How to Find the Right Doctor to Beat Autism?

www.autism-and-treatment.com by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom Children are recovering from autism and yet most doctors don’t even know this is possible. Finding the right doctor to treat the subset of autism our children suffer from, still remains one of our biggest challenges. Autism is complicated and results from many medical issues combined.…

Motivation is the Key to Success

Motivation Is Key To Success!

By Marcia Hinds – Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com For Ryan we used our own modified version of ABA to teach him all the things he missed when he was too ill to learn. We never kept data because that took valuable time we did not have. And it is essential to discover what your child loves…

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…

What the Heck Is the MTHFR Gene Mutation? And What Does it Have to Do With Autism?

www.autism-and-treatment.com by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom The term MTHFR (methylenetetrahydrofolate) may sounds like a “bad word,” but it isn’t.  It is just an acronym for a very important enzyme our bodies need.  The MTHFR plays an important role in the methylation cycle.  Cutting edge research has clearly linked impaired methylation problems with…

Is there a “CURE” for Autism ?

www.autism-and-treatment.com by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom What if the word “Autism” had never existed and ever increasing numbers children were showing up in schools without speech, lost in their own worlds, and having unexplained seizures?   Would we be diagnosing these children with some psychiatric “developmental disorder?”  Or would we be looking for…

All Doctors Are Not Created Equal!

by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com Finding a doctor who knows how to treat autism still remains to be one of a parent’s biggest challenges. NOT ALL DOCTORS are created equal! And finding the right one sometimes takes time. There is a shortage of doctors who know what autism really is or…

Are the Medical Interventions Helping?

By Marcia Hinds – Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com Initially, it was hard to tell which interventions were working. How can you tell if a medication is working when your child has limited verbal ability and prefers his own inner world to the one where everyone else lives? Improvements in speech take time and the results are…