ERIC Number: EJ524436
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Brief Report: Alternative Approaches to the Development of Effective Treatments for Autism.
Rimland, Bernard; Baker, Sidney M.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v26 n2 p237-41 Apr 1996
The most widely used "alternative" biomedical treatments for autism are reviewed, including: nutritional supplements, especially megadose vitamin B6 and magnesium; treatment of food allergies and intolerances; treatment of microbial infections; and treatment of immune system dysfunction. The Defeat Autism Now! project is briefly described. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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