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well, there may be something there, but for the time being, it’s just something to follow.  First of all, you need to get extremely high doses of  sulphoraphane into your child.  And for those who had a positive effect, it went away after a month.  Still, the idea of stressing the body (akin to a high fever) may lead to something…


another claim that someone has identified “the smoking gun” that is causing autism.  If it were only that easy.  Who knows, maybe it is, but I don’t think this is it.

Kate Seamons

  • Chemist claims she reversed daughter's autism

    Natural flavor and citric acid are label no-nos, per Reid. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)

A Bay Area biochemist thinks she’s found a sort of autism smoking gun: monosodium glutamate, or MSG. It’s a chemical compound almost exclusively connoted with Chinese food, but Katherine Reid points out that it’s found in all but 5% of processed food, largely unbeknownst to us: It appears on the food label only about 1% of the time.