A Dad's Journey

Father of Autistic Twins Speaks Out

Browsing Posts published in June, 2012

One of the favorite stereotypes in popular culture is the hapless dad.  We had it much better back in the ’50’s and ’60’s when dads were considered smart.  So in honor of father’s day, here’s an article about a dad support group (Dadvocate) that is fighting back against the stereotype and actually changing some of those cheap “clueless dad” cliches.  When did we become the dumb blonds of American Culture in the 1st place?

No more dumb old dad: Changing the bumbling father stereotype

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/12/living/dumb-dad-stereotype/index.html?hpt=hp_bn11

Hell, while we wait for STX209 to come to market, why not?

The Fabulous Four Fungi – Reishi, Shiitake, Maitake and Cordyceps – offer  powerful support for the immune system. These and other fungi with healing  properties specific to autism can be served on the plate or taken as  supplements. Spec ific mushrooms may affect specific emotional expressions and  behaviors. Sandra Williams, PhD, of Lost Creek Shiitake Mushroom Farm, spoke at  the 2012 AutismOne Conference on nine types of healing fungi that can help  people on the autism spectrum. In this article, she discusses the healing  properties white button, shiitake, reishi, and oyster mushrooms.
Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2012/05/31/prweb9563761.DTL#ixzz1wYfWyH5q