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  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: Gut-based Interventions

    According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) the prevalence of autism is now 1 in 68. This is a 119.4% increase over the rate of 1 in 150 that was estimated in 2000. In fact, according...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • A Mom Who Healed Autism and ADHD

    Several years ago, my youngest son was showing signs of being severely autistic and my older son had PDD (and probably more had we tested him before we began holistic healing strategies). Fast forward to today. Both...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Why Music Therapy Makes Sense

    When even our own vocal chords and bodies can become instruments, music is an almost universal experience to man that communicates and touches a deeper part of us than words can express. With its incredible appeal, moving...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Autism Spectrum Disorder is Increasing at an Alarming Rate

    Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is now being diagnosed in 1 in every 68 children, according to the most recent data (2010) from the Center for Disease Control (CDC). When the number is adjusted for gender, it’s 1...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: Current Research on the Role of Diet and Nutrition

    The incidence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) in the United States continues to skyrocket, and is currently estimated to be 1 in 88 American children (and 1 in 54 boys). While the cause has still not been...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • How to Augment the Immune System in response to childhood vaccinations

    History of Vaccines The vaccine controversy has been a source of heated debate amongst the natural and traditional medical and parenting communities for many years. Many don’t understand what a vaccine is or how it works, let...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Addressing Underlying Medical Conditions in Autism

    By Dr. Deb Bossio   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention currently estimate that 1 in 110 children in the United States are diagnosed with autism. In 1990, the figure was 1 in 2,000. While the...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Special Diets and Autism: Is There a Benefit?

    On a recent episode of the popular “Dr Oz Show,” which was devoted to autism, Mehmet Oz asked his panel of physicians if a gluten and casein free diet really helped. Before the panelists could respond, there...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Autism Spectrum Disorder: A New Model Offering Hope for Recovery

    Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is an increasingly common disorder characterized by impairment in social interaction and communication, as well as restricted repetitive and stereotyped behavior patterns. The older model of ASD confines it to a brain disorder...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Integrative Manual Therapy and Nutritional Wellness for Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Introduction: Is recovery from Autism possible? This is a common question in many parents’ minds today, along with: what will it take? Autism is a spectrum that includes many different disorders involving behavioral, learning, and socialization deficits....

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Music: A Window into the World of Autism

    What do parents do when their two year-old child is quiet, does not point to things and sits like a stone in his car seat? When two musician parents were faced with this situation, music became the...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Autism and Allergies, What’s the Link?

    In 1943, Austrian psychiatrist Leo Kanner was first to describe autism. His article “Autistic Disturbances of Affective“ described 11 children who had an apparently rare syndrome of extreme autistic aloneness. Today, that number has risen dramatically to...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Supplements and Therapies for Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Autism. It’s growing and growing. In October 2009, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics published a study saying that 1 in 58 boys, and 1 in 91 of all children are on the autism...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Autism: Connecting Through CranioSacral Therapy – By Karen Elizabeth Rowan, LMT, CST

    There are a number of health modalities available today that can support a child, teen or an adult that has been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. In addition to traditional medicine, the field of complimentary medicine...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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