Autism – mitigating a global epidemic

Chris Bateman


As autism burgeons worldwide, with the latest estimates of 1 in 50 children in the USA between 6 and 17 years old now affected,[1] parents are imploring physicians to go ‘all out’ for early diagnoses to enable highly effective and timely nutritional and behavioural intervention.

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Chris Bateman, HMPG

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Autism, Neurotoxicity

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South African Medical Journal 2013;103(5):276-278. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.6915

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Date submitted: 2013-03-29
Date published: 2013-04-22

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