Mitochondrial DNA Defects Linked to Autism

Mitochondrial Autism

Mitochondrial Disease Autism The journal PLOS Genetics published a new study conducted by Cornell University in which researchers confirms the link between some forms of mitochondrial disease autism in DNA. The mitochondrial DNA autism study builds on previous scholarship linking mitochondrial functions with autism spectrum disorder by providing a larger sample size. Researchers compared mitochondrial DNA, or mtDNA, …

Michigan ABLE Act 529

Michigan ABLE Act MiABLE 529 (A) Video

The MiABLE 529 (A) Michigan has now completed the set-up and launched the disability savings program called the ABLE Act or MiABLE 529 (A). The ABLE Act stands for Achieving A Better Life and allows for a federal tax-deferred savings option for disabled persons in the State of Michigan. If you have a child of family …

Organic Farming

Organic Farming

I recently watched a great video on organic farming. But it was not just about organic farming from promotional point of view, and there wasn’t an undertone that one might expect. I’m sharing this here for all autism parents to watch and it is short and consumable. There is no hidden agenda. Organic Farming What …

ABA Frustrations

ABA Therapy

Today I am frustrated with ABA. More so I’m frustrated with how the services are just a business anymore. Let me explain how applied behavior analysis autism is becoming more of a profit-driven business model with our kids and families getting the shaft. Applied Behavior Analysis Autism As many autism parents know ABA (applied behavior …

Autism Sleep Aids

Autism Sleep Aid

I’m writing this towards the end of a bad day. So yes, it’ll be biased and mostly negative however, it is in attempt to share what is going on in a typical day of an Autism Dad, a fragment of a day at least. Let’s you into why we get this way and how the …

NF1 linked to autism symptoms

NF1 Neurofibromin

The genetics surrounding a possible autism link has been the focus of many researchers’ investigations. MIT scientists recently reversed symptoms of autism through gene editing, and now researchers have isolated another gene linked to autism, according to a paper published in the journalJAMA Psychiatry. The scientists identified the gene in patients suffering from a rare tumor …

Autism Journey Warning

Autism Journey Warning

Your autism journey is starting now. You’ve received the autism diagnosis and are probably relieved, confused, distraught, angry or a combination of them all. Fact is that you probably thought something was going on and now have medical validation for your child. You are not crazy. What you are about to go on is an autism …

Neuron Degeneration from Mercury

Neuron Degeneration from Mercury

has There is science on how heavy metals can affect the development in the neurological systems of our bodies. Neuron degeneration from Mercury can cause adverse effects in the brain of primates. Damage from mercury can even occur in even low doses. Once common mercury amalgam fillings or the Methylmercury, a very poisonous form of mercury found in vaccines. It …

TACA as a first step

TACA Journey Guide

TACA – Talk About Curing Autism TACA stands for Talk About Curing Autism. Luckily I was introduced to them early in our journey through autism, or autismo as they call it in Mexico. The first and most important step for new parents to is believe that autism is treatable. There are many tested traditional therapies, medical interventions, and therapeutic …

Healthy Organic Soap for Detox

Bronners Organic Soap

Organic Soap for Heavy Metal Detoxification On our journey in Autism and health one of the important things we learned was how many chemicals we have in ever day products. It was truly amazing on how much toxins we are exposed to on a daily basis. Organic soap seemed to be a more healthier approach. My …