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Tommey, Polly

Overview
Works: 3 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 637 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Biography  Biographical films 
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Most widely held works by Polly Tommey
Vaxxed : from cover-up to catastrophe by Del Bigtree( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary alleging that the CDC, the government agency charged with protecting the health of American citizens, destroyed data on their 2004 study that showed a link between the MMR vaccine and autism
Autism : a practical guide to improving your child's quality of life by Jonathan Tommey( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jonathan and Polly Tommey's eldest son, Billy, was diagnosed with severe autism at the age of two. Today, Billy is a high-functioning teenager - thanks to the determination of his parents to discover as much as possible about autism, its causes and potential treatments. They show through their own experience how it is possible to improve the quality of life for children with autism. The book will give parents the confidence and knowledge to tackle the problems they face and find solutions, treatments and educational options that will work for their child. In his quest to help his son, Jonathan trained as a nutritional therapist and now supports many individuals with ASD at his Autism Clinic. His expertise forms an important part of this book. Contents include: getting a diagnosis; the gut-brain connection; tests and treatments; the link with toxins; diet and nutrition; health and wellbeing; coping as a family; educational approaches; choosing a school; looking to the future; and a comprehensive resource section. Practical and positive, this book provides much needed support, advice and encouragement for parents of children on the autism spectrum."--Publisher's description
Who killed Alex Spourdalakis?( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unprecedented documentary captures the events that precipitated the murder of a Chicago teen. Filmed in the months leading up to his murder, the film shows what and who actually contributed to his death. Alex's tragedy tells a story of our time: the systemic failure of the US healthcare system to treat autism as a medical disease rather than a psychiatric oddity
 
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Autism : a practical guide to improving your child's quality of life
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English (11)