In this video I explain some of the current understanding we have regarding the causes of autism, the link between the gut and brain, how we can effectively help those suffering with autism, according to the research.

Resources / References

 

Autistic disorder and gastrointestinal disease
http://journals.lww.com/co-pediatrics/Abstract/2002/10000/Autistic_disorder_and_gastrointestinal_disease.4.aspx

Malabsorption and cerebral dysfunction: A multivariate and comparative study of autistic children
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF01537742?LI=true

Gastrointestinal Microflora Studies in Late-Onset Autism
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/35/Supplement_1/S6/445849/Gastrointestinal-Microflora-Studies-in-Late-Onset

Gastrointestinal abnormalities in children with autistic disorder. – PubMed – NCBI
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10547242

Ileal-lymphoid-nodular hyperplasia, non-specific colitis, and pervasive developmental disorder in children
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(05)77837-5/abstract

Microbiota Modulate Behavioral and Physiological Abnormalities Associated with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3897394/

Elevated levels of measles antibodies in children with autism
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12849883

Decreased Brain Levels of Vitamin B12 in Aging, Autism and Schizophrenia
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0146797

The association between emotional and behavioral problems and gastrointestinal symptoms among children with high-functioning autism.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/…/PMC3…/pdf/nihms506298.pdf

Is measles vaccination a risk factor for inflammatory bowel disease?
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(95)90816-1/abstract

REP. Bill Posey Calling for an Investigation of the CDC’s MMR research fraud
https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4546421/rep-bill-posey-calling-investigation-cdcs-mmr-reasearch-fraud

Malabsorption and cerebral dysfunction: a multivariate and comparative study of autistic children
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF01537742?LI=true

Ileal-lymphoid-nodular hyperplasia, non-specific colitis, and
pervasive developmental disorder in children
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(05)77837-5/abstract

The lessons of MMR
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(04)15714-0/abstract

Is measles vaccination a risk factor for inflammatory bowel disease?
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(95)90816-1/abstract

Dysregulated Innate Immune Responses in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Their Relationship to Gastrointestinal Symptoms and Dietary Intervention
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15741748

Elevated levels of measles antibodies in children with autism
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12849883

The association between emotional and behavioral problems and gastrointestinal symptoms among children with high-functioning autism.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3980202/pdf/nihms506298.pdf

Gastrointestinal microflora studies in late-onset autism.
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/35/Supplement_1/S6/445849/Gastrointestinal-Microflora-Studies-in-Late-Onset

Microbiota Modulate Behavioral and Physiological Abnormalities Associated with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3897394/

Gastrointestinal abnormalities in children with autistic disorder
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10547242