “High School… Continue reading Is Zac Efron autistic?
People who act just plain weird when they are in public or as characters in a show get the label of autism and most likely Asperger’s. Zach Galifinakis is an actor who has played some very strange characters, but the actor himself does not seem to be on the autism register. His character in “Bachelor… Continue reading Is Zach Galifianakis autistic?
“Bones” the long running TV show on the Fox network, has a few characters that people think have a form of autism called Asperger’s Syndrome. Bones herself is one of them and the character Zack Addy is another. It seems that he is actually more sociopathic than autistic though. There are reasons to think that… Continue reading Is Zack Addy autistic?
Does Zack Greinke have autism American baseball player Zack Greinke is an enigma wrapped around a riddle. He began his major league baseball career with the Kansas City Royals and asked to leave the team for an indeterminate amount of time at one point. It was discovered that he had social anxiety disorder and that he was… Continue reading Is Zack Greinke autistic?
Although he plays an autistic child, Yun Joon Suk, has said that he is not autistic. It would be difficult for someone with the level of the disease that Suk supposedly has to act in any capacity, so the actor had to take on the traits of someone who is autistic and make the disease… Continue reading Is Yun Joon Suk really autistic?
“Breaking Bad” became one of those shows that is iconic long before the show runs its course. The main reason for this is that people had never seen anything like it before. Also, the show’s managers were smart to end its run while it remained immensely popular. Walter, Jr. is the son of the main… Continue reading Is Walter Jr autistic in real life?