Dietary Supplements for Autism

Dietary Supplements for Autism

“Dietary Supplements for Autism” Dietary supplements are commonly given to children with autism. Do they do any good? One of the most common is the omega-3 fats in the form of fish oil, based on studies like this that showed a marked reduction in omega-3 blood levels among autistic children. But maybe that’s reverse causation. …

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Medication & Dietary Supplements for Autism – Should You Use Them?

Medication & Dietary Supplements for Autism – Should You Use Them?

When kids with autism have problem behaviors, inattention, or sleep issues, many medical and educational professionals and relatives and friends recommend medication. Today, we’re talking all about medication and I’ll discuss supplements too. Hi, I’m Dr. Mary Barbera, autism mom, board certified behavior analyst, registered nurse, and the best-selling author of the Verbal Behavior Approach. …

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