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The autism book : what every parent needs to know about early detection, treatment, recovery, and prevention / Robert W. Sears.

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Location: Fennell STACKS RJ506 .A9 S425 2010
Barcode: 30731101094526
Status: Checked out
Due date: 12/10/2020

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  • ISBN: 9780316042802 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0316042803 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xv, 398 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown, 2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-380) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Diagnosing autism. Symptoms and early detection ; Pediatrician screening ; Referral to specialists for full assessment and diagnosis -- Causes of autism. What causes autism? : mainstream and biomedical theories ; Testing to evaluate all possible causes -- Treating autism. Behavioral, developmental, and educational therapies ; Prescription medications for autistic symptoms ; An overview of the biomedical approach ; Diet changes ; Vitamin and nutritional supplements ; Treating yeast and bacterial infections ; More advanced treatment options ; Treating associated medical problems ; Putting it all together : Dr. Bob's ten-step program ; Five stories from my practice -- Preventing autism. Prevention for your future children -- Recovery.
Subject: Autism in children > Popular works.