Daily Archives: December 13, 2013

Autistic Behaviors and Bowel Symptoms Linked

Rigid-Compulsive Behaviors are Associated with Mixed Bowel Symptoms in Autism Spectrum Disorder. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24293040 Abstract Based on clinical experience, we hypothesized that rigid-compulsive behaviors are associated with severe constipation and co-occurring diarrhea or underwear staining in children with autism spectrum disorder. … Continue reading

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Helminths / Hot Water as Autism Treatments II

Worms and hot baths: Novel approaches to treating autism http://www.acnp.org/ Hollywood, FL (December 12, 2013) – A new study shows that two unusual treatment approaches may have beneficial effects on the symptoms of autism in children and adults with the … Continue reading

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Hot Water Baths and Autism as a Treatment

Hyperthermia and the Improvement of ASD Symptoms http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v38/n2s/full/npp2013280a.html Background: Current literature in autism spectrum disorders (ASD) supports a link between central nervous system (CNS) dysfunction,neuroinflammation and a dysregulated immune response. Our group has been interested in the association between ASD … Continue reading

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Helminth Worms show positive indicators in first Pilot Study

Trichuris Suis Ova (TSO) as an Immune-inflammatory Treatment for Repetitive Behaviors in ASD http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v38/n2s/full/npp2013280a.html Background: Inflammatory mechanisms have been implicated in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and immunomodulatory interventions, such as Trichuris Suis Ova (TSO) may be an experimental therapeutic option … Continue reading

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