Don’t Judge Your Child’s Progress By How Much Language They Have

Don’t measure your children’s progress by how much language they have. It takes a “typical” child almost three years to learn language, so if your child doesn’t immediately start speaking after starting medical treatments that doesn’t mean the interventions aren’t working. After you address the immune issues, you still need an intensive rehab program to catch…

Why Do Our Kids Sometimes Get Worse Before They Get Better? — antiviral and antifungal medications

Antiviral and Antifungal Medications and Die-off by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s mom www.autism-and-treatment.com My son is now recovered and an aerospace engineer.  For him, antiviral and antifungal medications were life-changing. When I first looked up the side effects of these prescription drugs, I was terrified. But I soon realized that if my son…

How to Get Through a Blood Test Without a Meltdown

www.autism-and-treatment.com  by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom When we first started biomedical treatments I wasn’t sure how to do the blood draws that were essential to diagnose the issues with my son’s immune function. If you click on this link from the Autism Research Institute (https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=18&v=TB8dgBZVLRw) you can watch a video with your…

medical treatment alone is not enough

For Autism Recovery – We Combined Medical, Behavioral and Educational Interventions

by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com It is important to remember you can’t believe all you are told about autism.  That is especially true when it comes to knowing that autism is medical and TREATABLE!  Almost all kids improve when the multiple problems with their immune systems can be corrected.  Children are…

Why do Kids with Autism Act Out and are Sometimes Aggressive

Why Do Kids With Autism Act Out And Are Sometimes Aggressive?

by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com Many of our children are extremely intelligent, even though it is sometimes hard to recognize because of their communication issues. It may look like the lights are on and nobody is home, but usually that is far from the truth. They are IN THERE and hearing every…

Why Did This Happen to Me? Guest Blog by Dr. Melinda Sharma

by Dr. Melinda Sharma www.autism-and-treatment.com A note from Marcia… Sometimes we all feel this way. It is worse when we question if it was something we did or didn’t do that caused our children’s condition. But, we can’t look back or spend our time wondering “what if.” All we can do is to keep putting…

What I Wish I Knew About Autism Right From The Start – Guest Blog by Marcia Hemstreet

by Marcia Hemstreet www.autism-and-treatment.com  And Here’s Marcia Hemstreet… There are many conflicting messages out there about autism. How do you know what to believe? I can’t answer that question, but what I can do is share what I would say to someone who is looking for advice: Autism is a complex immune system illness that has…