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Best Foods for Autism

Best Foods for Autism

The sulforaphane found in five cents’ worth of broccoli sprouts is found to benefit autism in a way no drug ever has in randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

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Antidepressant Use by Pregnant Mothers Linked to Autism

Antidepressant Use by Pregnant Mothers Linked to Autism

Researchers found that antidepressant use by pregnant mothers resulted in much higher rates of autism for their children. And certain types of antidepressants were worse than others. Since the pharmaceutical industry pays for most of the ads on TV, it’s no surprise that this got very little news coverage. Watch video: More information: http://www.chrisbeatcancer.com

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Cow’s Milk Casomorphin and Autism

Opiate-like casomorphins liberated from the cow’s milk protein casein are accused of participating in the cause of such conditions as: autism, crib death, type I diabetes, postpartum psychosis, circulatory disorders, and food allergies. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Anantara’s Charity Event Funds World’s Only Elephant Therapy Project For Autistic Children

Anantara’s Charity Event Funds World’s Only Elephant Therapy Project For Autistic Children

Anantara Hotels Resorts and Spas’ annual charity event The Kings Cup Elephant Polo Tournament recently help fund The Thai Elephant Therapy Project (TETP) – a world first technique using domestic elephants in therapy sessions with autistic children in the Northern Thailand town of Lampang. The Thai Elephant Therapy Project (TETP) was created in conjunction with Chiang Mai University and the […]

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Are GMOs Promoting Autism?

Are GMOs Promoting Autism?

International bestselling author and filmmaker Jeffrey M. Smith is the executive director of the Institute for Responsible Technology  and a leading spokesperson on the health dangers of GMOs. His books include Seeds of Deception and Genetic Roulette, and his films include Hidden Dangers in Kids’ Meals, Your Milk on Drugs—Just Say No!, and a new documentary due out in early […]

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Peru bans genetically modified foods as US lags

Peru bans genetically modified foods as US lags

Genetically modified foods are foods made from genetically modified organisms. A few weeks ago, California voters turned down Proposition 37, which would have required that GMO foods be labeled as such. Chemical companies and processed-food manufacturers heavily — and successfully — backed a campaign opposing the proposition. Nationwide, GMO crops are prevalent and efforts to label GMO foods have yet […]

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Autism May be Linked to Obesity During Pregnancy

Autism May be Linked to Obesity During Pregnancy

Obesity* during pregnancy may increase chances for having a child with autism, provocative new research suggests. It’s among the first studies linking the two, and though it doesn’t prove obesity causes autism*, the authors say their results raise public health concerns because of the high level of obesity in this country. Study says women who were obese during pregnancy were […]

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Autism Epidemic: Is Foreign DNA in MMR II Vaccine Responsible?

Autism Epidemic: Is Foreign DNA in MMR II Vaccine Responsible?

The CDC’s latest report on Autism says, “More children than ever before are being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). Like the many families living with ASDs, CDC considers ASDs an important public health concern.” Autism rates have gone up by 25% in just two years. In fact, the latest CDC report marks a 78% increase since its first report […]

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Bacteria in the Gut of Autistic Children Different from Non-Autistic Children

Bacteria in the Gut of Autistic Children Different from Non-Autistic Children

The underlying reason autism is often associated with gastrointestinal problems is an unknown, but new results to be published in the online journal mBio on January 10 reveal that the guts of autistic children differ from other children in at least one important way: many children with autism harbor a type of bacteria in their guts that non-autistic children do […]

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Can Diet Help Treat Autism?

Can Diet Help Treat Autism?

Dr. Shauna Young is a believer in the words of German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer who related the three steps of truth: “First, it is ridiculed; “Second, it is vigorously opposed; “Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.” Dr. Young has been living through the first two stages of that evolution with regard to her views on how diet can affect […]

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