Do people with autism have feelings? sometimes it’s hard to tell, but…

I bet you’ve noticed that people with autism don’t display their feelings too easily. I used to cry at the front door when Jonny went off to school and didn’t even turn back to say goodbye to me as he walked out the door to school. In fact I didn’t ..Continue Reading

Biomedical conference for autism! Practitioners, educators and caregivers welcome!

This conference is for parents, caregivers, educators, and practioners. It features some of the world’s foremost autism experts speaking on a wide range of topics featuring the latest research on the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders. It is an excellent opportunity for those seeking evidence to support the use of ..Continue Reading

Update on biomedical conference 2010

This conference is for parents, caregivers, educators, and practioners. It features some of the world’s foremost autism experts speaking on a wide range of topics featuring the latest research on the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders. It is an excellent opportunity for those seeking evidence to support the use of ..Continue Reading

The stories keep coming…

Dear Karen, Thank you very much for sharing your story with us, it sounds almost exactly how we found out about my brother. Except for, it took at least 4/5 doctors to figure out what’s wrong with him. After he suddenly stopped talking my parents thought that he had developed ..Continue Reading

More stories from our readers…

I was talking to a friend today and some things came to mind.  Many people want to know why I fight with the school district and the State.  I have earned quite a reputation as a crazy mom.  There are many people that are happy with the education that their ..Continue Reading

Sharing stories about their children!

People all over the world are sharing their stories! I love it!  Here is one from Tina Betler, just as she wrote it: “Dear Karen, I am glad you’re keeping up with everyone about your son. I have to tell you, I was really kind of happy to find out ..Continue Reading

hyperbaric therapy in the real world…

I have talked with several people who have had Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), or know of others who have had this type of therapy. This type of therapy  has been known to show promising results in the treatment of autism.  HBOT involves the breathing of pure oxygen in a hyperbaric ..Continue Reading

Neuroinflammation & Oxidative Stress: The ABC’s of Testing & Treatment

New research is focused on how oxidative stress and inflammation impacts the nervous system, resulting in some of the symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorders. This lecture reviews research about the mechanisms of oxidative stress, how it may affect the human body, and testing that is currently available to assess it in each patient. Treatment using ..Continue Reading

The Use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Children with Autism

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) has shown promising results in the treatment of autism.  HBOT involves the breathing of pure oxygen in a hyperbaric chamber – pressurized above one atmosphere absolute (ATA).  Originally utilized to treat a life-threatening condition known as the ‘bends’, in divers, its therapeutic use has expanded to ..Continue Reading

Lori Lite Focuses on Self Esteem and Stress Reducing for Kids!

January 5, 2010 Atlanta, GA. Children’s author and entrepreneur Lori Lite returns to the ABC’s “Shark Tank” reality series Friday, Jan. 8, marking her first appearance on the show since August 2009. “Shark” real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran offered a sharing interest in Lite’s up-and-coming company Stress Free Kids. This ..Continue Reading