Category Archives for Autism

Does rise in autism herald human extinction?

Well this is certainly provocative: Should autism be considered a canary bird telling that Homo sapiens may be on its way to extinction? There has been a dramatic enhancement of the reported incidence

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The promise of N-acetylcysteine in neuropsychiatry

The promise of N-acetylcysteine in neuropsychiatry Berk M, Malhi GS, Gray LJ, Dean OM.SourceSchool of Medicine, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia. [email protected] AbstractN-Acetylcysteine

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N-acetylcysteine for treatment of autism, a case report.

N-acetylcysteine for treatment of autism, a case report. There are a limited number of Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved medications for the treatment of autism. Meanwhile, oxidative stress and

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Alternative autism treatments

A Review of Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders Abstract Given the severe and chronic problems associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and the limitations of

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The autism epidemic: Is diagnostic substitution the story?

http://deevybee.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/autism-epidemic-and-diagnostic.html Quote: It is becoming clear that changing diagnostic criteria, increased awareness of ASD, and strategic use of diagnosis to gain

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N-Acetylcysteine for Autism?

A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial of Oral N-Acetylcysteine in Children with Autism. Hardan AY, Fung LK, Libove RA, Obukhanych TV, Nair S, Herzenberg LA, Frazier TW, Tirouvanziam R. Source Department

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