Posted on November 27, 2012 by healingautismandadhd
Autism Speaks Trailblazer scientists link increases in dendritic cells with autistic regression, brain changes, repetitive behaviors and GI distress. Image courtesy of Elaine Hsiao/CalTech.
Finally some credible research that proves autism is linked to gut dysfunction. It’s the gut-brain-immune system triad that I keep going back to every time I research anything to do with treating autism bio-medically. We’ve got to heal our children’s gut in order to get the immune system and brain to function normally. They are interconnected.
Filed under: Biomedical interventions | Tagged: autism, Autism Speaks, GI dysfunction, immune response, regression | 16 Comments »