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Category Archives: Autism
One Mom’s Experience: Vaccine Titers
This story was shared with me, recently, by a mother who chooses to remain anonymous, about her experience with obtaining titers for her child. In her own words…
Posted in Advocacy, Autism Prevention, Awareness Tagged diagnosis codes, flu mist, flu shot, pediatrician, reaction to a vaccine, titer, tourette's syndrome, vaccine, vaccine reaction 30 Comments
Microbiome and Autism Awareness
Today is the first day of AUTISM AWARENESS month. With epidemic numbers of children being diagnosed with Autism, I am fairly confident that many are AWARE that Autism exists. What you may not be AWARE of is the cutting edge … Continue reading
Posted in Autism, Autism Prevention Tagged arkansas, autism, autism awareness, immune, microbial ecology, microbiome, mitochondrial, richard frye 1 Comment
MITOXIC- Why Anesthesia may not be good for any of us, especially Mitochondrial disease Patients
After hearing a friend tell me the story this week of her daughter’s pre-op surgery experience at a major Children’s Hospital (ranking among the top 10 in the country), I knew that this post had been in my draft folder waaay … Continue reading
Posted in Autism, Methylation, Mitochondrial Disease, Mitoxic, Toxins, transfer Tagged adverse reaction, anesthesia, autism, children, homocysteine, ketamine, laughing gas, methionine, mito, mitochondrial, mitochondrial disease, MTHFR, nitrous oxide, propofol 4 Comments
Mommy Book Report: Nutrient Power- Heal your Biochemistry and Heal your Brain
A few weeks ago I finished reading this book: Nutrient Power- Heal Your Biochemistry and Heal Your Brain written by William Walsh PhD Earlier this year our daughter had an adverse reaction to a nutritional supplement that we were trying … Continue reading
Posted in (Mommy) Book Report, ADHD, Allergies, Autism, Genetics, Medical, Methylation Tagged ADHD, alzheimer, autism, B12, biochemistry, bipolar, folic acid, methionine, nutrient power, schizophrenia, seratonin, william walsh 4 Comments
Cancer, Autism, and Faith
A number of years ago, when we were in the thick of reactions, hospitalizations and testing, trying to figure out what was wrong with our little one, I struggled to find a church home where I could find peace, solace, … Continue reading
Where is the Mitoxic Mercury?
So since writing this post about Mercury and Mitochondrial toxicity. I have gotten quite a few comments saying, “but they took the Mercury OUT of the vaccines, so it is really not an issue”. Well yes, and no.. and mercury … Continue reading
It’s All about Energy!
In the past couple years I have learned A LOT about biochemical energy! That is… energy in the form of ATP which is the form our body uses and which is produced by our mitochondria. Being a chemist and taking … Continue reading
What is a Microbiome? And what does it have to do with AUTISM?
It was about a year ago that I read this article written by Michael Pollan about The American Gut Project and became more familiar with the term “microbiome”. I have been familiar with the concept of gastrointestinal flora for many … Continue reading
Posted in Autism, Medical, Mitochondrial Disease, Research Tagged american gut project, autism, candida, clostridia, flora, gastrointestinal, go, michael pollan, microbiome 2 Comments