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Bryce, Emma. “How does the thyroid manage metabolism?” TedEd, Mar. 2015, https://www.ted.com/talks/emma_bryce_how_does_the_thyroid_manage_your_metabolism?utm_campaign=tedspread&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=tedcomshare.
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Grandin, Temple. “The World Needs All Kinds of Minds.” Ted, Ted, Feb. 2010, http://www.ted.com/talks/temple_grandin_the_world_needs_all_kinds_of_minds?utm_campaign=tedspread&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=tedcomshare.
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“Older People Projected to Outnumber for First Time in US History” U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2018/cb18-41-population-projections.html. Published 13 Mar. 2018.
“Autism Wooden Tile Images” The Blue Diamond Gallery.http://www.thebluediamondgallery.com/wooden-tile/images/autism.jpg
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